Prof. Pushpak Bhattacharyya’s research on Sarcasm Detection has been recently reported in MIT Technology Review. Please point your browser to the following weblink for more information:
According to Prof. Bhattacharyya, research on Sarcasm Detection is a part of Sentiment, Emotion and Opinion Mining. In today's open and connected world, opinions expressed on public fora are of great importance to e-governance, e-commerce etc and this research contributes to automated opinion tracking.
Prof. Pushpak Bhattacharyya, FNAE, is the Director of IIT Patna and ACL President. He is the Vijay and Sita Vashee Chair Professor of Computer Science and Engineering, IIT Bombay and Professor of Computer Science and Engineering IIT Patna.