Academic Activities



  • Ph.D. Students supervising/supervised (as sole or co-supervisor): 8 (Degree awarded-3-One from Jadavpur University)
  • Masters’ theses guidance- 13 (Five received DAAD-IIT Master Sandwich Fellowships)
  • Undergraduate project guidance- 27 (completed), 4 (on-going) [One received the best project award; 4 received DAAD-Wise Fellowship from Germany
  • Workshop Organization-
    1. Student Paper Competition Chair, 13th International Conference on Natural Language Processing (ICON-2016), 17-20 Dec 2016, IIT-BHU Varanasi, India.
    2. Organizing Chair, First International Workshop on Optimization Techniques for Human Language Technology, COLING-12
    3. Organizing chair, Indo-Australia Workshop on Optimization Techniques for Human Language Technology, IIT Patna, India on December 16, 2012.
    4. Organizing Committee Member, First Workshop on South and Southeast Asian Natural Language Processing held with COLING 2010
    5. Organizing Co-chair, 5th CLIA workshop held with IJCNLP 2011, November 13, 2011.
  • Program Committee Member
    1. EMNLP-2017, ICON-2016, FLAIRS ANLP Tracks-16, 15, 14, 13, 12, 11
  • Journal Reviewer: IEEE Intelligent System, Artificial Intelligence, Language Resources and Evaluation, Bioinformatics, Information Systems, Knowledge based Systems
  • Conference Reviewer: ICON-2007, IJCNLP-2008, COLING-2012, LREC-14
  • Professional Member
    1. Association for Computational Linguistics
    2. The Association of Computer, Electronics and Electrical Engineers (ACEEE).
    3. AICIT's international conference series (NCM, NISS and ICCIT).
    4. IEEE
    5. ACM
  • Editorial Board
    1. Associate Editor, Sadhana, Proceedings of Indian Academy of Sciences, Springer.