I am a Doctoral candidate in ECE department at University of Maryland, College Park co-advised by Prof. Larry S. Davis and Prof. Tom Goldstein. I am also affiliated to UMIACS and Computer Vision Lab in CfAR.

Prior to joining UMD, I was a Systems Design, Staff-I Engineer at Broadcom Corporation, Bangalore, India, in Mobile and Wireless group and a Design Engineer at Beceem Communications Pvt. Ltd in PHY-SW group. I obtained my Masters Degree in Electrical Engineering from IIT Bombay, India. During my masters, I worked with Prof. Vikram Gadre at TI-DSP Research Lab. I graduated with bachelor's degree in Electrical and Communication Engineering from MIT, Anna University

Problems in 
Large Scale Optimization, Computer Vision, Probabilistic Graphical Models and Deep Learning interest me. In the past I have researched on topics in Error Correcting Codes, Wireless and Green Energy Communication. You can find more details of my work here.

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  • The code for Robust Continuous Clustering is now online.
  • My work on Clustering with Vladlen Koltun from Intel Labs accepted for publication in PNAS journal.
  • Starting April 2017 - Advanced to candidacy.
  • Xerox awarded Travel grant of $2000 for ECCV 2016.
  • US Patent Application filed for "Method and System for Multimedia Processing to identify Concepts in Multimedia."
  • Two papers accepted at ECCV 2016.
  • One paper accepted at CVPR 2016.
  • Summer and Fall 2016 - Interned at Intel Visual Computing Labs at Santa Clara.
  • Summer 2015 - Interned at Xerox Research Center India, Bangalore.