Me in a Nutshell
I am currently a first-year PhD student in the VICO group with Prof. Hakan Bilen in the School of Informatics at the University of Edinburgh.
Previously, I spend some wonderful years in Singapore working as a Research Engineer at A*STAR AI Initiative.
In my research, I am interested in solving problems related to social relationship understanding, emotion recognition and more recently incorporating language understanding for image descriptions.
I majored in electronics and communication as a bachelor student, eventually finding passion for machine learning and it’s applications.
Feel free to drop me an email if you have interesting ideas to discuss.
What's new with me?⭐️ [Sept 2019] !NEW! ♨️ ♨️ Awarded the Graduate Student Fellowship for my PhD studies by the School of Informatics, University of Edinburgh.
⭐️ [Sept 2019] !NEW! ♨️ ♨️ Started my PhD at the University of Edinburgh! Scotland is beautiful.
⭐️ [June 2019] Attended CVPR-2019. Many interesting oral and poster sessions on Language and Reasoning, Recognition, and Few-Shot Learning.
⭐️ [February 2019] Our work on Social Relationship Recognition using Graphs accepted at CVPR, 2019. Thanks and congrats to Keng Teck and Cheston.
⭐️ [February 2019] Our work on predicting listener empathic responses over time accepted at 2019 14th IEEE International Conference on Automatic Face & Gesture Recognition (FG 2019).
⭐️ [December 2018] Won second position in the OMG-Empathy Prediction challenge. Check the Leaderboard for more information. Congrats to Desmond, Xuan and Son. Great team effort.
⭐️ [June 2018] Sponsored by A*STAR to attend the Machine Learning Summer School in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The most amazing two weeks of brainstorming and networking. Buenos Aires is definitely Bohemic!
⭐️ [January 2018] Started as a Research Engineer in Institute of High Performance Computing and A*STAR AI Initiative, Singapore.
⭐️ [August 2017] Succesfully completed my Bachelor Thesis from NTU and IIIT Allahabad with First Class Honours.
⭐️ [Jan 2017] Joined Nanyang Technological University, Singapore as a Research Assistant, under Prof. Lam Siew Kei. The main focus of the project was fast and efficient vehicle detection in videos.