Experience
Education
Bio
My research interests include Deep Learning, Probabilistic Graphical Models, and Large-scale Optimization.

Awards
• Google Focused Award (co-PI), (2017 - 2019)
• Pioneers of AI Research, Nvidia. April 2016
• Canada Research Chair in Statistical Machine Learning. March 2016
• Google Faculty Award. April 2014
• Microsoft Research Faculty Fellowship. April 2013
• Sloan Research Fellowship. May 2013
• Best Student Paper Award, Conference on Uncertainty in Artificial Intelligence. July 2012
• Connaught New Researcher Award. Aug 2012
• Early Researcher Award. Aug 2012
• Canadian Institute for Advanced Research Sep 2011
Fellow of the Neural Computation and Adaptive Perception Program.
• Precarn Scholar, Canada. Sep 2002