Sarath Chandar

Canada CIFAR AI Chair

Assistant Professor
Department of Computer and Software Engineering, Polytechnique Montreal.

Core faculty member
Mila, the Quebec Institute of Artificial Intelligence

Email: fname [DOT] lname [AT] mila [DOT] quebec
 

I did my Ph.D. at University of Montreal, advised by Yoshua Bengio and Hugo Larochelle. I was 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:

Our work on training RNNs for lifelong learning got accepted in Neural Computation!
Our work on dialogue systems got nominated for best paper awards at ACL 2019!

Recent Publications: