Saim Wani
email saimdwani at gmail dot com

I have recently graduated with a B.Tech in Computer Science from Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IIT Kanpur). I am interested in research related to Machine Learning and Computer Vision, and its applications in building agents exhibiting intelligent behavior.

Previously, I worked with Manolis Savva and Angel X. Chang on embodied navigation. At IIT Kanpur, I worked with Ashutosh Modi on Natural Language Understanding.

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[NEW] MultiON: Benchmarking Semantic Map Memory using Multi-Object Navigation
Saim Wani*, Shivansh Patel*, Unnat Jain*, Angel X. Chang, Manolis Savva
NeurIPS 2020
paper | project | code


Emergent Communication in Collaborative Multi-Object Navigation
Shivansh Patel*, Saim Wani*, Unnat Jain*, Angel X. Chang, Manolis Savva
Under Review


Emotion-Cause Pair Analysis
Aaditya Singh*, Shreeshail Hingane*, Saim Wani*, Ashutosh Modi
Under Review

IITK CS203: Probability and Statistics, Spring 2020 - Teaching Assistant (TA)
IITK CS202: Computational Logic, Spring 2020 - Teaching Assistant (TA)
IITK ESO207: Data Structures and Algorithms, Fall 2019 - Teaching Assistant (TA)
Oct 2020 Released NeurIPS 2020 paper MultiON.
May 2020 Named finalist for Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship India 2020.
Sept 2019 Received Academic Excellence Award at IIT Kanpur.

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