side Yogesh Tripathi

Yogesh Tripathi

Post Baccalaureate Fellow

Responsible AI Deep Learning Reinforcement Learnings

I am an undergraduate in Computer Science Engineering from IIT Madras. My primary interest lies in solving the challenges lying at the intersection of Artificial Intelligence and Society. I primarily work with Deep Learning and Reinforcement Learning techniques, employing them for the social good. I am guided by Prof. Balaraman Ravindran.


Jan 20, 2021
How COVID-19 impacts population movement: A data-driven analysis to study population behavior during a pandemic
Scientific evidence available on the transmission of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that has caused the global outbreak of COVID-19, shows that the disease spreads through droplets launched from an infected person via coughing, sneezing, talking that land on a healthy person in close proximity (less than 6 feet). Epidemiological researchers have found social distancing measures to be very effective in containing the spread of virus in the absence of a proven cure or vaccine.

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