Neeraj Varshney

Ph.D. student
Natural Language Processing (NLP)
School of Computing & AI
Arizona State University
nvarshn2 at asu dot edu

I'm a third year Ph.D. student at Arizona State University working in Natural Language Processing/Understanding with Dr. Chitta Baral.

I work in Question Answering, Selective Prediction, Robustness, Learning from Less Supervision, Multi-task Learning, Efficient Evaluations and several other areas of Natural Langauge Understanding. I'm proficient in developing and applying state-of-the-art ML/NLP techniques in Python using libraries such as PyTorch, PyTorch-Lightning, Transformers, and Spacy.


May 23, 2022

Presented my papers at ACL 2022 in Ireland.

*Summer 2022

Applied Scientist internship at Amazon Science in Seattle.

Apr 15, 2022

Awarded Spring 2022 ASU GPSA Travel Award.

Apr 7, 2022

Awarded registration support from Repl4NLP workshop @ACL 2022.

Mar 30, 2022

Awarded Graduate College Travel Award from ASU.

Mar 8, 2022
Feb 26, 2022
Fall 2021

Mentered class projects for Natural Language Processing course at ASU.

Aug 2019

Started Computer Science Ph.D. program at Arizona State Univeristy.

July 2018

Joined Microsoft India as a Software Developer.

June 2018

Completed B.E. in Computer Science with Distinction (GPA: 9.11) at Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani.

Fall 2018

Internship at Microsoft.

Summer 2017

Internship at Samsung R&D Institute.

Summer 2016

Internship at Valuefirst Digital Media.

Aug 2014

Started B.E. in Computer Science at Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani.