Research and Development




AI-NLP-ML Group

Three papers accepted for publication in the 44th European Conference on Information Retrieval (10-14 April 2022), ECIR 2022 (core ranking A).

One paper accepted for publication in IEEE Transactions on Affective Computing (impact factor 10.506).

One paper accepted for publication in Machine Translation Journal, Springer.

One paper accepted for publication in Scientific Reports.

Our faculty members, Dr. Asif Ekbal and Dr. Sriparna Saha are listed in the list of the top 2% of scientists in the world published by Stanford University, Elsevier. Some media reports on this are attached herewith.

Sandeep Kumar, PhD Scholar, receives the prestigious Prime Minister's Research Fellowship (PMRF) Award for his Doctoral Studies.

Dr. Sriparna Saha is invited to join the Editorial Board of Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence (EAAI), Elsevier journal (impact factor: 6.2).

Mr. Abhisek Tiwari is selected for the prestigious Prime Minister's Research Fellowship (PMRF). Abhishek is jointly guided by Dr. Sriparna Saha and Prof. Pushpak Bhattacharyya.
The PMRF scholar gets Rs. 70,000 per month for the first two years and then an increased scholarship third year onwards. Apart from this, each scholar would be eligible for a research grant of Rs. 2 Lakhs per year.

Six papers accepted for publication in 8th International Conference on Neural Information Processing (ICONIP-2021).

One paper accepted for publication in IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence.

One paper accepted for publication in IEEE Access (h5-index: 164).

One paper accepted for publication in Multimedia Tools and Applications (impact factor: 2.757).

One paper accepted for publication in IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics.

One paper accepted for publication in ACM Transactions on Asian and Low-Resource Language Information Processing.

One paper accepted for publication in IEEE Transactions on Computational Social Systems

One paper accepted for publication in ACM Transactions on Information Systems (impact factor: 2.312).

One paper accepted for publication in Expert Systems with Applications journal (impact factor: 6.954) (accepted).

One paper accepted for publication in Multimedia Tools and Applications (impact factor: 2.313) (accepted).

One paper accepted for publication in Information Processing & Management.

One paper accepted for publication in IEEE Transactions on Computational Social Systems.

Recently accepted papers from the AI-NLP-ML Group:

1. Towards Developing a Multilingual and Code-Mixed Visual Question Answering System by Knowledge Distillation, EMNLP 2021 (Findings)

2. Three papers accepted in "The 23rd International Conference on Asia-Pacific Digital Libraries (ICADL 2021)"
a. ContriSci: A BERT-based Multitasking Deep Neural Architecture to Identify Contribution Statements from Research Papers
b. PEERAssist: Leveraging on Paper-Review Interactions To Predict Peer Review Decisions
c. DataQuest: An Approach To Automatically Extract Dataset Mentions From Scientific Papers

3. What the fake? Probing Misinformation Detection Standing on the Shoulder of Novelty and Emotion, In Information Processing and Management, Elsevier

Blog on code-mixing by Arindam Chatterjee, PhD scholar of AI-NLP-ML group (an initiative of IIT Patna-Wipro Collaboration).

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Name of the Posts : Junior Research Fellow, Senior Research Fellow, Lexicographer, Research Associate.
Project Title & Funding Agency : Research on “AI-NLP-ML”, funded by various industries and govt. bodies (Govt bodies: Meity, SERB, MHA; Industries: Wipro, Flipkart, Accenture).

Dr. Sriparna Saha has joined PLOS ONE (h5-index: 175) Editorial Board as an Academic Editor..

Two papers accepted for publication in IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics (impact factor: 2.428).

Two papers accepted for publication in IEEE Transactions on Computational Social Systems.

One paper accepted for publication in European Physical Journal Special Topics (impact factor: 1.668) (accepted).

