Siddharth Krishnan is a final year Ph.D. candidate at DAC. He is broadly interested in web-mining, data analytics, and applied machine learning with primary emphasis on analyzing, characterizing, and forecasting information (news, rumors, memes, advertisements, etc.) dynamics and how influence propagates on online social networks & social media. He is advised by Naren Ramakrishnan, director of DAC. To learn more about Siddharth’s research visit his personal page.