Detailed CV

EDUCATION

  • PhD in Computer Science & Engineering, Banasthali Vidyapith    
  • M.Tech. in Computer Science, Janardhan Rai Nagar Rajasthan Vidyapeeth
  • Master of Science in Computer Science, Maharshi Dayanand University
  • GNIIT, National Institute of Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Computer Applications, Makhanlal Chaturvedi National University of Journalism & Communication
  • KG-XII, St. Anselm’s Senior Secondary School, Ajmer (Affiliated to CBSE) 


SHORT TERM COURSES

  • Faculty Development Programme on Cognitive Computing,  Accenture Services, Gurgaon
  • Training Programme on Latex and Open Source Software, Banasthali Vidyapith
  • Summer School on Expert Systems and Their Applications, Indian Institute of Information Technology, Allahabad
  • Training Programme on Optimization and Its Applications, Banasthali Vidyapitj


RESEARCH INTERESTS

Computational Linguistics, Cognitive Science, Knowledge Management, Computer Science Education.


TEACHING INTERESTS

Natural Language Processing, Artificial Intelligence, Cognitive Science, Machine Translation, Information Retrieval, Database Systems and Shell Scripts.


INVITED TALK/TUTORIALS/PANEL MEMBER

  1. Panel Member, Brainstorming on Machine Translation and its Future Directions, held at C-DAC, Pune, Organized by Department of Electronics and Information Technology, Govt. of India, Apr 2015.

  2. Invited Talk, Machine Translation Evaluation, Workshop on Machine Translation Research, held at Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, Organized by Department of Electronics and Information Technology, Govt. of India, Jan 2014.

  3. Invited Talk, Mathematical Modeling in Computational Linguistics, AIM and ACT Colloquium Series, held at Banasthali Vidyapith, Jul 2013.

  4. Invited Talk, Machine Translation in Indian Context, Symposia on Information Systems, held during 15th Annual Conference of Society of Statistics, Computer and Applications, at Banasthali Vidyapith, Feb 2013


PATENTS/COPYRIGHTS/TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER

  1. Technology Transfer of English-Indian Languages Machine Translation System for Eight Language Pairs (English-Hindi, English-Urdu, English-Marathi, English-Gujarati, English-Tamil, English-Bengali, English-Oriya, English-Bodo) in tourism, health and agriculture domains. The systems are available for use at Government of India’s Cloud Initiative - Meghraj (http://eilmt.tdil-dc.gov.in) and http://tdil-dc.in/components/com_mtsystem/CommonUI/homeMT.php


RESEARCH/CONSULTANCY/EXTENSION PROJECTS

Project

Duration

Sponsor

English to Indian Languages Machine Translation Consortia Project, Phase II

2010 – 2015

DeitY, Govt. of India

English to Indian Languages Machine Translation Consortia Project, Phase I

2007 – 2010

DeitY, Govt. of India


THESIS SUPERVISED

PhD (Computer Science and Engineering/Computer Science)

  1. Shafeeq Saeed Ali, 2015 – Present, TBD.

  2. Itisha Gupta, 2015 – Present, Comprehensive Sentiment Analysis of Tweets Using Supervised Machine Learning Approach.

  3. Pooja Asopa, 2014 – Present, Implications of Embodied Agents On Learners in Online Learning Environments.

  4. Sneha Asopa, 2014 – Present, Hybrid Model for Dependency Parsing of Hindi and Its Evaluation.

  5. Vaishali Gupta, 2014 – Present, Machine Learning Approach for Extraction of Multi-Words in Indian Languages.

  6. Deepti Chopra, 2014 – Present, Improving the Quality of Machine Translation Output Using Ensemble Approach.

  7. Kuldeep Kumar Yogi, 2013 – Present (Thesis Submitted), Automatic Quality Estimation for Machine Translation Output for Manual Post Editing. (Co-Supervised with Dr. C.K. Jha, Associate Professor and Head, Department of Computer Science, Banasthali Vidyapith)

MTech

  1. Shruti Tyagi, 2014–2015, Implications of Text Simplification on English–Hindi Machine Translation Quality. (Co-Supervised with Ms. Deepti Chopra, Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, Banasthali Vidyapith)

  2. Pooja Gupta, 2013–2014, Automatic Ranking of English-Hindi Machine Translation Output.

  3. Ankita Agarwal, 2013–2014, Word Sense Disambiguation using Supervised Learning. (Co-Supervised with Mr. Ajai Kumar, Associate Director & Head, Applied Artificial Intelligence Group, C-DAC, Pune)

  4. Deepti Bhalla, 2012–2013, English-Punjabi Name Entity Translation.

  5. Rashmi Gupta, 2012–2013, Quality Estimation of English-Hindi Machine Translation Systems Using Naïve Bayes Classifier.

  6. Vaishali Gupta, 2012–2013, Evaluation of English-Urdu Machine Translation Systems.

  7. Snigdha Paul, 2012–2013, Morphological Analysis for Hindi.

  8. Jyoti Singh, 2012–2013, Implementation of Part of Speech Tagger for Marathi.

  9. Juhi Ameta, 2011–2012, Syntactically Motivated Gujarati-Hindi Translation Model.

MCA/MSc (Computer Science) Final Semester Major Project

  1. Shrijana Agarwal, 2015, Multi Lingual Information Access on Android. (Co-Supervised with Dr. Iti Mathur, Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, Banasthali Vidyapith)

  2. Kirti Chauhan, 2014, Development of English-Hindi Translation Memory.

  3. Priyanka Patwari, 2013, Graph Based Ontology Matching.

  4. Swati Jain, 2013, Graph Based Ontology Matching.

  5. Naini Sahani, 2013, Automatic Transfer Grammar Generation for English-Hindi Language Pair.

  6. Mini Tandon, 2013, Implementation of Lemmatizer for Hindi.

  7. Unati Chaudhary, 2013, Implementation of Hindi POS taggers using Stochastic Approach.

  8. Shweta Singhal, 2012, Reordering of Machine Translation Output Using Maximum Likelihood Estimation.

  9. Pooja Gupta, 2012, Reordering of Machine Translation Output Using Maximum Entropy Approach.

  10. Namrata Singh, 2012, Evaluation of Machine Translation Systems Using Semantic Similarity Metrics.


SKILLS

Languages

Java, Python, Prolog, Visual Basic 6.0, C, C++, D/HTML, Perl, Shell Scripts, Pascal.

Operating Systems

Microsoft Windows (7, XP), Various flavours of Linux.

Databases

Oracle, MySQL, MS-SQL Server, Access

Tools

Matlab, Octave, LaTeX, SPSS, R, SOAR, CLIPS, Microsoft Office


EXPERIENCE

Associate Professor (Computer Science) Tenured, Banasthali Vidyapith, Rajasthan Apr 2014 – Present

Assistant Professor (Computer Science) Tenured, Banasthali Vidyapith, Rajasthan Jul 2009 – Mar 2014

Lecturer (Computer Science) Tenure Track, Banasthali Vidyapith, Rajasthan Jul 2008 – Jun 2009

Lecturer (Information Technology) Tenure Track, Banasthali Vidyapith, Rajasthan Jul 2007 – Jul 2008

Lecturer (Computer Science) Tenure Track, Amity University, Rajasthan Apr 2006 – Jul 2007