One paper accepted for publication in IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computational Intelligence (impact factor: 4.62) (accepted)

Dr. Sriparna Saha has been appointed as Associate Editors of IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics (impact factor: 3.015), Expert Systems with Applications (impact factor: 5.452, h5-index: 111), IEEE Internet Computing (impact factor is 4.231 - 2-year Impact Factor = 5.277 - H-index = 103).

Prof. Pushpak Bhattacharyya and Dr. Asif Ekbal has been featured in the latest CS Rankings.

Two papers accepted for publication in Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (JCDL 2021) (Core Rank-A*).

One paper accepted for publication in Information Processing and Management (IPM), Elsevier (IF-4.784, Core-A).

One paper accepted for publication in ACM Transactions on Asian and Low-Resource Language Information Processing (accepted).

One paper accepted for publication in Applied Intelligence (impact factor: 3.325) (accepted).

One paper accepted for publication in Plos One (h5 index: 175, impact factor: 2.74) (accepted).

One paper accepted for publication in IEEE Transactions on Computational Social Systems (accepted).

Two papers accepted for publication in Knowledge-Based Systems (impact factor: 5.921) (accepted).

One paper accepted for publication in Pattern Recognition Letters (impact factor: 3.255) (accepted).

One paper accepted for publication in Wiley Transactions on Emerging Telecommunications Technologies (impact factor: 1.594)(accepted).

Prof. Pushpak Bhattacharyya has been recently inducted as one of the Editorial Board members of “Journal of Natural Language Engineering, JNLE”, published by Cambridge University Press.

Dr. Sriparna Saha has been listed among the leading women AI researchers of India

One paper accepted for publication in ACM Transactions on Knowledge Discovery from Data (Impact Score: 5.78).

One paper accepted for publication in Cognitive Computation (impact factor: 4.307).

One paper accepted for publication in Applied Intelligence (impact factor: 3.325, h5-index: 42) (accepted).

Prof. Pushpak Bhattacharyya has been listed among the Top AI Researchers in India in 2020 by Analytics India Magazine.

One paper accepted for publication in AAAI 2020.

One paper accepted for publication in Cognitve Computation, Springer.

Dr. Sriparna Saha has been listed in the "world's top 2% scientists list" in the field of "Artificial Intelligence and Image Processing". One can refer to Table 7 of the paper https://journals.plos.org/plosbiology/article?id=10.1371/journal.pbio.3000918

One paper accepted for publication in ACM Transactions on Asian and Low-Resource Language Information Processing (accepted).

One paper accepted for publication in Applied Soft Computing (impact factor: 5.472) (accepted).

Kshitij Mishra has been awarded with the very prestigious Prime Ministers Research Fellowship (PMRF) Award for his doctoral studies.

IIIT Bhagalpur-IIT Patna team (IIITBH-IITP) with members Mr. Saichethan M. Reddy (IIIT BH), Dr. Naveen Saini (IITP), Dr. Sriparna Saha (IITP), Prof. Pushpak Bhattacharyya has participated in the three shared tasks (CL-SciSumm, LaySumm, LongSumm) at the first workshop on Scholarly Document Processing https://ornlcda.github.io/SDProc/ collocated with EMNLP 2020 which is a well-known conference (Category A in Core Ranking) in the field of natural language processing. All the tasks are related to the summarization of scientific articles. It is glad to share that the team has obtained the best performance on community summaries of the CL-SciSumm 2020 task.

One papers accepted for publication in Nature Scientific Report (impact factor: 4.120, h5-index: 178) (accepted).

Two papers accepted for publication in Expert Systems with Applications (impact factor: 5.452, h5-index: 111) (accepted).

One paper accepted for publication in Multimedia Systems (impact factor: 1.563) (accepted).

Two papers accepted for publication in COLING 2020.

One paper accepted for publication in EMNLP Findings (2020).

Three papers accepted for publication in AACL-IJCNLP 2020.

Two papers accepted for publication in ICONIP 2020.

One paper accepted for publication in Knowledge Based System, Elsevier.

