My name is Sid, short for Siddhartha. I am a postdoc in Professor David Gifford's lab in CSAIL, MIT. Previously I was a Ph.D. student (2011-2017) in the Computer Science Department, School of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University, where I was part of the Systems Biology Lab, advised by Professor Ziv Bar-Joseph.

I hold a B.Sc. in Mathematics-Computer Science from the Computer Science Department at Brown University. At Brown I worked mainly with the Professor Pascal Van Hentenryck and Dr. Meinolf Sellmann

My CV can be found here.

My e-mail is tmfsX AT where X="10"


My research consists of exploring machine learning techniques and their application to biology and computer vision. I'm currently exploring black box optimization and interpretability/disentanglement in machine learning

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