Aswin Sivaraman

Education

Skills

Programming
  • Python
  • C
  • C++
  • MATLAB
  • Perl
Libraries
  • PyTorch
  • Tensorflow
  • Keras
  • Redis
  • AWS DynamoDB
  • Alexa Skills Kit
Web
  • HTML
  • CSS
  • JavaScript
  • PHP
  • Angular
  • jQuery
  • Node
  • Express
  • RESTful
  • SQL
  • NoSQL
  • MongoDB
  • Bootstrap
  • Foundation
  • Wordpress

Teaching

ENGR-E533 Deep Learning Systems

Associate Instructor

Projects

All projects can be found open-sourced on Github.

Summary

Aswin is a second-year PhD student advised by Professor Minje Kim within the SAIGE Research Lab at Indiana University. He is interested in machine learning applications to music and speech processing applications, addressing tasks like noise reduction, dereverberation, style transfer, transcription, and diarization.

Work Experience

Spotify

Research Scientist Intern

Designed and tested a neural network model which leverages user listening data to identify advertisements within podcasts using only acoustic features

Amazon

Applied Scientist Intern

Implemented a multi-resolution convolutional neural network to generalize audio feature extraction for the Alexa automatic speech recognition (ASR) acoustic modelling team

Qualcomm

Embedded Software Engineer

Developed and supported Diagnostic Services scripts for multiple Snapdragon chipsets, handling change requests from customers and internal engineers

University of Illinois at Urbana-Chamapaign

Teaching Assistant

Helped to create web development course CS498RK (Art of Web Programming) taught by Prof. Ranjitha Kumar by designing lectures, programming assignments, and exams from scratch for over 100 students

Publications

Additional patents, pre-prints, publications are accessible on Google Scholar.