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Lalit Jain
Office: 425
PACCAR Hall

Curriculum vitae:

Foster School of Business
University of Washington
Box: 111138
Seattle, Washington 98195

Lalit Jain

Assistant Professor

Education

PhD University of Wisconsin-Madison
MA University of Waterloo
BM University of Waterloo

Academic Expertise

machine learning

Current Research

Multi-Armed Bandits, Large Scale Multiple Hypothesis Testing, Crowdfunding and Micro-Lending

Positions Held

Distinguished Faculty Fellow, Foster Customer Analytics Center
Assistant Professor, Michael G. Foster School of Business, University of Washington, since 2020
Postdoc, Computer Science and Engineering, University of Washington, 2018-2020
Postdoc, Department of Mathematics, University of Washington, 2016-2018

Selected Publications

  1. Sequential Experimental Design for Transductive Linear Bandits
    Journal Article:Jain, L., Jamieson, K., Ratliff, L., Fiez, T., (2019). Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems,
  2. A Bandit Approach to Sequential Experimental Design with False Discovery Control
    Journal Article:Jain, L., Jamieson, K., (2018). Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems, pp. 3660-3670.
  3. Firing Bandits: Optimizing Crowdfunding
    Journal Article:Jain, L., Jamieson, K., (2018). International Conference on Machine Learning, pp. 2211-2219.
  4. Finite sample prediction and recovery bounds for ordinal embedding
    Journal Article:Jain, L., Jamieson, KG., Nowak, R., (2016). Advances In Neural Information Processing Systems, pp. 2711-2719.