Karthik Soman, PhD

Associate Specialist

Karthik Soman is currently working as an Associate Specialist in the SPOKE project which
deals with the integration of large-scale biomedical data on a knowledge graph. He received
his PhD in Theoretical Neuroscience from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras and
was endowed with the best PhD thesis award. He worked as a postdoc at UC Berkeley. His
previous research works mainly dealt with developing computational models of memory
encoding inside the brain using artificial neural networks. His research interest lies in the
area of machine learning, deep neural networks, data analysis and computational
modelling. His works have been published in reputed peer-reviewed journals.