Computer Vision Researcher
Prateek Joshi is a Computer Vision and AI researcher along with being a published author of 3 books in this field. He has over 8 years of experience with a primary focus on content-based analysis and deep learning. His work has resulted in multiple patents, tech demos, and research papers at major IEEE conferences.
His blog has been visited in more than 200 countries and has received more than a million page views. You can visit it at www.prateekvjoshi.com. He enjoys blogging about topics such as artificial intelligence, Python programming, abstract mathematics, and cryptography. He has also been featured as a guest author in prominent tech magazines.
He has won many hackathon prizes utilizing a wide variety of image recognition technologies at Facebook, Launch Festival, and DeveloperWeek. In one of the previous startups where he was the first engineer onboard, he developed an iPhone app that was featured in Mashable top 10 apps of 2013. He is an avid coder who is passionate about building game-changing products and knows his way around building things at an extremely rapid pace! He is particularly interested in intelligent algorithms that can automatically understand the content to produce a description in terms of constituent objects.
He graduated from University of Southern California with a Masters degree specializing in Computer Vision. He was elected to become a member of the Honors Society for academic excellence and an ambassador for the school of engineering. He has worked at companies such as Nvidia, Microsoft Research, Qualcomm, and he was the first engineer at a couple of early stage startups in Silicon Valley. You can learn more about him on his personal website at www.prateekj.com.