Giving people the power to share and connect requires constant innovation. At Facebook, research permeates everything we do. We believe the most interesting research questions are derived from real world problems. Working on cutting edge research with a practical focus, we push product boundaries every day. At the same time, we publish papers, give talks, and collaborate broadly with the academic community.

We solve real-world problems that impact millions of people in areas such as:

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Yann LeCun

Director of AI Research

Facebook AI Research (FAIR)

Joaquin Quinonero Candela

Director of Applied Machine Learning

Applied Machine Learning

Lada Adamic

Data Scientist

Data Science