Honda Research Institute,
May - August 2016
Worked as a member of the Systems & Control
group on human-machine interaction and the design of
decision-making algorithms for self-driving cars. Mentored
June - August 2011
Summer intern in the Computational User Experiences (CUE)
research group. Worked on applying machine learning
algorithms to human muscle activity data. Mentored by Dan
Morris and Desney
June - August 2009
Summer intern at the Knowledge-Based Systems Group (KBSG) where I
worked on learning by demonstration on the Nao Humanoid
robot. Mentored by Prof.
May - July 2008
Summer intern where I worked on developing video
compression techniques for mobile devices. Mentored by Ajit
Organizing Committee Member for
Adaptive and Learning Agents (ALA) Workshop at AAMAS 2017 (link).
Future of Interactive Learning Machines (FILM) Workshop at NIPS 2016 (link).
Learning Workshop at IJCAI 2016 (link). Sponsored by the Artificial Intelligence Journal (AIJ, an Elsevier publication).
Invited Reviewer for
Adaptive Learning Agents 2014 Special Issue of Connection
Joint International Conference on Development and Learning
and on Epigenetic Robotics, ICDL-EPIROB 2014 (link)
International Conference on Intelligent Robots and
Systems, IROS 2014 (link)
Wiley Statistical Analysis and Data Mining Journal 2013 (link)
Program Committee Member for
Adaptive Learning Agents Workshop at AAMAS 2014 to 2016 (link)
Interactive Machine Learning Workshop at IUI 2013 (link)
Symposium on Robots Learning Interactively from Human
Teachers at AAAI 2012 (link)
International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML) 2013
held in Atlanta, USA. One of six volunteer leaders.
Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (AAMAS) 2016 held
Instructor for Machine Learning (CS 4641) offered in
Summer 2015 at Georgia Tech (course
Cleared the thesis proposal defense in Spring 2015 and
achieved Ph.D. candidacy.
Trusted Tester for Machine Learning (CS 7641), the
online version taught by Prof. Charles Isbell and Prof.
Michael Littman in Spring 2014. This course was offered as
part of the Online Master of Science (OMS) in CS degree
provided by Georgia
Tech in partnership with Udacity and AT&T.
Teaching Assistant for
Reinforcement Learning and Decision Making (CS 8803), an Online MS in CS graduate degree course taught by Prof. Charles Isbell and Prof. Michael Littman in Spring 2017.
Computing, Society and Professionalism (CS 4001) taught by
Prof. Charles E. Phillips in Summer 2013.
Machine Learning (CS 4641) taught by Prof. Charles Isbell
in Spring 2012.
Attended a 2 week summer school on Deep Learning,
Feature Learning (link)
at UCLA, Los Angeles, USA in July 2012.
Cleared the CS qualifying exam in Spring 2012
(includes a comprehensive written component and an oral
Research Assistant at the pfunk
Machine Learning Lab led by Prof. Charles Isbell
Adjunct Member of the Real-Life Reinforcement
Learning Lab (RL3)
led by Prof. Michael Littman
Research Trainee at the WAran Research Foundation (WARFT)
led by Prof. N. Venkateswaran