Suriya Gunasekar received her M.S. and PhD degree in Electrical Engineering from The University of Texas at Austin in 2012 and 2016, respectively. She previously obtained her bachelors degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering from National Institute of Technology at Warangal in 2010.
Her research broadly focuses on machine learning and optimization. Her doctoral dissertation was supervised by Prof. Joydeep Ghosh and involved designing statistically consistent estimators for mining matrix valued data in high dimensional estimation settings. Recently, she has been working on problems in structure prediction and constrained optimization towards applications in healthcare.
Suriya has a personally maintained website at http://sgunasekar.github.io/