Balaraman Ravindran Home Page
Professor
Email : ravi [at] cse [dot] iitm [dot] ac [dot] in   |   Phone : 4370
Lab(s) : AIDB Lab, IIL Lab.
Link to Personal Homepage

Research Interests :

Machine learning, Reinforcement learning, Social Network Analysis, Data and text mining

Publications : (Last Five, while at IITM)DBLP | View All

  • Temporal Analysis of a Bus Transit Network. 
    Authors : Manju Manohar Manjalavil, Gitakrishnan Ramadurai, Balaraman Ravindran
    Appeared in Complex Networks and Their Applications VIII - Volume 2 Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Complex Networks and Their Applications COMPLEX NETWORKS 2019, Lisbon, Portugal, December 10-12, 2019., Studies in Computational Intelligence, Vol 882, pp.944-954, Dec 2019
  • A New Measure of Modularity in Hypergraphs: Theoretical Insights and Implications for Effective Clustering. 
    Authors : Tarun Kumar, Sankaran Vaidyanathan, Harini Ananthapadmanabhan, Srinivasan Parthasarathy 0001, Balaraman Ravindran
    Appeared in Complex Networks and Their Applications VIII - Volume 1 Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Complex Networks and Their Applications COMPLEX NETWORKS 2019, Lisbon, Portugal, December 10-12, 2019., Studies in Computational Intelligence, Vol 881, pp.286-297, Dec 2019
  • Let's Ask Again: Refine Network for Automatic Question Generation. 
    Authors : Preksha Nema, Akash Kumar Mohankumar, Mitesh Khapra, Balaji Vasan Srinivasan, Balaraman Ravindran
    Appeared in Proceedings of the 2019 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing and the 9th International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing, EMNLP-IJCNLP 2019, Hong Kong, China, November 3-7, 2019, pp.3312-3321, Nov 2019
  • Successor Options: An Option Discovery Framework for Reinforcement Learning. 
    Authors : Rahul Ramesh, Manan Tomar, Balaraman Ravindran
    Appeared in Proceedings of the Twenty-Eighth International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, IJCAI 2019, Macao, China, August 10-16, 2019 (IJCAI 2019) ,pp.3304-3310, Aug 2019
  • Advice Replay Approach for Richer Knowledge Transfer in Teacher Student Framework. 
    Authors : Vaibhav Gupta, Daksh Anand, Praveen Paruchuri, Balaraman Ravindran
    Appeared in Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and MultiAgent Systems, AAMAS '19, Montreal, QC, Canada, May 13-17, 2019, pp.1997-1999, May 2019

(Recent) Teaching : View All  |  Back to top

Jan 2020 - May 2020 : - Big Data Laboratory (CS4830)
Jan 2020 - May 2020 : - Reinforcement learning (CS6700)
Jul 2019 - Nov 2019 : - Causal Inference (CS7370)
Jan 2019 - May 2019 : - Research Methodology (CSE Module) (CS6021)
Jan 2019 - May 2019 : - Reinforcement learning (CS6700)

(Current) Advisees View All  |  Back to top

ProgramNameRoll No.Joining DateFunding
PhDSangameshwar Suryakant PatilCS11D007Jul 2011EXTERNAL
PhDPriyatosh MishraCS13D024Jul 2013PROJECT
PhDSudarsun SanthiappanCS13D030Jul 2013PROJECT
PhDAbhishek GhoseCS15D004Jan 2015PART-TIME
PhDJoseph Hosanna Raj I.CS15D304Jul 2015HTRA
PhDTarun KumarCS15D017Jan 2016HTRA
PhDAvinash SharmaCS16D401Jul 2016HTRA
PhDGautham MuthravichandranCS16D020Dec 2016PARTTIME
MSPrasanna PCS14S016Jan 2014PROJECT (NHTRA)
MSDeepak MittalCS15S014Jan 2015PROJECT
MSGirraj PahariyaCS15S017Jan 2015PROJECT
MSPriyesh VCS15S012Jan 2015PROJECT
MSAkash JainCS15S037Jul 2015PROJECT
MSBeethika TripathiCS15S004Jul 2015HTRA
MSNikita MogheCS16S016Jul 2016PROJECT
MSKarthik ThiagarajanCS16S027Dec 2016PROJECT
MSArjun ManoharanCS17S004Jul 2017HTRA
MSPavan RavishankarCS17S026Jul 2017HTRA
MSKakadiya Ashutosh DilipbhaiCS18S013Jul 2018HTRA
MSRajan Kumar SoniCS18S038Jan 2019HTRA
M.TechVinamr GoelCS15M052Jul 2015HTTA
M.TechRajib Das BhagatCS17M034Jul 2017HTTA
M.TechJeshuren ChelladuraiCS17M017Jul 2017HTTA
B.Tech(DD)Manika AgarwalCS13B044Jul 2013HTTA
B.Tech(DD)Abhishek NaikCS13B030Jul 2013HTTA
B.Tech(DD)Bhambhani Mohan PremchandCS13B036Jul 2013HTTA
B.Tech(DD)Ujjawal SoniCS13B053Jul 2013HTTA
B.Tech(DD)Bhuvan AgrawalCS14B060Jul 2014HTTA
B.Tech(DD)Malla Kavya MrudulaCS14B046Jul 2014HTTA
B.Tech(DD)Rahul RameshCS14B061Jul 2014HTTA