Dr. Sriparna Saha


  • Granted Indo-U.S. Fellowship for Women in STEMM (WISTEMM) Women Overseas Fellowship program 2018
  • SERB WOMEN IN EXCELLENCE AWARD 2018
  • SERB Early Career Research Award 2018
  • Chosen as Associate Editor of ACM Transaction on Asian Low Resource Language Information Processing (https://tallip.acm.org/).
  • NASI YOUNG SCIENTIST PLATINUM JUBILEE AWARD for the year 2016 in the field of Electronics, Computer Science and Engineering.
  • BIRD Award (Bioclues Innovation, Research and Development (BIRD) awards), 2016.
  • Best paper award in long paper category at Clinical Natural Language Processing Workshop (CLINICAL NLP) of COLING 2016 held at Osaka, Japan in December 2016 sponsored by Philips Research.
  • Travel grant received from IAPR to attend ICPR 2016 held at Cancun, Mexico, december 2016
  • IEI Young Engineers' Award 2015-2016, Computer Engineering Discipline
  • Best Paper Award in IEEE INDICON 2015
  • Senior Member, IEEE
  • Granted the Humboldt Research Fellowship
  • Selected as most inspiring Women Engineer/Scientist for the year 2014 by Engineering Watch Journal.
  • Selected as Freelancer to conduct Machine Learning Training on behalf of Tata Consultancy Services Ltd. (TCS) in the year 2013.
  • Offered the post of “Visiting Professor” at Human Language Technology Team, GREYC - CNRS UMR 6072, University of Caen Basse-Normandie, Campus Cte de Nacre, F-14032 Caen Cedex FRANCE for a period of six months (granted by French National Reserach Center (CNRS)).
  • One of the papers in the journal ”Data and Knowledge Engineering” titled ”Combining multiple classifiers using vote based classifier ensemble technique for named entity recognition” received the tag of ”most downloaded article”.
  • Best paper award in International Conference on Advances in Computing, Communications and Informatics (ICACCI 2012).
  • Recipient of “Google India Women in Engineering Award, 2008”.
  • Nominated for “Google India Women in Engineerin Award, 2009”.
  • ISIAA Rashi Ray Memorial Medal from Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, India, for being adjudged the First Class First in M.Tech Examination in Computer Science in the year 2005.
  • Obtained GATE percentile of 99.26 in the year 2004.
  • Stood first class third in the B.Tech course.
  • Stood district first among girls and district second among all in Higher Secondary Examination in the year 1999.
  • Stood district first among girls and district second among all in Madhyamik Examination in the year 1997.
  • Recipient of EMMA (Erasmus Mundus Mobility with Asia program) fellowship to carry out post- doctoral research in Ruprecht-Karls-University Heidelberg, Germany from September, 2009 to June, 2010.
  • Recipient of Erasmus Mundus External Cooperation Window Project India4EU to carry out post- doctoral research in University of Trento, Italy from September, 2010 to June, 2011.
  • Travel grant received to attend Indo-U.S. Symposium on Women in Engineering entitled Women Engineers Leading Global Innovation, held from 29th to 31st August, 2012 at Vivanta by Taj, Whitefield, Bangalore.
  • Recipient of IAPR travel grant and Google fellowship to attend ICPR 2008, held at Tampa, Florida during December 8-11, 2008.
  • Adobe Fellowship to attend ICAPR-2007, held at ISI, Kolkata, January, 2007 ISI scholarship, received as Junior Research Fellow and Senior Research Fellow of ISI from 2003 to till date.
  • ISI scholarship received during the study of Master of Technology, 2003-2005.