I was born and brought up in Kolkata, India. I have a Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech.) degree in Computer Science and Engineering from National Institute of Technology Calicut, India. I am currently a PhD student in the Department of Computer Science, University of Southern California. My research interests are in Deep Learning and Representation Learning, especially for image semantics and healthcare applications. I am interested in developing new algorithms and applications at the intersection of these fields.
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Teaching Assistant • Jan 2017 - Present
I work as a Teaching Assistant for USC CSCI 104L (Data Structures and Object Oriented Design). I help oranize lab sessions, hold office hours and grade assignments and tests.
Research Assistant • Aug 2014 - Apr 2016 • Aug 2016 - Dec 2016
I worked as a Research Assistant to my PhD advisor, Prof. Raghavendra, in the Predictive Analytics lab. I worked on projects involving oilfield data and those involving healthcare data. I continue to work on healthcare projects as a part of my PhD research.
Software Engineering Intern • May 2016 - Aug 2016
I worked with the GeForce NOW team on various use-cases of machine learning and deep learning to improve their service and monitor their system.
Visiting Research Scholar • May 2013 - Jul 2013
I worked with Prof. Knoblock and his team on the task of predicting the next location of a smartphone user using sparse GPS data. I also worked on designing workflows for adding Data Mining features to their Data Integration project, Karma.
PhD in Computer Science• Currently Pursuing
I am currently pursuing a PhD in Computer Science at University of Southern California. My research interests include Machine Learning applications in multiple domains with a focus on Deep Learning, Representation Learning, Image Semantics and Healthcare. I am co-advised by Prof. Raghavendra and Prof. Nataraja. I work on projects involving semantic verification and retrieval of images. I also work on multiple projects to improve healthcare through Machine Learning. I am enrolled in the Health, Technology and Engineering (HTE@USC) program in which I work with medical students at USC Keck School of Medicine to come up with innovations to improve healthcare.
BTech in Computer Science and Engineering • Gold Medalist • May 2014
I completed Bachelor of Technology in Computer Science and Engineering with the Gold Medal at National Institute of Technology Calicut, India.