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Blog

Don't take the post dates on this page as a measure of how often I blog. I update my Books page and Euler page quite often.

2018 Books

Posted: 1 January 2018

Artemis - Andy Weir Elon Musk - Ashlee Vance Homo Deus - Yuval Noah Harari Merchants of Doubt - Naomi Oreskes & Erik M. Conway The Looming Tower - Lawrence Wright Sapiens - Yuval Noah Harari Shoe Dog - Phil Knight Tell Tale - Jeffrey Archer The Three Secret Cities...

Research Assistant

Posted: 10 November 2017

EDIT on 29th December 2017. Deep Learning research is moving so quickly. The idea I had for the paper I was trying to write was released by NVIDIA on December 4th 2017. They probably submitted it for CVPR 2018. Note that I’m not saying I could have achieved their results...

ICML 2017

Posted: 6 August 2017

This is the first ever academic conference that I’m attending. I paid for it out of my own pocket because I wanted to experience first hand what an academic conference is like. This is an uncurated rant. Day 1 - Tutorials Interpretable Machine Learning Recent Advances in Stochastic Convex and...

Non Determinism

Posted: 30 June 2017

This is the post that never made it to TensorFlow documentation. I’ve been working on Distributed Deep Learning lately and learnt more about GPUs and Parallel Programming and all the inherent non-determinism in operations where order is not guaranteed. I was working on a PR for this issue but as...

Telegram Lumberjack

Posted: 28 May 2017

Telegram has lots of embedded games recently. My friends are going crazy over these Telegram games and are scoring ridiculously high scores. I particularly liked the Lumberjack game and Karate Kido. However, I was nowhere nearly as good as them. Becoming good requires lots of practice; time which I was...