I am a Research Engineer in the Industry Solutions group at IBM Research, Bengaluru, India. I did my M.Tech in Computer Science & Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi specializing in Machine Learning and Natural Language Processing. At IIT Delhi, I was a part of the Data Analytics group and was advised by Prof. Mausam. My thesis on Open Information Extraction(Open IE) from numerical and conjunctive sentences (published in ACL '17 and COLING '18) was awarded the best M.Tech thesis at IIT Delhi. I completed my B.E. also in Computer Science & Engineering from Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India. I worked for a year at Adobe Systems India as a software developer in the Acrobat Reader team.
At IBM Research, I have mostly worked at the intersection of NLP and its applications to educational technologies. Check out my recent papers on Automatic Short Answer Grading for Watson Tutor. Recently, I have started looking at text segmentation problems for biology domain, with a greater goal of enhancing personalized learning in a medical tutor. My broad research interests are in Information Extraction, Natural Language Processing, Machine Learning and Deep Learning.