Grants & Funding


  1. Ph.D. Neuroinformatics, University of Edinburgh, 2008
    Thesis: Bayesian Multisensory Perception
    Advisor: Sethu Vijayakumar
    Examiners: Carl Rasmussen and Amos Storkey

  2. MSc, Neuroinformatics, University of Edinburgh, 2004
    Thesis: Functional Organization & Plasticity in the Vestibulo-Ocular Reflex
    Advisor: Mayank Dutia

  3. MSc, Informatics, University of Edinburgh, 2003
    Thesis: Optimal Learning in Neurons with Active Dendritic Spines
    Advisor: David Barber

  4. BA, Computer Science, University of Cambridge, 2002
    Dissertation: A Probabilistic Approach for Commodity Eye-Tracking
    * Best Dissertation Prize, University of Cambridge Computer Laboratory
    * UK SET Computer Science Student of the Year Award
    Advisor: David Mackay

Professional Experience

  1. Samsung AI Centre, Cambridge, UK
    Princial Scientist, 2019-
    Projects: Automatic Speech Recognition, Computer Vision, Meta-Learning, Neurosymbolic Learning, Reasoning in Knowledge Graphs
  2. Vision Semantics Limited, United Kingdom
    Consultant, 2009-2016
    Projects: MCT (Reidentification), Super Resolution, Egocentric Behaviour Profiling
  3. Queen Mary University of London, United Kingdom
    Postdoctoral Researcher, 2008-2012
    Projects: SAMURAI

Academic and Services

    Associate Editor

    • IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (2019-)
    • IET Computer Vision (2016-2019)

    Program Chair

    • BMVC 2018

    Area Chair/SPC

    • NeurIPS 2021
    • CVPR 2021
    • ECCV 2020, ECCV 2018
    • ICCV 2021, ICCV 2017
    • AAAI 2019, IJCAI 2019, ACL 2018
    • IEEE WACV 2016. BMVC 2017/18/19/20


    • CVPR, ICCV, ECCV, ICLR, ICML, NIPS, SIGGRAPH, ACM MM, ICMR, WACV, ACCV, AVSS, ICPR, ACPR, BMVC (* Distinguished Reviewer Award 2012)

    Journal Reviewer

    • IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence
    • IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering
    • IEEE Transactions on Image Processing
    • IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, Part B
    • IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics
    • IEEE Transactions on Human Machine Systems
    • IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks
    • IEEE Transactions on Visualisation and Computer Graphics
    • IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology
    • IEEE Transactions on Multimedia
    • ACM Transactions on Intelligent Systems and Technology
    • ACM TOMM
    • Artificial Intelligence
    • International Journal of Computer Vision (IJCV)
    • Image and Vision Computing
    • Computer Vision and Image Understanding (CVIU)
    • Expert Systems with Applications
    • International Journal of Robotics Research
    • International Conference on Robotics & Automation
    • Neurocomputing
    • Signal Processing
    • IEEE Signal Processing Letters
    • Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference
    • Journal of Electronic Imaging
    • SPIE Optical Engineering
    • Advances in Artificial Intelligence
    • IET Intelligent Transport Systems
    • International Journal of Multimedia Information Retrieval

    Funding Agencies

    • Member of EPSRC Peer Review college
    • Reviewer: ERC, EPSRC, NSERC, Leverhulme, CHIST-ERA