About

I am a second year PhD student under the supervision of Krishna P. Gummadi. My interests include fairness and bias in algorithms, generative modeling and reinforcement learning. You can find my CV here.


Education


Publications

  1. Unifying Model Explanability and Accuracy Through Reasoning Labels,

    by Vedant Nanada, Junaid Ali, Krishna P. Gummadi and Muhammad Bilal Zafar
    In Safety and Robustness in Decision Making (SRDM) Workshop at NeurIPS'19, 2019
    [ PDF]
  2. On the Fairness of Time-Critical Influence Maximization in Social Networks,

    by Junaid Ali, Mahmoudreza Babaei, Abhijnan Chakraborty, Baharan Mirzasoleiman, Krishna P. Gummadi and Adish Singla
    In Human-Centric Machine Learning (HCML) Workshop at NeurIPS'19, 2019
    [ PDF] [ Poster] [ Code ]
  3. Loss-Aversively Fair Classification,

    by Junaid Ali, Muhammad Bilal Zafar, Adish Singla and Krishna P. Gummadi
    in AAAI/ACM Conference on AI, Ethics, and Society (AIES ’19). Acceptance Rate: 32%
    [ PDF] [ Code ] [ Poster]

Teaching