Daniel George

 Daniel George

Contact Information

Department of Astronomy
133 Astronomy
1002 West Green St.
Urbana, IL
MC 221
PhD Student, Research Assistant, CSE Fellow
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Biography

Daniel is a PhD student in Astronomy, with a fellowship in Computational Science and Engineering, at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He obtained his Bachelor's degree in Engineering Physics, with Honors, from IIT Bombay. He is currently a Research Assistant in the Gravity Group at the National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA), a member of the LIGO, NANOGrav, and Dark Energy Survey (DES) collaborations, and an LSST Data Science Fellow, working at the interface of deep learning, high-performance computing, and gravitational wave and multimessenger astrophysics. He is also a part-time intern working on deep learning and natural language processing at Wolfram Research. His long-term interests lie in applying cutting-edge computer science and technology, especially artificial intelligence, to accelerate discoveries in the fundamental sciences.

Research Interests

  • Gravitational Wave and Multimessenger Astrophysics
  • Machine Learning, Deep Learning
  • Signal Processing, Data Science
  • High Performance Computing, Numerical Relativity
  • LIGO, LSST, DES
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Artificial Intelligence

Education

  • Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay - Bachelor of Technology in Engineering Physics

Distinctions / Awards

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