Inderjit S. Dhillon's Brief Biography
Inderjit Dhillon is a Professor of Computer Science and Mathematics at UT Austin, where he is the Director of the ICES Center for Big Data Analytics. His main research interests are in big data, machine learning, network analysis, linear algebra and optimization.
He received his B.Tech. degree from IIT Bombay, and Ph.D. from UC Berkeley.
Inderjit has received several prestigious awards, including
the ICES Distinguished Research Award in 2013,
the SIAM Outstanding Paper Prize in 2011,
the Moncrief Grand Challenge Award in 2010,
the SIAM Linear Algebra Prize in 2006,
the University Research Excellence Award in 2005,
the NSF Career Award in 2001.
He has published over 100 journal and conference papers, and has served on the Editorial Board of the Journal of Machine Learning Research, the IEEE Transactions of Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, Foundations and Trends in Machine Learning and the SIAM Journal for Matrix Analysis and Applications.
Inderjit is an IEEE Fellow and a SIAM Fellow.