K S Sesh Kumar

K S Sesh Kumar

PhD student

Centre de recherche Inria de Paris
SIERRA project-team
2 Rue Simone Iff
Voie DQ12
75012 Paris, France
sesh-kumar.karri at inria dot fr

I am a PhD student under the supervision of Francis Bach at INRIA, SIERRA since May, 2013. My work is supported by ERC grant of Francis Bach (project SIERRA). I received MVA Masters from ENS-Cachan in 2013 and Bachelors degree (Computer Science and Engineering) from IIIT, Hyderabad in 2003.

My primary research interests are

Publications(google scholar, dblp)


K. S. Sesh Kumar and F. Bach, Active-set Methods for Submodular Optimization. Technical report, HAL 01161759, 2015. [pdf]

K. S. Sesh Kumar, A. Barbero, S. Jegelka, S. Sra and F. Bach, Convex Optimization for Parallel Energy Minimization. Technical report, HAL 01123492, 2015. [pdf]


K. S. Sesh Kumar and F. Bach, Maximizing Submodular Functions using Probabilistic Graphical Models. Technical report, HAL 00860575, 2013. [pdf]

K. S. Sesh Kumar and F. Bach, Convex Relaxations for Learning Bounded Treewidth Decomposable Graphs.In Proceedings of the International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML), 2013. [pdf/supplemenatry, pdf-long-version, poster, presentation, video*]
* Presented by Simon Lacoste-Julien

2012 and earlier

D. A. Gomez Jauregui, P. Horain, M. K. Rajagopal and K. S. Sesh Kumar, Real-Time Particle Filtering with Heuristics for 3D Motion Capture by Monocular Vision, In Proceedings of IEEE International Workshop on Multimedia Signal Processing (MMSP), 2010. [pdf, bibtex]

K. S. Sesh Kumar, Sukesh Kumar and C. V. Jawahar, On Segmentation of Documents in Complex Scripts, In Proceedings of International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition (ICDAR), 2007. [pdf, bibtex]

K. S. Sesh Kumar, Anoop M. Namboodiri and C.V.Jawahar, Learning Segmentation of Documents with Complex Scripts , In Proceedings of Indian Conference on Computer Vision, Graphics and Image Processing (ICVGIP), 2006. [pdf, bibtex]

Sachin Rawat, K. S. Sesh Kumar, Million Meshesha, Indraneel Deb Sikdar, A. Balasubramanian and C. V. Jawahar, A Semi-Automatic Adaptive OCR for Digital Libraries, In Proceedings of Seventh IAPR Workshop on Document Analysis Systems (DAS), 2006. [pdf, bibtex]

K. S. Sesh Kumar, Anoop M. Namboodiri and C. V. Jawahar, Learning to Segment Document Images , In Proceedings of International Conference on Pattern Recognition and Machine Intelligence (PReMI), 2005 . [pdf, bibtex]

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