Dr. Sriparna Saha


  • Projects
    • ``Development of Adaptive Algorithms for Solving Many-Objective Optimization Prob- lems: Application in Machine Learning", Early Career Research Award, Department of Science and Technology (approx. 15 lacs).
    • ``Development of CDAC Digital Forensic Centre with Artificial Intelligence based Knowledge Support Tools", (Rs. 92 lacs).
    • Project by SkyMap Global, Singapore. Investigators: Pushpak Bhattacharyya, Asif Ekbal, Sriparna Saha
    • Training program on ``NLP + ML" at CDOT, New Delhi. Investigators: Pushpak Bhattacharyya, Asif Ekbal, Sriparna Saha
    • Consultancy project by LG-Soft. Investigators: Pushpak Bhattacharyya, Asif Ekbal, Sriparna Saha
    • ATL IIT AI Lab, Sponsored by Accenture Pvt. Limited-(Rs. 65 Lacs). Investigators: Prof. Pushpak Bhattacharyya, Asif Ekbal, Sriparna Saha.
    • Centre of Excellence for Natural Language Processing IITP (Elsevier, Rs. 213.00 Lakhs), Investigators: Prof. Pushpak Bhattacharyya, Asif Ekbal, Sriparna Saha.
    • ezDI Research Lab on Health Informatics at IITP (ezDI, Rs. 145.00 Lakhs), Investigators: Prof. Pushpak Bhattacharyya, Asif Ekbal, Sriparna Saha.
    • Five GIAN approved courses (MHRD, Rs. 28.5 Lakhs), Investigators: Prof. Pushpak Bhattacharyya, Asif Ekbal, Sriparna Saha.
    • Received PhD student under Visvesvaraya Scheme funded by DEITY.
    • Member of Society ``Incubation Centre IIT Patna".
    • Workshop proposal ``Optimization Techniques for Human Language Technology" of Rs.4.5 lakhs -Australia-India Strategic Research Fund (AISRF) of round 6 (executed)
    • Development of Some Novel Methods for Semi-supervised Machine Learning and its Applications to Language Technology” DIT (Working Group in principle recommended the proposal for implementation; (budget 30 lakhs)
    • Development of Automated Tools using Machine Learning and Soft Computing for Information Extraction from Biomedical Domains- CENTRE FOR ADVANCED SYS- TEM ENGINEERING, IIT PATNA (budget: 5.9 lakhs)
  • Workshops organized
    • Organizer of the GIAN workshop titled ``Unsupervised Data Mining: From Batch to Stream Mining Algorithms" will be held at IIT Patna from September 24, 2018 to September 28, 2018 (foreign expert: Prof. Stefan Kramer, University of Mainz, Germany ).
    • Organizer of the GIAN workshop titled ``Big Social Data Analysis " held at IIT Patna from February 26-March 2, 2018 (foreign expert: Prof. Erik Cambria, NTU, Singapore).
    • Organizer of the GIAN workshop titled ``Neural Machine Translation" held at IIT Patna from December 4-10, 2017 (foreign expert: Prof. Andy Way, Dublin City University, Ireland).
    • Organizer of the GIAN workshop titled ``Introduction to Natural Language Processing" held at IIT Patna from May 2-8, 2016 (foreign expert: Prof. Sadao Kurohashi, Kyoto University, Japan).
    • Organizer of the Workshop titled ``Cognitive Science for Computational Linguists" held at IIT Patna from December 8-14, 2016 (foreign expert: Prof. Massimo Poesio, University of Essex, United Kingdom.
    • Organizer of the GIAN workshop titled ``Multiobjective Optimization" held at IIT Patna from December 15-22, 2016 (foreign expert: Prof. Carlos A. Coello Coello, Mexico).
    • Organizer of the workshop titled “1st International Workshop on Optimization Techniques for Human Language Technology” held on December 9, 2012 at IIT Bombay; it is a collocated event at the 24th International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING 2012) that is organized by the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IITB), at IIT Bombay (Mumbai, India), from 8-15 December 2012.
    • Organizer of the workshop titled “Indo-Australia Workshop on Optimization Techniques for Human Language Technology” held at IIT Patna on December 16, 2012.
    • Organizer of the Workshop titled ”Workshop on Cryptography” held at IIT Patna from April 06-07, 2013.
    • Organizer of the ”Workshop on High Performance Computing and Smart Buildings” held at IIT Patna on April 19, 2013.
  • Student's guidance
    • Graduated PhD students: 3; Dr. Abhay Kumar Alok, Dr. Utpal Kumar Sikdar, Dr. Sumit Mishra.
    • Ongoing PhD students : 10 (as a main or co-supervisor).
    • B.Tech Projects: Completed (24), On-going (4)
    • M.Tech Projects: Completed (8), On-going (2)
  • Reviewer of papers of several International journals/ conferences including
    • IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Part B.
    • Knowledge-Based Systems.
    • IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration.
    • IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Part C.
    • Pattern Recognition
    • IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering
    • Information Sciences
    • IEEE Transaction on Evolutionary Computation
    • International Journal of Imaging Systems and Technology
    • Memetic Computing
    • Knowledge Based Systems
    • 6th International Conference on Information Technology, CIT 2006, held at Bhubaneswar, December, 2006
    • 7th International Conference on Information Technology, CIT 2007, held at Rourkela, 17-20 December, 2007
    • Second International Conference on Pattern Recognition andMachine Intelligence (PReMI’07) held at Kolkata, 18-22 December, 2007
    • 4th International Symposium on Visual Computing held at Las Vegas, Nevada, USA during December 1-3, 2008.
    • IEEE Colloquium and the third IEEE International Conference on Industrial and Information Systems (ICIIS 2008) held at Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India during 08–10 December, 2008.
    • 22nd International Conference on VLSI Design (8th International Conference on Embedded Systems), held at New Delhi, India during January 5-9, 2009.
    • 2009 International Conference on Intelligent Computing (ICIC 2009) to be held on September 16-19, 2009 in Ulsan, Korea.
    • International Workshop on Natural Language Processing (NLP’12) August 3-5, 2012, Chennai, India
    • First International Symposium on Intelligent Informatics (ISI’12), August 4-5, 2012, Chennai, India.
    • 2nd International Conference on Advances in Computing, Communications and Informatics (ICACCI’13), August 22-25, 2013, Mysore, India.
    • International Conference on Computational Intelligence: Modelling, Techniques and Applications (CIMTA- 2013) during 27-28 September 2013, Kalyani University, India.
  • Design and development of computer softwares
    • Archived Multiobjective Simulated Annealing (AMOSA) developed during my M.Tech
    • Dissertation at ISI, code available for download at http://www.isical.ac.in/sriparna r/software.html#RP (downloaded by at least 200 researchers all over the world).
    • Genetic point symmetry based clustering softwares developed during my Ph.D. work at ISI.
    • VGAPS: a variable string length genetic point symmetry based clustering technique for automatic evolution of clusters, developed during my Ph.D. work at ISI.
    • Some Single and Multiobjective Based Classifier Ensemble Techniques developed at IIT Patna