One paper accepted for publication in Computers & Electrical Engineering (impact factor: 2.663) journal.

One paper accepted for publication in IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics (impact factor 5.180).

Four papers accepted for publication in International Conference on Neural Information Processing (ICONIP) 2020, 18-22 November, 2020 (accepted) (Category A).

One paper accepted for publication in Cognitive Computation (Impact Factor: 4.980).

One paper accepted for publication in IEEE Transaction on Affective Computing (Impact Factor: 7.512).

Asif Ekbal will serve in IJCAI 2020 as its Senior Program Committee Member.

Asif Ekbal will serve in the Program Committee of AAAI 2020

AI-NLP-ML Research Group, IIT Patna is pleased to announce an MoU with India's homegrown e-commerce firm, Flipkart to conduct joint research in Artificial Intelligence, Natural Language Processing and Machine Learning. More details can be found here:
https://www.business-standard.com/article/companies/flipkart-collaborates-with-top-indian-institutes-for-real-life-research-120081800528_1.html https://mc.ai/iit-patna-ties-up-with-flipkart-for-joint-research-in-artificial-intelligence-livemint/

One paper accepted for publication in Computers in Biology and Medicine (impact factor: 3.434) (accepted).

One paper accepted for publication in Swarm and Evolutionary Computation (impact factor: 6.912) (accepted).

One paper accepted for publication in IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics (impact factor: 3.015)(accepted).

One paper accepted for publication in IEEE Transactions on Computational Social Systems.

One paper accepted for publication in Natural Language Engineering.

One paper accepted for publication in IEEE Transactions on Affective Computing.

One paper accepted for publication in IEEE Computational Intelligence Magazine (CIM).

One paper accepted for publication in ACM Transactions on Knowledge Discovery and Data (TKDD).

One paper accepted for publication in Neurocomputing.

One paper accepted for publication in Scientific Report (h5 index 178, impact factor: 4.120) (accepted). .

Asif Ekbal has taken up the responsibility of Associate Editor, SN Computer Science, Springer

Asif Ekbal will serve as the Area Chair of Resources and Evaluation track of EACL 2021.

Three papers accepted for publication in IEEE International Conference on Pattern Recognition (https://www.micc.unifi.it/icpr2020/) (h5-index 38/ h5-median: 56) .

One paper accepted for publication in Multimedia Tools and Applications (impact factor: 2.101).

One paper accepted for publication in PLOS ONE (h5 index: 176, impact factor: 2.776) .

One paper accepted for publication in Expert Systems and Applications, 2020 (impact factor: 4.292, h5-index: 105) (accepted).

One paper accepted for publication in Soft Computing Journal, 2020 (Impact Factor: 2.784).

One paper accepted for publication in Multimedia Tools and Applications, 2020.

Three papers accepted for publication in IEEE-CEC, 2020 (h5-INDEX: 66).

One paper accepted for publication in ECIR 2020 (Core Ranking: A).

One paper accepted for publication in Cognitive Computation Journal 2020.

One paper accepted for publication in IEEE Transactions on Affective Computing, 2020 (Impact Factor: 6.288).

One paper accepted for publication in Expert Systems with Applications 2020 (Impact Factor: 4.292).

One paper accepted for publication in Cognitive Computation Journal 2020.

Three papers accepted for publication in ACL 2020.

Five papers accepted for publication in LREC 2020.

CEP course on Deep Learning for Natural Language Processing from Jan 10-23, 2020

Prof. Pushpak Bhattacharyya, Hon'ble Director, IIT Patna has been selected as prestigious Abdul Kalam National Fellow. The citation reads, 'Your selection is in recognition of your outstanding contributions in the field of Natural Language Processing, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence as well as your contribution in the growth of engineering profession in the country'

Naveen Saini, a PhD Scholar of our group has been awarded the conference registration grant from IEEE Computational Intelligence Society to register at IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence (IEEE WCCI 2020) to be held in Glasgow, UK from 19-24th July, 2020.

