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Jay Shah
jayshah@ieee.org
Education
M.S. in Computer Science, 2020
Arizona State University(ASU), USA

B.Tech in Information and Communication Technology, 2018
Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology (DA-IICT), India
Experience
Research AssistantArizona State UniversityTempe, AZDec'18-Present
Working on Hyperspectral Imaging with Machine Learning capabilities, led by Nobel Prize winner Prof. Frank Wilczek and Lamonte H. Lawrence Prof Nathan Newman.
Machine Learning Challenge CuratorHackerRankBengaluru, IndiaJan'18-June'18
Created sets of 20+ ML challenges and reviewing challenges used in HackerRank tests for technical recruiting. Researching the best practices in Software Development, Machine Learning, coding and debugging.
Research AssistantNanyang Technological UniversitySingaporeMay'17-July'17
Significance-based Large-Scale 3D Point Cloud Compression and Management, focusing on improving coding performance in terms of 3D feature selection, point-cloud simplification and significance evaluation according to human perception.
Research AssistantDA-IICTIndiaMay'16-July'16
Authorship Obfuscation Project, rephrasing document of author so that software cannot recognise the original author.
Position of Responsibility
Arizona State University Graduate and Professional Student Association (ASU GPSA)2018-20
Assess strength/weakness of Research Proposals of Doctoral Students for Research Grants.
IEEE Industry Application Society2018-19
  • Subcommittee Chair, Conference Publication and Travel Program (2018-Present)
  • Chairperson, IEEE-IAS Student Branch Chapter, DA-IICT, India (2017-18)
Intel2017-18
Intel Research Student Ambassador. Technical Content Creation for AI community
Projects Completed
Arizona State University, USA
  • Binary neural networks using deterministic and stochastic comparison mechanisms.
  • A POMDP-based Framework for Planning Under Uncertainty
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  • Extracting the Aesthetic Features of an Image using Machine Learning techniques and understanding human- Image correaltion.
  • Neural Networks project for identifying human actions and classifying them.
DA-IICT, India
  • Machine Learning project by CUDA implementation of the decision tree learning algorithm.
  • Database system for Malls located at numerous locations, owned by conglomerate, for data abstraction/queries.
  • Robot controlled using gestures, made using wireless RF modules.
Achievements
IEEE Industry Application Society
  • Poster 'Eco-Vending Machine' won the 1st prize at IEEE-IAS CMD International Robotic Contest.
  • IEEE IAS Travel Grant Award, 2017 and IEEE IAS Travel Grant Award, 2018
Technical Skills
C, C++, Java, Javascript, Python, MATLAB, SQL, HTML/CSS
Major Technical Electives and Interests
Data Mining & Visualisation, Human-Aware AI, Machine Learning, Fundamentals of Statistical Learning, Neural Networks, GPU Programming, Stochastic Simulation, Probability and Statistics, Data-Structures & Algorithms.
Interests
Writing Technical Blogs, Extensive Quora Writer, Reading about Human Psychology, Travelling and VLogging
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