Department of Computer Science,
University of California, Berkeley
PhD student in Artificial Intelligence at UC Berkeley. Advised by Jitendra Malik
and Jack Gallant . Works on brain reading and computer vision. Wishes to understand how human brain represents visual information. Wants to create an artificial vision system at par with humans. Spends time thinking about computational principles that underlie intelligence, inductive reasoning and neural computation. Often hangs out with the folks at Redwood Center of Theoretical Neuroscience. Supported partially by Fulbright Science and Technology Fellowship.
Before coming to Berkeley, I was a student in the department of Electrical Engineering at IIT Kanpur from where I graduated in 2011. In 2010, I was a visiting researcher at Carnegie Mellon and worked with Bhiksha Raj . In 2009, I worked on my first research project with Jonathan Manton at University of Melbourne. For my high-school education I went to Puranchandra Vidyaniketan in Kanpur.
At IIT Kanpur, I served as the General Secretary of Science and Technology Council in 2010-11 and the vice-captain of the institute water-polo team in 2009-10.