Tirthankar Ghosal, a senior PhD scholar of our group has been conferred the Best Research Poster award from the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the recently concluded Research Scholar Day 2020, IIT Patna.

Tirthankar Ghosal, a senior PhD scholar of our group is appointed as the co-editor of the SIGIR Forum 2020. ACM SIGIR is the highest body overseeing information retrieval research across the globe.

Dushyant Singh Chauhan, PhD Scholar of AI-NLP-ML group, Department of Computer Science and Engineering is awarded with the prestigious Prime Minister Fellowship for Doctoral Research 2020.

Dr. Asif Ekbal and Tirthankar Ghosal from AI-NLP-ML lab are in the program and organizing committee respectively for the Second European NLP Summit (EurNLP) to be held in Paris (tentatively in October 2020). The EurNLP initiative is in the lines of West Coast Bay Area NLP (WeCNLP) and is attended by premier NLP researchers from Europe (mostly).

Prof. Pushpak Bhattacharyya, Hon'ble Director, IIT Patna has been selected as prestigious Abdul Kalam National Fellow. The citation reads, 'Your selection is in recognition of your outstanding contributions in the field of Natural Language Processing, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence as well as your contribution in the growth of engineering profession in the country'

Tirthankar Ghosal, a senior PhD scholar of our group is in the organizing core committee of the Future of Scholarly Communications and e-Scholarships (FORCE) 2020 conference to be held at Donostia San Sebastián, Spain from October 19-21, 2020.

Tirthankar Ghosal, a senior PhD scholar of our group has been invited to be the Financial Access Co-Chair of Diversity and Inclusion committee of ACL 2020. He will be working closely with the likes of Dan Jurafsky (Stanford University), Cecilia Ovesdotter Alm (Rochester IT), Vinod Prabhakaran (Google), and Natalie Schluter (IT University Copenhagen), and other members to make ACL 2020 an all-inclusive event.

Dr. Asif Ekbal is selected to be in the Editorial Board (Associate Editor) of Machine Translation Journal, Springer. Asif Ekbal will serve in the Editorial Board of Machine Translation Journal, Springer as its Associate Editor from January, 2020. He will work with some great MT researchers like Bill Byrne, University of Cambridge, UK; Kevin Duh, Johns Hopkins University, Maryland, US; George Foster, Google Inc., Montreal, Canada; Philipp Koehn, Johns Hopkins University, Maryland, USA and University of Edinburgh, UK; Lucia Specia, Imperial College London, UK; Marine Carpuat, University of Maryland, USA etc.

One paper accepted for publication in Knowledge Based Systems Journal, 2019. (Impact Factor: 4.287)

One paper accepted for publication in Scientific Reports- Nature, 2019. (Impact Factor: 4.15)

Sukanta Sen, a PhD Scholar of our group has been awarded the Microsoft Research Travel Grant 2019 to attend the 57th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL 2019) to be held at Florence, Italy from 28th July - 2nd Aug 2019.

Tulika Saha, a PhD Scholar of our group has been awarded the Microsoft Research Travel Grant 2019 to attend the 37th IEEE International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN) 2019 to be held at Budapest, Hungary from July 14-19, 2019.

Dr. Asif Ekbal is chairing in the Question-Answering Track of NAACL-2019, a top-tier conference of Natural Language Processing.

Dr. Asif Ekbal is in the Senior Program Committee of IJCAI-2019, a top-tier conference of Artificial Intellegence.

The work on “Novelty, Scope, Quality: On Exploring Artificial Intelligence for Scholarly Communications” was awarded the best poster in the FORCE 2019 conference at the University of Edinburgh, UK. Tirthankar Ghosal from our lab attended the event and presented the work on behalf of the team. He also conducted a discussion panel on "Artificial Intelligence for Peer Review" at the conference which was attended by many.

Tirthankar Ghosal, a Ph.D. scholar from our group, has been invited to attend the European NLP Summit 2019 at Facebook Headquarters, London, UK.

