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Shubhra Kanti Karmaker ("Santu")

I am currently pursuing my PhD in computer science at University of Illinois @Urbana-Champaign where i am a 5-th year Grad Student. My supervisor is ChengXiang Zhai. My primary research interest is at the intersection of Information Retrieval and Text Mining. I have also worked at Microsoft Research (Summer 2018, Summer 2017), Yahoo Research (Summer 2016) and WalmartLabs (Summer 2015) as a research intern.

Research Interest

    • Text mining
    • Language Understanding
    • Information Retrieval
    • Machine Learning

Latest News!

  1. [December 2018] I successfully Defended my PhD Thesis
  2. [October 2018] Received a $40,000 gift fund from UnbxD for my work on E-commerce Search !
  3. [October 2018] I attended CIKM 2018
  4. [October 2018] I attended CCS 2018
  5. [September 2018] I am serving as a PC member for WSDM 2019
  6. [August 2018] I am serving as a PC member for WSDM Demo Track 2019
  7. [August 17, 2018] Paper accepted at WPES@CCS 2018.
  8. [August 6, 2018] Paper accepted at CIKM 2018.
  9. [May 21, 2018] I joined Microsoft Research as a Research Intern for Summer, 2018
  10. [November 14, 2017] I successfully passed my PhD Prelim Exam.