Hi, I'm Goku Mohandas

AI Research  •  Healthcare  •  Education
I create platforms that enable people to solve problems.


Experience ↪ View full profile on LinkedIn
AI Researcher
Apple
May 2016 - Dec 2018 · 2 yrs 8 mos
  • Natural language processing (internal Siri lead).
  • AI strategy and development (materials science, app store, health).
  • Member of Apple University’s AI group: ~30 AI leaders from major groups (Heath, News, Siri, etc) focused on strategy, ethics and bias.
Co-Founder
HotSpot
Sep 2015 - Oct 2016 · 1 yr 2 mos
  • Created a machine learning application to determine real-time high frequency customer locations for taxi drivers to compete with ride services.
  • Launched in Manhattan with the New York Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC).
Author
O'Reilly Media
Sep 2016 - Jun 2018 · 1 yr 10 mos
  • Contributor to Natural Language Processing with PyTorch (textbook) along with Soumith Chintala (creator of PyTorch).
  • Introduction to Deep Learning Using PyTorch (video series).
  • Interpretability via attentional and memory-based interfaces.
Research Scientist
Johns Hopkins Medicine
Mar 2013 - Mar 2014 · 1 yr 1 mo
  • Nanotechnology for regenerative medicine at the Institute for Cell Engineering.
  • Hot-spot 19F imaging of stem cell transplantation into the intrathecal space (Milan, Italy).
  • Porous tantalum and tantalum oxide nanoparticles for regenerative medicine.
Education
The Johns Hopkins University
Bachelor of Science (B.S.), 3.86
2012-2015
  • Machine Learning, Computational Health Informatics.
  • Hot-spot 19F imaging of stem cell transplantation into the intrathecal space.
  • Porous tantalum and tantalum oxide nanoparticles for regenerative medicine (first author).
  • Resident advisor.
Georgia Institute of Technology
Master of Science (M.S.), Machine Learning, 4.0
2015-2016
  • Deep Learning with Electronic Health Record (EHR) Systems.
  • 2nd place at HackGT.
  • Winner of data science hackathon by McKinsey.
  • Winner of MSA Award for most accomplished alumni in the past 5 years of the Machine Learning Masters of Science program.
Portfolio

practicalAI

A practical approach to machine learning.

Deep Learning with EHR

Deep Learning with Electronic Health Records.

NLP with PyTorch

Contributor to 1st PyTorch NLProc book.

Introduction to PyTorch

Introductory PyTorch video series with O'Reilly.

Interpretability via Attention

Post on interpretability via attentional interfaces.

Splinter

Scalable, machine learning data and model store management tool.
(Discontinued)

The Neural Perspective

Old, discontinued, blog on ML concepts. 3000+ followers on

CoderTank

Coding environment with tiered data storage and GPU compute.
(Discontinued)

Hotspot

Surge location preditive analytics for taxis and ride sharing services.

Regenerative Medicine

Porous tantalum nanoparticles for regenerative medicine.