Resume

Experience

  • ML Scientist (Applied Sceintist – II), core ML, Amazon (2017 – Present).
  • ML Scientist (Applied Sceintist – I), core ML, Amazon (2015 – 2017).
  • Post Doc, Univeristy of Liège and Research Associate, University of Cambridge (2014 – 2015).
  • PhD in Engineering Science (Applied Maths), Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Liège (2010-2014).
  • Dual Degreee (Bachelors and Masters) in Electrical Engineering, IIT Bombay (2005-2010).

Activities

  • Actively involved in the open-source Matlab toolbox Manopt for optimization on manifolds.
  • Organization responsibilities:
    • Co-chairing a session on optimization algorithms at IEEE CDC 2016.
  • Reviewer for Journals:
    • Digital Signal Processing (Elsevier)
    • IEEE Signal Processing Letters
    • IEEE Transactions on Information Theory
    • IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering
    • Numerische Mathematik
    • Numerical Linear Algebra with Applications
    • SIAM Journal on Optimization (SIOPT)
    • SIAM Journal on Scientific Computing (SISC)
    • Systems & Control Letters.
  • Reviewer for Conferences:
    • Amazon Machine Learning Conference (AMLC) 2016, 2017
    • Geometric Science of Information (GSI 2015)
    • IEEE CDC 2014, 2016, 2017
    • IJCAI 2016
    • NIPS 2016, 2017
    • SIGKDD 2016.
  • Work and research visits:
    • IEEE CDC, Las Vegas, December 2016
    • NIPS, Barcelona, December 2016
    • University of Geneva in Switzerland, October 2016.
    • Amazon ML workshop in Berlin, September 2016.
    • ICML in NYC, June 2016.
    • Amazon ML conference in Seattle, April 2016.
    • NIPS in Montreal, Dec 2015.
    • Amazon ML workshop in Goa, November 2015.
    • RANSO workshop in UCL in Belgium, September 2015.
    • Low-rank tensor workshop in Bonn, August 2015.
    • Big data seminar in UCL in Belgium, August 2015.
    • DySCO study day in Liege, April, 2015.
    • IEEE CDC in Los Angeles, December 2014.
    • MTNS in Groningen, July 2014.
    • Low-rank workshop in the Dolomites, Italy 2013.
    • ISMP in Berlin, August 2012.
    • IEEE CDC in Orlando, December 2011.