Sr. Staff Research Scientist, Google AI
Adjunct Faculty, IIT Kanpur
Contact: Google AI Research Lab, No. 3
RMZ Infinity Tower E, Old Madras Road
Bangalore 560 016 India
I lead the Machine Learning Foundations and Optimization team at Google AI, Bangalore, India. My research interests are in machine learning, non-convex optimization, high-dimensional statistics, and optimization algorithms in general. I am also interested in applications of machine learning to privacy, computer vision, text mining and natural language processing.
Earlier, I was a Sr. Principal Research Scientist at Microsoft Research India. I completed my PhD at the University of Texas at Austin under Prof. Inderjit S. Dhillon.
Big move! Joined Google Research, India12 February 2020
Talk on "The Edge of Machine Learning" at TinyML Summit slides3 January 2020
Talk on "SGD-- Marrying Theory and Practice" at TIFR Workshop on Learning Theory slides9 December 2019
Presented three papers at Neurips 201919 November 2019
Gave keynote at ACML 201913 October 2019
Shishir presented our paper at UIST 201914 August 2019
Spotlight Talk at IJCAI 201925 June 2019
Presented our paper on last-point of SGD at COLT 201910 June 2019
Presented two papers at ICML 2019