Tirthankar Ghosal, a Ph.D. scholar from our group, has been invited to attend and present in FORCE 2019 conference to be held at The University of Edinburgh, UK from October 15 till 17th with a full travel scholarship.

Tirthankar Ghosal, a senior PhD scholar from our group, was a core member of the Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) committee of NAACL 2019. He was responsible for Financial Access (merit-wise grant allocation) to the D&I applicants with other committee members.

Tirthankar Ghosal, a PhD Scholar of our group has been awarded the Microsoft Research Travel Grant 2019 to attend the 37th IEEE International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN) 2019 to be held at Budapest, Hungary from July 14-19, 2019.

Tirthankar Ghosal, a PhD Scholar of our group has been selected as a Visiting Research Scholar at the prestigious Oak Ridge National Laboratory under Department of Energy (DoE), US Federal Government (March-August, 2019).

Tirthankar Ghosal, a PhD Scholar of our group was selected to present his research on Novelty Detection at IRISS 2019 (top 15 CS PhD), ACM India Annual Event held at Kochi, India from February 6-8, 2019.

Four papers accepted for publication in ICON 2019.

One paper accepted for publication in NLE 2019.

One paper accepted for publication in Plos One 2019.

One paper accepted for publication in Swarm and Evolutionary Computation 2019.

One paper accepted for publication in IEEE Intelligent Systems 2019.

Dr. Asif Ekbal is selected to be in the Editorial Board (Associate Editor) of Machine Translation Journal, Springer.

Seven papers accepted for publication in ICONIP 2019.

MoU with Wipro signed for implementing an Indian Language Chatbot.

One paper accepted for publication in IEEE Trans. on CSS 2019.

One paper accepted for publication in ACM TKDD 2019.

One accepted for publication in ACM TMCCA 2019.

One paper accepted for publication in ESA 2019.

One paper Paper accepted for publication in SPI 2019.

One paper accepted for publication in TALLIP 2019.

One paper accepted for publication in EMNLP 2019.

Four papers accepted for publication in ACL 2019.

One paper accepted in IEEE/ACM TCBB 2019.

One paper accepted for publication in PLoS One 2019.

One paper accepted for publication in NLDB 2019.

One paper accepted for publication in IJCNN 2019.

Five papers accepted for publication in JCDL 2019.

Two papers accepted for publication in NAACL 2019.

Ten papers accepted for publication in CICLing 2019.

One paper accepted for publication in PLoS One 2019.

One paper accepted for publication in IEEE JBHI 2019.

One paper accepted for publication in IEEE Intelligent Systems 2019.

Two papers accepted for publication in ACM TALLIP 2018.

EMNLP 2018 accepts two papers.

Five papers accepted for publication in ICONIP 2018.

One paper accepted for publication in CoNLL 2018.

Dr. Sriparna Saha has been selected for Indo-U.S. Fellowship for Women in STEMM (WISTEMM) ​Program 2018.

Prof. Pushpak Bhattacharyya has been conferred the IIT Kharagpur Distinguished Alumnus Award 2018 during the 64th Annual Convocation of IIT Kharagpur held on July 20th 2018.

One paper accepted for publication in IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics 2018.

Prof. Pushpak Bhattacharyya is listed among the Top 10 Machine Learning Researchers In India.

One paper accepted for publication in Swarm and Evolutionary Computation Journal, 2018.

One paper accepted for publication in PRICAI, 2018.

Three papers accepted for publication in COLING, 2018.

One paper accepted for publication in Knowledge and Information Systems Journal, 2018.

One paper accepted for publication in Information Sciences Journal, 2018.

One paper accepted for publication in Soft Computing Journal, 2018.

One paper accepted for publication in WOSP, 2018.

Two papers accepted for publication in JCDL, 2018.

One paper accepted for publication in IJCNN, 2018.

Three papers accepted for publication in NAACL-HLT, 2018.

