I am currently the Head of AI Research at Typeface, a generative AI application for enterprise scale personalized content creation.

I am also a Visting Assistant Professor at CSE, IIT Kanpur where I am supervising PhD and MS by Research students in Computer Vision and Machine Learning.

Short bio

I obtained a PhD under the joint supervision of Cordelia Schmid, LEAR now THOTH, INRIA Grenoble, and Frederic Jurie, GREYC CNRS UMR 6072, University of Caen and an Integrated Master of Technology in Mathematics and Computing from the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IIT Delhi), India.

I was, prior to my PhD, a Senior Engineer at the Technology Planning Group of Samsung R&D India and, after my PhD, a Researcher in the Exploratory Research Group of Technicolor R&I, France, with Patrick Perez, a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Max Planck Institute for Informatics, Germany, with Bernt Schiele, an full time Assistant Professor at CSE, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IIT Kanpur), a Researcher at the Media Analytics Group of NEC Labs America, and Co-Founder CEO of TensorTour, Inc.

My Erdős number is at most 4 (G. Sharma - J. B. Srivastava - A. N. Alahmadi - C. Thomassen - P. Erdős).

Research interests

I am broadly interested in Computer Vision and Machine Learning. I have worked closely on problems related to Human Understanding (action and attributes recognition), object detection, multi modal learning, and learning with 3D data.

Please see my Google Scholar page for more information on my research.