Department of Computer Science
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
E-mail: Combine @illinois.edu and rsamdan2 appropriately.
Other e-mail: Same for @gmail.com and my-first-name.
About meI am a fourth year PhD student and a sixth year graduate student (add 2 for MS) working with Prof. Dan Roth. I work on Machine Learning techniques for Natural Language Processing. More specifically, I work on supervised and un(semi-)supervised learning for structured output prediction for NLP applications. I am also interested in domain adapation and transfer learning for text data.
I have done research internships at Yahoo! Labs, Microsoft Research, and Google Research in the summers of 2008, 2010, and 2012, respectively.
ResumeI am looking for jobs. Here is my CV (updated Dec 18, 2012.)