Ashish Vaswani

Before Adept, Ashish was a Staff Research Scientist at Google Brain where he led the Transformer effort. Transformers have become universal models, achieving state-of-the art results in tasks including image generation, music generation,  genome assembly, and computer vision. Also, he contributed to improved transformer architectures and building large scale transformers.

Ashish got his PhD from USC where he worked with David Chiang on some of the earliest applications of modern deep learning to language modeling.  He loves sushi and is a fan of Tigran Hamasyan.