I am a Senior Research Scientist at Netflix working on Recommendations. Prior to that, I was a Senior Research Scientist at Adobe Research. I completed my PhD from the department of Computer Science and Engineering at University of Minnesota, Twin Cities in Jan 2013. My advisor was Prof. Vipin Kumar. Awards Explorations in Science through computation award, SC 2011. Best poster at the ACM student research competition, GHC 2012. Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship, UMN 2012. Best poster award, MinneWIC 2012. Best student paper, CIDU 2011.