Chinnadhurai Sankar

Chinnadhurai Sankar is a Research Scientist in Facebook AI working on conversational AI. His main research interests are in Deep Learning, Natural Language Processing (NLP), neural approaches to conversational AI and learning efficient text representations. His works have won the best paper awards in SIGDIAL 2019, EACL 2021 (honorable mention) and best paper nomination in ACL 2019. He received his PhD at the MILA lab, Montreal working with Yoshua Bengio, master's degree from Purdue university and his undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineering from IIT Madras.

Chinnadhurai's Publications

October 01, 2021



DVD: A Diagnostic Dataset for Multi-step Reasoning in Video Grounded Dialogue

A video-grounded dialogue system is required to understand both dialogue, which contains semantic dependencies from turn to turn, and video, which contains visual cues of spatial and temporal scene variations. Building such dialogue systems is a challenging problem …

Hung Le, Chinnadhurai Sankar, Seungwhan Moon, Ahmad Beiram, Alborz Geramifard, Satwik Kottur

October 01, 2021