Vineeth N Balasubramanian


Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Head, Department of Artificial Intelligence
Indian Institute of Technology, Hyderabad

Academic Block B, Room 314
Kandi, Sangareddy 502 285
Telangana, INDIA
Phone: +91 40 2301 6357

Email: (First name)(Middle Initial)(Last Name Initial)-at-(domain)

Research Interests

Deep Learning, Machine Learning, Computer Vision, Optimization, Real-world Applications. If you want to know moreā€¦.

OPEN POSITIONS: Please visit this link for open positions in our group.

Recent News

  • (Jul 2021): Our course on Deep Learning for Computer Vision on NPTEL is being re-offered from Jul-Oct 2021; here is the link for those interested to register.

  • (Jul 2021): Serving as Area Chair at CVPR 2022.

  • (May 2021): Congratulations to Sai Srinivas on being awarded the prestigious Prime Minister's Research Fellowship (PMRF), the 3rd PMRF Fellow in our group!

  • (May 2021): Grateful to be interviewed by Analytics India Magazine here.

  • (Mar 2021): Received the Google Research Scholar Award (earlier known as Google Faculty Research award). Grateful to Google Research for the support.

  • (Mar 2021): Grateful for the recognition as Outstanding Reviewer at ICLR 2021, credit to the excellent subreviewers in our group - Arghya, Puneet, Anindya, Sai Vikas and Rahul - for all the support.

  • (Mar 2021): Our work on open-world object detection is accepted at CVPR 2021 (as Oral). Congratulations to Joseph! This is joint work with MBZUAI, Abu Dhabi.

  • (Feb 2021): Our project for a 3D-imaging based vein intrusion guide system was awarded the prestigious SreePVF Research Grant award for 2021. This project is a collaboration with Dr Vandana Sharma (PI, Dept of Physics) and Dr Mahati Chittem (Dept of Liberal Arts).

  • (Feb 2021): Serving as Program Co-chair of ACML 2021, and Associate Editor of Pattern Recognition journal (impact factor: 7.2).

  • (Feb 2021): Grateful to be interviewed for the IEEE Signal Processing Newsletter here.

  • (Dec 2020): Congratulations to Hari Chandana on being awarded the prestigious Prime Minister's Research Fellowship (PMRF)!

  • (Dec 2020): Our MTech student, Chaitanya, is selected for the Shastri Indo-Canadian Student Research Fellowship. He will intern with Prof Animesh Garg at Univ of Toronto as part of the fellowship. Congratulations!

  • (Dec 2020): Co-organizing the AutoNue workshop at CVPR 2021. Please consider participating.

  • (Dec 2020): Two papers accepted at AAAI 2021. Congratulations to Ravi, Yash, Rahul, Anindya, Anirban!

  • (Nov 2020): Our work on generalized zero-shot learning is accepted at WACV 2021. Congratulations to Shivam!

  • (Nov 2020): Our work on choosing the initial pool for deep active learning methods is accepted at the interesting Pre-register workshop at NeuriPS 2020. Congratulations to Akshay, Vikas and Chaitanya!

  • (Oct 2020): Congratulations to Gowtham on being awarded the prestigious Prime Minister's Research Fellowship (PMRF)!

  • (Sep 2020): Our work on meta-consolidation for continual learning is accepted at NeurIPS 2020. Congratulations to Joseph!

  • (Aug 2020): Offering a course on Deep Learning for Computer Vision on NPTEL starting in September. Here is the link for those interested to register.

  • (Aug 2020): Grateful to Microsoft Research India for their first postdoctoral funding grant in India. Welcome to Dr Sandesh Kamath for joining our group as a postdoc under this grant.

  • (Jul-Aug 2020): Grateful for the recognition as Top Reviewer at ECCV 2020, Outstanding Reviewer at BMVC 2020; also serving as Area Chair of IJCAI 2021, elevated as Senior Member of IEEE.

  • (Jul 2020): Two papers accepted at BMVC 2020. Please see details here.

  • (Jul 2020): Our work on training deep neural networks through alternate minimization, an alternate approach to backpropagation, is accepted at Elsevier Neural Networks.

  • (Jul 2020): Our work on attributional robustness training is accepted at ECCV 2020. This is joint work with Adobe. Congratulations to Puneet, and all our collaborators at Adobe: Mayank, Nupur, Abhishek and Balaji!

  • (Jun 2020): Puneet's work gets accepted at ECML-PKDD 2020. Congratulations to Puneet and Vedant, our 3rd- and 2nd-year undergraduate students.

  • (Jun 2020): Arghya is accepted for the CVPR 2020 Doctoral Consortium, congratulations!

  • (May 2020): Our work on retrospection while training neural network models is accepted at KDD 2020. This is joint work with Adobe. Congratulations to Surgan, and all our collaborators at Adobe: Ayush, Piyush, Mausoom and Balaji!

  • (May 2020): Grateful to Adobe for their unrestricted research gift.

  • (Mar 2020): Our DaiSEE dataset was inaccessible for a few days, and is back online now here.

  • (Jan 2020): Our work on ‘‘Human Machine Collaboration for Face Recognition’’ was a Best Paper Award runner-up at CODS-COMAD 2020. This was joint work with Prof Jawahar and Prof Sujit at IIIT-H.

  • (Dec 2019): 1 more paper accepted at WACV 2020 (2nd round). 4 papers accepted in WACV 2020 in total. Please see details here.

  • (Sep 2019): 3 papers accepted at WACV 2020 (1st round)! Details here. Our WACV’20 work on using self-supervision for meta-learning will also be presented at the NeuRIPS 2019 Workshop on Meta-Learning.

  • (Sep 2019): Our ICML 2019 work on computing causal attributions for neural network models featured in the media. Details here.

  • (Aug 2019): Joseph wins the TCS PhD Fellowship. Congratulations! Grateful to TCS for the support.

  • (Aug 2019): Happy to share that our group students, Sukrut received the President of India Gold Medal, Vaibhav received the Gold Medal for Academic Excellence and Co-Curricular Activities, Nehal received the Silver Medal for MTech, and Rahul received the Silver Medal for BTech (ES) in this year's convocation. Congratulations to all of them!

  • (Jun-Aug 2019): Grateful for the recognition as Outstanding Reviewer at CVPR 2019, serving as Area Chair of CVPR 2020 and on Senior PC of AAAI 2020.

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