Sivaraman Balakrishnan

Sivaraman is an Associate Professor with a joint appointment in the Department of Statistics and Data Science, and the Machine Learning Department at Carnegie Mellon. Prior to this he was a postdoctoral researcher at UC Berkeley working with Martin Wainwright and Bin Yu, and before that was a PhD student in Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon. His research interests are broadly in statistical machine learning and algorithmic statistics. Some particular areas that he works on currently include robust statistics, minimax testing, optimal transport and causal inference. See details here: