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Assistant Professor of Computer Science - joining Duke in Fall 2021

Faculty Area:
Machine learning, natural language processing
bdhingra at cs.duke.edu
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Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon University, 2020
M.Tech., Indian Institute of Technology, 2013


My research focuses on natural language processing, machine learning and knowledge representation.

Selected Publications
  • Learning to Deceive with Attention-Based Explanations. Danish Pruthi, Mansi Gupta, Bhuwan Dhingra, Graham Neubig, Zachary C. Lipton. ACL, 2020.
  • Differentiable Reasoning over a Virtual Knowledge. Bhuwan Dhingra, Manzil Zaheer, Vidhisha Balachandran, Graham Neubig, Ruslan Salakhutdinov, William W. Cohen. ICLR, 2020 (oral, top 2%).
  • PubMedQA: A Dataset for Biomedical Research Question Answering. Qiao Jin, Bhuwan Dhingra, Zhengping Liu, William W. Cohen, Xinghua Lu. EMNLP, 2019.
  • Handling Divergent Reference Texts when Evaluating Table-to-Text Generation. Bhuwan Dhingra, Manaal Faruqui, Ankur Parikh, Ming-Wei Chang, Dipanjan Das, William W. Cohen. ACL, 2019.
  • Combating Adversarial Misspellings with Robust Word Recognition. Danish Pruthi, Bhuwan Dhingra, Zachary C. Lipton. ACL, 2019.