Researcher at Wadhwani AI
, working on projects related to using AI for Social Good.
PostDoctoral Fellow at Machine Learning Group, University of Toronto and Vector Institute, Canada. Working with Prof. Sanja Fidler
Erasmus Mundus Master of Science in Research on Information and Communication Technologies (MERIT
) at UPC Barcelona, Spain, and KIT Karlsruhe, Germany.
Bachelor of Technology in Electronics and Communications Engineering at National Institute of Technology Karnataka (NITK
), Surathkal, India.
Research Internship at S. Fidler and R. Urtasun's lab, University of Toronto, working on Question-Answering for Movies.
Research Internship at A. Zisserman's lab, University of Oxford, working on face track clustering in TV series data.
Internship at Microsoft Research India, Bangalore, analyzing multi-lingual and audio-visual user authentication.
Project at Indian Space Research Organization Satellite Center, Bangalore, characterizing Si PIN X-ray detectors.
Honors and Awards
Completed my PhD with summa cum laude.
Co-authored successful joint proposal
with LIMSI Paris, France for research on Completely Unsupervised Multimodal Character Identification in Videos. DFG (German Research Foundation) + ANR (French National Agency for Research).
Co-authored successful proposal
for research on Multimedia Analysis, DFG (German Research Foundation).
Project funding to pursue dream project for young scientists, Feasibility Studies for Young Scientists, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany.
Erasmus Mundus MERIT, a two year European Commission scholarship to pursue M.Sc. at European universities.
Robert Bosch Best Project Award for our (team of 3) Bachelor thesis entitled: Compressive Sampling for Video Compression and Pattern Recognition, NITK Surathkal, India.