Amazon.com, USA (Nov 2013 – Nov 2014)
I was part of Amazon's speech group that works on speech and language solutions for revolutionalizing how customers interact with Amazon's products and services. Projects such as Echo, Dash, Fire TV and the Mobile Shopping App are illustrative use cases.
I am an author on two pending US patent applications submitted by Amazon.
I spend some of my spare time on android app and text-to-speech voices for Indian languages, thus supporting non-profit efforts to increase literacy for the visually impaired in India.
While at Carnegie Mellon, I have worked on several projects in the area of multilingual speech and language processing. Here is a list of the most recent ones: