Sarath Chandar

Montreal Institute for Learning Algorithms
Department of Computer Science and Operations Research
University of Montreal
Email: fname [DOT] lname [AT] mila [DOT] quebec


I will be joining Polytechnique Montreal and Mila as a tenure-track Assistant Professor in the middle of Fall 2019! If you are interested in working with me, read this before emailing me.

I am a fourth year Ph.D. candidate at University of Montreal, advised by Yoshua Bengio and Hugo Larochelle. I am a recepient of the IBM PhD Fellowship for 2018.

Before joining University of Montreal, I was a Research Software Engineer at IBM India Research Lab during August,2014 - May,2015. I obtained my MS by Research at Indian Institute of Technology Madras where I was working with Balaraman Ravindran.

Research Areas:

Recurrent Neural Networks, Lifelong Learning, Reinforcement Learning, Deep Learning, Natural Language Processing, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence.

News:

I will be joining Polytechnique Montreal and Mila as a tenure-track Assistant Professor in the middle of Fall 2019!
Our work on dialogue systems got nominated for best paper awards at ACL 2019!
2 papers accepted at ACL 2019!

Recent Publications: