Chhavi Sharma

Research Scholar                                                                          

Industrial Engineering and Operations Research, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay.

Research Interests 

Distributed Optimization, Convex Optimization, Machine Learning.

Supervisors:

Prof. Vishnu Narayanan

Prof. P Balamurugan

Academic Background

  • M.Sc-Ph.D. in Operations Research (2015- present),  Industrial Engineering and Operations Research, IIT Bombay, Mumbai.
  • B.Sc  Mathematics, NAS College, Meerut.

Workshop Papers

Chhavi Sharma, Vishnu Narayanan, P. Balamurugan, "Distributed Accelerated Inexact Proximal Gradient Method via System of Coupled Ordinary Differential Equations," NeurIPS workshop on Beyond first-order methods in ML, 2019.

Chhavi Sharma, Vishnu NarayananP. Balamurugan, "A Simple and Fast Distributed Accelerated gradient method," OPT ML workshop, 2019.

Awards

ACM-W scholarship award for attending and presenting my research work at NeurIPS workshop on Beyond first-order methods in ML, 2019.

Poster Presentations

Presented a poster titled "A Simple and Fast Distributed Accelerated gradient method" at IITB MInDS Workshop 2020. 

Presented a poster titled "A Simple and Fast Distributed Accelerated gradient method" at OPTML workshop 2019.

Presented a poster titled "Distributed Accelerated Inexact Proximal Gradient Method via System of Coupled Ordinary Differential Equations," at NeurIPS workshop on Beyond first-order methods in ML, 2019.

Presented a poster titled "Distributed Optimization in Machine Learning" at IEOR Day 2018, IIT Bombay.

Internships:

Summer Internship (16-05-2016 to 30-06-2016) at MNIT Allahabad under the supervision
of  Prof. Manoj Kumar.

Teaching Assistants

IITB CEP AIMLP-B3 2021 (Online course for Industry professionals)

IE 501: Optimization Models, Autumn-2021 with Prof. Vishnu Narayanan.

IE 614: Linear Systems, Spring-2021 with Prof. P Balamurugan.

IE 501: Optimization Models, Autumn-2020 with Prof. Vishnu Narayanan.

IE 684: IEOR Lab, Spring-2020 with Prof. P Balamurugan and Prof. N Hemachandra.

IE 507: Modelling and Computations Lab, Autumn-2019  with  Prof. P Balamurugan and Prof. Veeraruna Kavitha.

IE 614: Linear Systems, Spring-2019 with Prof. P Balamurugan.

IE 501: Optimization Models, Autumn-2018 with Prof. Vishnu Narayanan.

IE 709: IEOR for Health Care, Spring-2018 with Prof. Ashutosh Mahajan and Prof. Narayanan Rangaraj.

IE 507: Modelling and Computations Lab, Autumn-2017  with Prof. KS Mallikarjuna Rao.

Positions of Responsibility

Core Team Member (2017-2018) of Yogastha Club, IIT Bombay.

Academic Unit Representative of Academic Affairs, 2017-2018 (AURAA) in PGAC, IIT Bombay.

Contact

Email Id: chhavisharma@iitb.ac.in, chhavisharma760@gmail.com

IEOR lab: (+91) 022 2576 4807