Three papers accepted for publication in CICLing, 2018.

One paper accepted for publication in ACM Transactions on Knowledge Discovery from Data, 2018.

Five papers accepted for publication in LREC, 2018.

PhD scholar, Deepak Gupta received a research intern position for 4 months at Microsoft Maluuba Montreal, Canada.

Our AI-NLP-ML group is ranked 9th in Asia as per the latest CS Ranking: Computer Science 2018.

Dr. Sriparna Saha has been selected for Indo-U.S. Fellowship for Women in STEMM (WISTEMM) ​Program 2018.

Prof. Pushpak Bhattacharyya conferred the IIT Kharagpur Distinguished Alumnus Award 2018 during the 64th Annual Convocation of IIT Kharagpur held on July 20th 2018.

Collaboration between IIT Patna and School Of Computing, DCU.

Tirthankar Ghosal, a senior PhD scholar from our group, was awarded the Augmenting Writing Skills for Articulating Research (AWSAR) 2018 award for popular science writing on "Artificial Intelligence in Peer Review" by Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India.

Tirthankar Ghosal, a PhD Scholar of our group has been awarded the Microsoft Research Travel Grant to attend the 27th International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING 2018) to be held at Santa Fe, New-Mexico, USA from August 20th through 26th 2018.

Tirthankar Ghosal, a PhD Scholar of our group has been awarded the Visvesvaraya Conference Grant to attend the 27th International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING 2018) to be held at Santa Fe, New-Mexico, USA from August 20th through 26th 2018.

Congratulations to Deepak Gupta, a PhD Scholar of our group for being selected as research intern for 4 months at Microsoft Maluuba, Montreal, Canada. Prof. Yoshua Bengio (MILA Lab, University of Montreal) and Prof. Richard Sutton (University of Alberta) serve as advisors for Maluuba.

Tirthankar Ghosal, a PhD Scholar of our group, was invited as a speaker in FORCE11 2018 conference to present on AI in scholarly communications held at McGill University, Montreal from October 10-11, 2018 with full sponsorship awarded by CrossRef.

Tirthankar Ghosal, a PhD Scholar of our group has been awarded the ACM SIGIR Student Travel Grant 2018 to attend the 18th ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (JCDL) 2018 to be held at Fort Worth, Texas, US from June 3-6, 2018.

Naveen Saini, a PhD Scholar of our group has received Microsoft funding and IEEE CIS Travel grant to attend IEEE IJCNN 2018 going to be held at Brazil in July 2018.

Dr. Sriparna Saha received Visvesvaraya Young Faculty Research Fellowship Award from MeiTY, Govt. of India.

Prof. Pushpak Bhattacharyya, Director, IIT Patna is listed among the Top 10 Machine Learning Researchers In India.

Dr. Sriparna Saha has been awarded the SERB EARLY CAREER RESEARCH AWARD 2018.

Dr. Sriparna Saha has been awarded the SERB Women Excellence Award 2018.

Naveen Saini, a PhD Scholar of our group has been awarded the Microsoft Lab Travel Grant to attend the International Conference on Neural Information Processing (ICONIP 2017) to be held at Guangzhou, China from November 14–18, 2017.

Prof. Pushpak Bhattacharyya, Director, IIT Patna to Head Committee for Standardisation in Artificial Intelligence, set up by Bureau of Indian Standards under Ministry of Consumer Affairs.

The research on Computational Sarcasm (by Pushpak Sir and team) has been reported in The Times, London Edition on 19th September, 2017.

"Machine Translation Book", written by Prof. Pushpak Bhattacharyya is one of the prominent books in Machine Translation. It turns up as the second on the "Books" list across the top results.

Dr. Sriparna Saha has been chosen as Associate Editor of ACM Transaction on Asian Low Resource Language Information Processing.

Dr. Asif Ekbal has been awarded the prestigious JSPS Fellowship from the Japan Government for conducting research in Kyoto University.

