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Name: Pinaki Nath Chowdhury
Email id: pinakinathc[at]gmail[dot]com | p[dot]chowdhury[at]surrey[dot]ac[dot]uk | contact[at]pinakinathc[dot]me
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Professional Information:

>>> I am a 1st year Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) student at the SketchX Lab of Center of Vision, Speech and Signal Processing (CVSSP), University of Surrey, United Kingdom. I am supervised by Dr. Yi-Zhe Song and Prof. Tao Xiang.

>>> I worked for 2.5 years as a Project Linked Person at Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition Unit (CVPRU) of the prestigious Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata (ISI Kolkata). I was supervised by Prof. Umapada Pal, head of CVPRU.

>>> Prior to joining ISI, I worked predominantly at several startup companies using tools such as Node.js, MongoDB, Express.js, React.js, Google Datastore, GraphQL for building web apps. Although my job title was FullStack Developer I loved to work in the backend rather than frontend services. I occassionally contribute to open-sourced repositories with scikit-learn being one of them.

>>> I completed my Bachelor of Technology in Computer Science & Engineering from Kalyani Government Engineering College an autonomous institute affiliated to Maulana Abul Kalam University of Technology (MAKAUT) formally West Bengal University of Technology (WBUT).

>>>  People with whom I have worked



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Yup !! That is me on everyone's lap. I honestly have no idea what I should write about myself but I'll try (you can help me write this section by sending your suggestions to me).
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As you see, I love pizza. I am a bengali boy born in a town known as Durgapur. I love to solve problems...any problem...be it fixing a toy (or rather destroying one) or imagining about how computation can help this planet (not just humans). Some of my shortcomings include: being extremely lazy, getting over-excited by a new idea, and easily distracted even by a fly !! I prioritize doing what you love no matter the odds above everything. I am also very stubborn meaning...I get irritated when I am unable to solve a problem which I want to solve and then solving that problem becomes imperative for me to move on with my life or everything halts around that problem (which might not always be a good thing).