Recent News

  • Paper titled "Class Specific TF-IDF Boosting for Short-text Classification: Application to Short-texts Generated During Disasters" accepted in Exploitation of Social Media for Emergency Relief and Preparedness (SMERP) Workshop is WebConf 2018 (earlier known as WWW). Samujjwal gets travel grant from Microsoft Research India to present the work.
  • Paper on Using Social Media for Classifying Actionable Insights in Disaster Scenario accepted in International Journal of Advances in Engineering Sciences and Applied Mathematics (Springer).
  • Paper on Identifying Relevant Hashtags for Planned Events accepted at 9th International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Information Retrieval (KDIR 2017).
  • Work on Prediction of emotion intensity in tweets accepted in 8th Workshop on Computational Approaches to Subjectivity, Sentiment & Social Media Analysis (in conjunction with EMNLP 2017)
  • Work on Prediction of emotion intensity in tweets accepted in 8th Workshop on Computational Approaches to Subjectivity, Sentiment & Social Media Analysis (in conjunction with EMNLP 2017). An extended version is accepted in MIKE 2017.
  • Work on "Finding Relevant Tweets for Cultural Events" accepted as CLEF 2017 Working Notes.
  • Paper on Decision Tree Learning accepted at 16th International Conference on BioInformatics and BioEngineering (IEEE BIBE 2016).
  • GIAN course on "Enabling Large Scale Data Analytics: From Theoretical Foundations to Practice" was held during 13th-17th June 2016. Guest faculty: Dr. Barna Saha from University of Massachusetts Amherst. Course website is here.
  • CSE@IITH is expected to hold next round of faculty interviews in July 2016. Last date of sending applications for this round is 31st May, 2016.
  • I am not taking any more interns this summer.
  • Paper on Metasearch accepted at Expert Systems with Applications Journal.
  • Presented a talk titled "PREFER: Exploring Preference RElations as FEedback in Recommender Systems" at Indo-UK Workshop on Conformal Prediction for Reliable Machine Learning at IIT Hyderabad.
  • Paper on application of supervised learning on medical rehabilitation accepted at IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering.
  • Joined Department of CSE at IIT Hyderabad