Curriculum Vitae

Research Interests

  • Natural Language Processing
    • Information Extraction
    • Natural Language Generation
    • Question Answering
  • Computer Vision
    • Image/Video Captioning
    • Visual Question Answering
    • Visual Grounding


Education

  • 9/2019 - Present: Ph.D. in Computer Science, advised by Dr. Heng Ji, Blender Lab, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
  • 9/2016 - 5/2019: M.S. in Computer Science, advised by Dr. Heng Ji, Blender Lab, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
  • 9/2012 - 5/2016: B.S. in Mathematics and Computer Science with highest honors, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.


Work Experience

  • 9/2018 - 12/2018: Internship at IBM, advised by Dr. Michael Witbrock and Dr. Achille Fokoue.
  • 5/2017 - 8/2017: Internship at the Adelphi Laboratory Center, advised by Dr. Clare R. Voss.
  • 6/2016 - 8/2016: Internship at the Adelphi Laboratory Center, advised by Dr. Stephen Tratz.
  • 5/2015 - 8/2015: Internship at FactSet Research Systems Inc., supervised by John Kuo.
  • 5/2014 - 8/2014: Undergraduate research assistant at the Rensselaer Artificial Intelligence and Reasoning Lab, advised by Dr. Selmer Bringsjord.