About me

  • I am a 5th Year PhD student at Arizona State University, Tempe, United States of America in the Cognition-Intelligence(CogInt) Lab - WIP Website under guidance of Dr. Chitta Baral
  • I love to experiment in Natural Language Processing area with focus on applications in Cybersecurity, Biomedical and Numerical domains
  • I have been a Research Intern at Microsoft Research (MSR group Knowledge, Reasoning and Learning (KRL))
  • Prior to Starting PhD, I worked for 7 years in India
  • Apart from academics I like to draw portraits, play table-tennis and cricket, run, travel to places without crowd



  • Natural Language Processing, Machine Learning, Knowledge representation, Deep Learning, Computer Vision, Clinical NLP.


  • Natural Language (NL), Biomedical (BMI), Cybersecurity (SEC), Numerical (NUM)


  • Community Question Answering - Question Tagging
  • Open-Book Question Answering - Multi-step Reasoning (NL), Information Retrieval (NL), Commonsense Reasoning (NL), Reasoning about
  • Information Extraction - Named-Entity Recognition (BMI), Structure Generation from unstructured Texts (SEC), Decompiled Code Analysis (SEC)
  • Reasoning - Multi-hop (NL), Commonsense (NL), Effects of actions (NL), Numeracy (NUM)
  • Semantic Textual Similarity
  • Object Recognition

Skills & Coursework

  • Coursework
    • Natural Language Processing, Bio-Medical NLP, Data Mining, Knowledge Representation and Reasoning
    • Statistical Machine Learning, Pattern recognition
    • Software Security, Mobile Computing, Theory of Computation
  • Programming Languages & DB : C, C++, Core Java, Python, PL/SQL, MySQL
  • NLP/ML Tools, Libraries : Transformers, Scikit-Learn, Pytorch, AllenNLP, Spacy, Pandas, Pytorch-Lightning, OpenCV
  • Version Control Tools : Git
  • Bug Trackers : Bugzilla, JIRA
  • Misc : Elasticsearch, docker

Other Things I like to do

  • Drawing Portraits, Playing TT (Ping Pong), Playing Cricket, Running, Long Walks, Swimming, Cooking food I love to eat.