I am a Ph.D. student in Computer Science at UIUC advised by Svetlana Lazebnik.
Earlier, I graduated with a B.Tech. in Electrical Engineering from IIT Kanpur.
I am broadly interested in Computer Vision, Reinforcement Learning, Embodied AI, and Robotics.
Previously, I was a visiting scholar in GrUVi lab at Simon Fraser University working with Manolis Savva and Angel X. Chang. During my undergraduate stay at IIT Kanpur, I worked with Vinay P. Namboodiri on attention, explainability and uncertaintly in Vision and Language.
|Sept 2021||Serving as reviewer for ECCV 2022, CVPR 2022, and TPAMI.|
|Sept 2021||Paper on Language-Aligned Waypoints in VLN accepted in EMNLP 2021.|
|Sept 2021||Serving as program committee in EXplainable AI approaches for debugging and diagnosis workshop in NeurIPS 2021.|
|July 2021||Paper on emergent communication in embodied agents accepted at ICCV 2021.|
|Jun 2021||Panelist in a discussion on navigation agents at Embodied AI Workshop, CVPR 2021.|
|Apr 2021||Accepted UIUC CS Ph.D. offer! Will join Fall 2021.|
|Jan 2021||Hosting the MultiON challenge at Embodied AI Workshop, CVPR 2021.|
|Sept 2020||Paper on Multi-Object Navigation got accepted at NeurIPS 2020.|
|May 2020||Named finalist for Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship India 2020.|
|Jan 2020||Joining Simon Fraser University as a visiting researcher.|
|Feb 2020||Paper on Explanations for Visual Question Answering got accepted at WACV 2020.|
|Oct 2019||Paper on Visual Explanation got accepted at ICCV 2019.|
|Oct 2019||Paper on Multimodal Attention Network got accepted at ICCV ISV Workshop 2019.|
|Sept 2018||Received Academic Excellence Award for meritorious performance at IIT Kanpur.|