 Name : Arun Iyer
 Current Position :
 Senior Applied Scientist at Microsoft Research Lab India from Oct 2016  Present

In the Past :
 PhD Candidate at IIT Bombay, 2011  2016
 Autumn 20112012 Courses : Web Search and Mining (C), Convex Optimization (C), Foundations of Machine Learning (C), Linear Optimization (A), Applied Linear Algebra (A)
 Spring 20112012 Courses : Communication Skills and Presentation (NC), Advanced Machine Learning (C), Topics in Machine Learning (A)
 Coursera: Game Theory, Game Theory II: Advanced Applications, Model Thinking
 Udacity: Deep Learning
 Interned at Google, Mountain View from April 2015  July 2015
 Interned at Yahoo! Labs, Barcelona from Oct 2014  Jan 2015
 Research Scholar at Yahoo! Labs, Bangalore, 2011  2014
 Research Engineer at Yahoo! Labs, Bangalore, 2007  2011
 Worked in areas involving : Extraction Management System, Deep Web Crawling Effort, Attribute Extraction and a specific class of Matching Problem
 Finished M.Tech from IIT Kanpur, 2005  2007
 Courses Taken : Machine Learning & Knowledge Discovery (C), Category Theory (C), Computational Number Theory and Algebra (C), Data Streaming (C), Randomized Algorithms (C), Learning with Kernels (C), Topics in Biocomputing (C)
 Thesis : Temporal Difference Learning using Online Support Vector Regression
 Advisor : Prof. Harish Karnick
 Finished B.E from University of Mumbai, 2001  2005
 Final Year Project : Neural Network Simulator
 PhD Candidate at IIT Bombay, 2011  2016
 Areas of Interest : Machine Learning, Information Extraction and Information Retrieval