Recent Publications

. Neural Message Passing for Multi-Label Classification. 2019.

. GaKCo: a Fast GApped k-mer string Kernel using COunting. ECML-PKDD, 2017.


. Attend and Predict: Understanding Gene Regulation by Selective Attention on Chromatin. NIPS, 2017.


Grants and Awards


  • Machine Learning (Fall 2019)
  • Introduction to Algorithms (Fall 2016 and Spring 2017)
  • Introduction to Databases (Fall 2016 and Spring 2017)

My Reading List

Some of my favorites

Thinking Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman
When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi
The Craftsman by Richard Sennett
Being Mortal by Atul Gawande
The Club: Johnson, Boswell, and the Friends Who Shaped an Age by Leo Damrosch
The Happiness Hypothesis: Finding Modern Truth in Ancient Wisdom by Jonathan Haidt
Ru by Kim Thuy
Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind by Yuval Noah Harari
Changing my Mind by Zadie Smith
Frantumaglia: A Writers Journey by Elena Ferrante
Orfeo by Richard Powers