Portrait of Shital Shah

Shital Shah

Principal Research Software Engineer

About

Shital Shah is principal research software engineer at Microsoft Research AI. His interests include simulation, autonomous vehicles, robotics, deep learning and reinforcement learning. He has been working at Microsoft for 14 years architecting, designing and developing large scale distributed machine learning systems. He has contributed in research and engineering in various roles at Microsoft including technical lead, architect, engineering manager and research engineer. Previously at Bing, he founded and led the team to design and develop distributed machine-learned clustering platform for web-scale data. At Microsoft Research, he conceived and lead the development of AirSim, a physically and visually realistic cross-platform simulator for AI research. Most recently, he developed TensorWatch, a new system for debugging and visualizing machine learning.