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I am a Post-Doctoral Research Associate at the Computational Language Understanding Lab at the University of Arizona. I work with Dr. Mihai Surdeanu. I have a Joint-PhD in Computer Science from IIT Bombay and Monash University.

Research Interests:

  • Information Extraction & Knowledge Base Population
  • Machine Learning
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Semi-supervised Learning for Natural Language Processing
  • Deep Learning, Representation Learning
  • Neuro-Symbolic Reasoning


  • Attended COLING 2018 in Santa Fe. Link to my presentation.
  • Our paper titled "Visual Supervision in Bootstrapped Information Extraction" has been accepted to EMNLP 2018.
  • Our paper titled "An Exploration of Three Lightly-supervised Representation Learning Approaches for Named Entity Classification" has been accepted to COLING 2018.
  • Attended NAACL-HLT 2018 in New Orleans, LA. [poster]
  • Our paper titled "Keep your bearings: Lightly-supervised Information Extraction with Ladder Networks that avoids Semantic Drift " has been accepted to NAACL-HLT 2018. [link]
  • Attended the NW-NLP2018 workshop in Seattle, WA. [talk]