I am a first year Ms/PhD student at the College of Information and Computer Sciences at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.

I am broadly interested in the theoretical foundations of Machine Learning. Some speicific areas of interest include Online Learning, Bandits, Statistical Learning Theory, Reinforcement Learning Theory and Convex/Non-Convex/Combinatorial Optimization.

Prior to joining UMass, I was a Budding Scientist at Conduent Labs/Xerox Research Center India from June 2016 to June 2017. I graduted from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur with a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and Engineering in 2016.

My CV: CV

Email: sputta at cs.umass.edu


News

  • I received the Sudha Mishra and Rajesh Jha Scholarship.
  • In summer 2018 I will be interning with Navin Goyal at MSR Bangalore.

Publications

DBLP, Google Scholar

2018

2017