s7dutta at uwaterloo dot ca
I am a PhD student in Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Waterloo, where I
am advised by Stephen Smith.
My research interests are in planning, decision-making, and learning methods for
I did my master's in Systems Design Engineering where I was advised by Bryan Tripp
and Graham Taylor. My
thesis was on the analysis
of one of many differences between biological and artificial neural networks.
I completed my bachelor's in Electrical and Computer
Engineering where I worked with Hamid Tizhoosh on image retrieval, Dana Kulic on behaviour cloning for human motion,
and Stephen Smith on the set traveling salesman problem.
I've collaborated with Shunta Saito and
Masaki Saito at Preferred Networks in Tokyo,
Japan on high resolution video prediction using deep learning. Prior to that, I
Waymo UK (Latent Logic) collaborating with
Joao Messias and Shimon Whiteson on 2D to 3D pose
estimation. I've also had the opportunity to work with Bing
Yin and Erick
improving search ranking using machine learning at Amazon Search, Palo Alto.
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