Portrait of Ashish Kapoor

Ashish Kapoor

Senior Researcher

About

Ashish Kapoor is a researcher with the Adaptive Systems and Interaction Group at Microsoft Research, Redmond. His research interests revolve around Machine Learning and Computer Vision with applications in User Modelling, Affective Computing and Computer-Human interaction scenarios. Ashish holds a Bachelors in Computer Science from the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi and Masters and Doctorate degrees from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Projects

Project Premonition

Established: March 2, 2015

"Project Premonition aims to detect pathogens before they cause outbreaks" Emerging infectious diseases such as Zika, Ebola, Chikungunya and MERS are dangerous and unpredictable. Public health organizations need data as early as possible to predict disease spread and plan responses. But, early data is very difficult to…

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