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Robot Learning with a Spatial, Temporal, and Causal And-Or Graph

May 2016

Caiming Xiong, Nishant Shukla (corresponding author), Wenlong Xiong, Song-Chun Zhu

ICRA 2016 - IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation

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Hematocrit Analysis Through the Use of an Inexpensive Centrifugal Polyester-Toner Device with Finger-to-Chip Blood Loading Capability

May 2016

Brandon Thompson, Rachel Gilbert, Maximo Mejia, Nishant Shukla, Doris Haverstick, Gavin T. Garner, James Landers

Analytical Chemistry Acta    featured article

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Task Learning through Visual Demonstration and Situated Dialogue

February 2016

Changsong Liu, Joyce Y. Chai, Nishant Shukla, Song-Chun Zhu

AAAI'16 Workshop on Symbiotic Cognitive Systems

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A Unified Framework for Human-Robot Knowledge Transfer

November 2015

Nishant Shukla, Caiming Xiong, Song-Chun Zhu

2015 AAAI Fall Symposium on AI for Human-Robot Interaction (AI-HRI 2015)

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Joint Learning from Video and Caption

December 2015

Tingran Wang, Nishant Shukla, Caiming Xiong, Song-Chun Zhu

ICCV Workshop on Closing The Loop Between Vision and Language (CLVL), 2016

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Rapid detection of Clostridium difficile via magnetic bead aggregation in cost-effective polyester microdevices with cell phone image analysis

In Review

Jacquelyn DuVall, Scott T Cabaniss, Morgan L Angotti, John H Moore, Mayuresh Abhyankar, Nishant Shukla, Daniel L Mills, Bryan G Kessel, Gavin T Garner, Nathan S Swami, James P Landers

Biosensors and Bioelectronics

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Cost-Effective Polyester-Toner Microdevices with Cell Phone Detection for Field-Test Colorimetric Reactions, Such as Explosives and Narcotics

Patent Pending, expires November 2016

We report a portable image analysis system for centrifugal devices with reagent storage.

Shannon Krauss, James Landers, Nishant Shukla

U.S. Provisional Patent No. 62/245,473

Optical Imaging of Paramagnetic Bead-DNA Aggregation Inhibition Allows for Low Copy Number Detection of Infectious Pathogens

June 2015

Jacquelyn A DuVall, Juliane C Borba, Nazly Shafagati, Deborah Luzader, Nishant Shukla, Jingyi Li, Kylene Kehn-Hall, Melissa M Kendall, Sanford H Feldman, James P Landers

PloS one 10 (6)

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Protein and Hematocrit Quantitation from Whole Blood on Polyester-Toner Laser-Printed Microfluidic Discs with Cell Phone Image Analysis

October 2014

Brandon L. Thompson, Yiwen Ouyang, Jingyi Li, Shannon T. Krauss, Nishant Shukla, Doris M. Kessel, Bryan G., Haverstick, Gavin T. Garner, James P. Landers

18th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences

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Haskell Data Analysis Cookbook

August 2014

Nishant Shukla

Packt Publishing

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Effects of real-time synaptic plasticity using spiking neural network architecture

April 2014

Nishant Shukla, Matthew Frazier

University of Virginia Senior Thesis

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Press

Article in AI Weekly

May 2015

"An Underappreciated Perspective for AI"

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Acknowledged in Conference Paper

October 2014

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Book Featured in Today Software Magazine

October 2014

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Featured on UVA UNBOUND Magazine

April 2014

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Interviewed by Crypto Coins News

April 2014

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Mentioned in The Atlantic

February 2014

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Featured on UVA Today

December 2013

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Honors & Awards

  • OUTSTANDING GRADUATING MASTER'S STUDENT (Spring 2016)

    Nominated by UCLA Computer Science for research and academic distinction
  • UCLA FELLOWSHIP (Winter 2015)

    For distinguished academic records as a graduate student
  • ELSIE HUGHES CABELL SCHOLARSHIP (Spring 2014)

    For scholastic merit at UVA
  • UVA INTERMEDIATE HONORS (Fall 2012)

    For top 20% GPA in first two academic years
  • A. THOMAS YOUNG SCHOLARSHIP (Spring 2012)

    For leadership and intellectual breadth at UVA


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