Hi, I'm Tushar.

Thank you for visiting my website. Here, I post my thoughts on data science and HCI; summaries of papers I've read and talks I've watched; and reflections on other things that I read.

1354 words papers,

Measuring ‘engagement’ on social platforms is always going to be a proxy for an actual concept of value; a user engaging with something doesn’t mean they value it. This paper closes that gap, connecting engagement behaviors to value through a Bayesian network. The authors implement their approach on Twitter.

1667 words general,

My year in review post. 2020 was a terrible year, all things considered, but I found opportunity to rekindle my reading habit and write consistently. Inside are reflections on personal and career growth, the development of my research skills, and some of the best things I read this year.