Dr Aditya Gilra

Lecturer in Machine Learning

Telephone: +44 (0) 114 222 1949

Member of the Machine Learning research group

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Dr. Aditya Gilra is a Lecturer in the Machine Learning Group at the Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of Sheffield, UK, since January 2020.

Earlier, he was a post-doctoral researcher in the groups of: Prof. Gašper Tkačik at the Institute of Science and Technology, Austria, in 2019; Prof Raoul-Martin Memmesheimer at the University of Bonn, Germany, in 2018; and Prof Wulfram Gerstner at the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland, in 2015-2017. He has a background in Computational Neuroscience (PhD - National Centre for Biological Sciences, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Bangalore, India with Prof Upinder S. Bhalla), Physics (Master's - Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai, India) and Electrical & Electronics Engineering (Bachelor's - Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai, India). See also: http://www.adityagilra.net/ .


Research Interests

Dr. Aditya Gilra is interested in how the brain learns motor and cognitive tasks. His research lies at the interface of computational neuroscience, control theory and machine learning. Check out key publications and related code.


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