Experience

 
 
 
 
 

Review Committee Member / Conference

Program Committee for The 58th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL 2020)

Jul 2020 – Jul 2020 Online Conference due to the COVID-19 pandemic
ACL is one of the top-tier conferences in NLP. I reviewed paper from the Semantics track.
 
 
 
 
 

Review Committee / Conference

Program Committee for The Thirty-fourth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-20)

Feb 2020 – Feb 2020 New York, USA
AAAI is one of the top-tier conferences in Artificial Intelligence (AI). I reviewed papers in the main conference and the demo track.
 
 
 
 
 

Teaching Assistant

Computer Science and Engineering Department, IIT Bombay

Jan 2020 – Jun 2020 Mumbai
Assisted Prof. Kavi Arya in conducting theory and practical lab course on Embedded Systems (CS684).
 
 
 
 
 

Review Committee Member / Conference

Conference on Computational Natural Language Learning (CoNLL-2019)

Nov 2019 – Present Hong Kong, China
CoNLL is a top-tier (single-track, highly-competitive) conference in Natural Language Processing
 
 
 
 
 

Review Committee Member / Conference

Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing and the International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing 2019 (EMNLP-IJCNLP 2019)

Nov 2019 – Present Hong Kong, China
EMNLP and IJCNLP (jointly held in 2019), both are top-tier conferences in the area of Natural Language Processing. I reviewed papers in the ‘Linguistic Theories Cognitive Modeling and Psycholinguistics’ track.
 
 
 
 
 

Program Committee Member / Workshop

Program Committee Member for the MWE-WN Workshop (SIGLEX-MWE) co-located with ACL 2019

Aug 2019 – Aug 2019 Florence, Italy
Organized and sponsored by the Special Interest Group on the Lexicon (SIGLEX) of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL). Endorsed by the Global Wordnet Association (GWA). This joint event is the 15th edition of the Workshop on Multiword Expressions (MWE)
 
 
 
 
 

Teaching Assistant

Computer Science and Engineering Department, IIT Bombay

Jul 2019 – Oct 2019 Mumbai
Assisted Prof. Kavi Arya in conducting course on Software Lab (PG) (CS699).

  • Awarded TA of the Semester by Computer Science and Engineering Department.
 
 
 
 
 

Review Committee Member / Conference

Program Committee for The 57th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL 2019)

Jul 2019 – Aug 2019 Florence, Italy
ACL is one of the top-tier conferences in NLP. I reviewed papers in the ‘Linguistic Theories Cognitive Modeling and Psycholinguistics’ and ‘Resources and Evaluation’ tracks.
 
 
 
 
 

Program Committee Member / Conference

Program Committee Member for the 10th Global WordNet Conference (GWC 2019)

Jul 2019 – Jul 2019 Wroclaw, Poland
Global Wordnet Conference is organized and endorsed by the Global Wordnet Association (GWA).
 
 
 
 
 

Review Committee / Conference

Program Committee for The Thirty-Third AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-19)

Jan 2019 – Feb 2019 Honululu, Hawai
AAAI is one of the top-tier conferences in Artificial Intelligence (AI). I reviewed papers in the ‘Demonstrations’ track.
 
 
 
 
 

Teaching Assistant

Computer Science and Engineering Department, IIT Bombay

Jan 2019 – May 2019 Mumbai
Assisted Prof. Rushikesh Joshi in conducting theory course on Software Architecture (CS718).
 
 
 
 
 

Teaching Assistant

Computer Science and Engineering Department, IIT Bombay

Aug 2018 – Nov 2018 Mumbai
Assisted Prof. R.K. Shyamsundar in conducting theory course Data Structures (CS213).
 
 
 
 
 

Review Committee Member / Conference

Program Committee for The 56th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL 2018)

Jul 2018 – Jul 2018 Melbourne, Australia
ACL is one of the top-tier conferences in NLP. I reviewed papers in the ‘Linguistic Theories Cognitive Modeling and Psycholinguistics’ track.
 
 
 
 
 

Review Committee Member / Workshop

Review Committee Member for the GLOBALEX Workshop co-located with LREC 2018

May 2018 – May 2018 Miyazaki, Japan
This is the second workshop organized by GLOBALEX, a young constellation of the major continental associations of lexicography, this time in cooperation with the Global WordNet Association and the newly established ELEXIS project.
 
 
 
 
 

Program Committee Member / Conference

Program Committee Member for the 9th Global WordNet Conference (GWC 2018)

Jan 2018 – Jan 2018 NTU, Singapore
Global Wordnet Conference is organized and endorsed by the Global Wordnet Association (GWA).
 
 
 
 
 

Teaching Assistant

Computer Science and Engineering Department, IIT Bombay

Aug 2017 – Nov 2017 Mumbai
Assisted Prof. Kavi Arya in conducting lab course Software Lab for Undergraduate students (CS251).

  • Awarded TA of the Semester by Computer Science and Engineering Department.
 
 
 
 
 

Teaching Assistant

Computer Science and Engineering Department, IIT Bombay

Jan 2017 – May 2017 Mumbai
Assisted Prof. Supratik Chakraborty in conducting theory course on Digital Logic Design (CS226).
 
 
 
 
 

Research Engineer

Center For Indian Language Technology (CFILT)

Jun 2013 – Dec 2015 Mumbai
Work Profile:

  • Sarcasm Detection using Cognitive Studies.
  • Sarcasm Understandability using Cogninitive Studies in NLP.
  • Multilingual Topic Modelling to improve Indian Language Machine Translation.
  • Working simultaneously on Hindi, Marathi, Sanskrit WordNets, IndoWordNet and Development of DiscrimiNET.
  • DiscrimiNET - a resource based disambiguation engine with the ability to disambiguate b/w word senses based on clue words. (on a pause)
  • TransChat - Machine Translation for Instant Messaging.
  • Parallel Corpora Management Workbench (PaCMan) - a machine translation aid allowing translation / validation / alignment for parallel corpora.
  • PanchaBhoota - Hierarchical Phrase based Statistical Machine Translation system for five language pairs.
  • Cognitive studies for Sentiment annotation.
  • Systems Administrator for Centre for Indian Language Technology handling / troubleshooting / maintaining both server systems, and desktop computers.

Awards

TA of the Semester

Awarded TA of the Semester by CSE Department, IIT Bombay for assisting Prof. Kavi Arya with Software lab (PG) (CS699)
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TA of the Semester

Awarded TA of the Semester by CSE Department, IIT Bombay for assisting Prof. Kavi Arya with Software Foundations lab (CS251)
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Best Poster Paper (PhD Junior Category)

Awarded the best poster paper presentation in the PhD Juniors category

CISCO Fellowship Awardee

Awarded the CISCO fellowship from among all the applicants of Computer Science and Engineering Department, IIT Bombay
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Statistical Machine Translation (SMT) Competition

Winner of the SMT competition held at ICON 2014, Goa. We built a Heirarchical SMT system which outperformed all other systems by a significant margin.

Recent & Upcoming Talks

In this talk, I present my primary PhD contributions where different embeddings aid in the tasks of cognate detection, and …

In this talk, I discuss Natural Language Processing, Data Science and how they are related to each other. While presenting the …

In three different talks, I discussed various facets of fundamental NLP research being done at CFILT, IIT Bombay. The first talk one …

Projects

A webview based app for BrahmiNet.

Browser Extension for Google Chrome

A webview based app for Hindi Wordnet.

Browser Extension for Google Chrome

A webview based app for Hindi Wordnet.

Browser Extension for Google Chrome

A webview based app for Hindi Wordnet.

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