Congratulations to Shad and Shweta for being selected to participate in "Google's Natural Language Processing Summit", taking place from Monday, 25th September, 2017 - Wednesday, 27th September, 2017 at the Google office in Zurich, Switzerland!

Shweta Yadav, Research Scholar of AI-NLP-ML Group, CSE Dept., IIT Patna has received the Google Fellowship to attend EACL, a top-tier NLP conference to be held during April 3-7, 2017, Spain. She will present her work on "Biomedical Text Mining", a joint work with Asif Ekbal, Sriparna Saha and Pushpak Bhattacharyya.

One paper accepted for publications in BMC Bioinformatics journal, 2017.

One paper accepted for publication IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics, 2017.

SkyMap Global ties up with IIT Patna to integrate Deep Learning & Artificial Intelligence.

Two papers accepted for publication in ICON, 2017.

IIT Patna has been placed 108th in the QS University Rankings: BRICS

The research on Computational Sarcasm (by Pushpak Sir and team) has been reported in The Times, London Edition on 19th September, 2017

Two PhD Students Shad and Shweta have been selected to participate in "Google's Natural Language Processing Summit".

One paper accepted for publication in Computers in Biology and Medicine Journal, 2017.

"Opportunities in a New IIT”, A talk by Prof. Pushpak Bhattacharyya, Director IIT Patna at WSU.

One paper is accepted in MT Summit, 2017.

One paper is accepted in Soft Computing Journal of Springer.

One paper is accepted in EMNLP 2017, a top-tier conference to be held in Denmark, September 7-11, 2017.

Dr. Sriparna has been chosen as Associate Editor of ACM Transaction on Asian Low Resource Language Information Processing.

One paper has been accepted in Knowledge-Based Systems, Elsevier, 2017.

Three papers have been accepted in NLDB-2017.

One paper has been accepted in CICLING-2017.

Shweta Yadav, Research Scholar of AI-NLP-ML Group, CSE Dept., IIT Patna has received the Google Fellowship to attend EACL.

A survey paper on Computational Sarcasm, 'Automatic Sarcasm Detection: A Survey' (Aditya Joshi et. al) got accepted for publications in ACM Computing Surveys.

Dr. Asif Ekbal has been awarded the Young Faculty Research Fellowship of Visvesvaraya PhD scheme

One paper accepted for publication in EACL 2017

Four papers accepted for publication in ICON 2016

One paper accepted for publication in COLING-2016

One paper accepted for publication in Molecular BioSystems Journal

Dr. Sriparna Saha has received the BIRD Award 2016.

Prof. Pushpak Bhattacharyya received with Eminent Engineer Award at the 31st National Convention of Computer Engineers held at Shillong on 3rd Feb. 2017

Dr. Sriparna Saha awarded NASI-Young Scientist Platinum Jubilee     Award (2015-16).

Presidential address of Prof. Pushpak Bhattacharyya at ACL 2016.

One paper accepted for publication in Expert Systems With Applications Journal

Prof.Pushpak Bhattacharyya will chair the session on "Sentence Vector" (3B) in the upcoming ACL

Two papers accepted for publication in ICPR-2016

One paper accepted for publication in Knowledge based Systems, Elsevier

AI-NLP-ML group recently signed MoU with Accenture Pvt. Limited

Europe and America visit of Prof. Pushpak Bhattacharyya, Director, IIT Patna

One paper accepted in NLDB Conference, 2016

One paper accepted in Gene Reports journal, 2016

Two papers accepted in LREC, 2016

One paper accepted in CICLING 2016

Five papers accepted in IEEE WCCI 2016

GIAN workshop on Introduction to Natural Language Processing

Prof. Pushpak Bhattacharyya has assumed the office of ACL from January, 2016

Dr. Asif Ekbal will serve as Chair for Student Paper Competition at ICON-2016

Dr. Sriparna Saha has been selected for IEI Young Engineers award 2015.