Ayush Kanodia is a third year PhD student in Computer Science at Stanford. He works at the intersection of Economics and Machine Learning, using methods from each into the other. As such, his focus areas are machine learning applied to Economic structural modeling and Causal Inference, Recommendation Systems and Experiment Design. Ayush would also like to learn about/use Deep Learning methods, Reinforcement Learning and Language Processing methods towards these goals. He completed his undergrad in Computer Science in IIT Bombay, India, working as a Software Engineer at Google and a Researcher at IIM Calcutta India, before starting his PhD.