Ekaterina Abramova

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Management Science and Operations

PhD (Imperial College London) MSc (Birkbeck, University of London) BSc (Loughborough University)

Ekaterina Abramova holds a PhD in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning from Imperial College London, an MSc in Financial Engineering from Birkbeck University of London, and a BSc in Chemistry with Forensic Analysis from Loughborough University. Her research specialises in the reinforcement learning branch of machine learning, with a particular focus on solving nonlinear optimal control problems. Additionally she is interested in python programming, algorithmic trading, statistics and the application of machine learning and econometric techniques to financial data analysis and forecasting. Her work has been included in various journals including the European Workshop on Reinforcement Learning and ICCSW.

Teaching portfolio

Our teaching offering is updated annually. Faculty and programme material are subject to change.


Core courses

  • Data Analytics for Finance
  • Introduction to Python for Data Science
  • Introduction to R for Data Science
  • Machine Learning for Big Data