This is the personal website of Shubhra Kanti Karmaker. I am currently pursuing my PhD in computer science at University of Illinois @Urbana-Champaign where i am a 4-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 2017), Yahoo Research (Summer 2016) and WalmartLabs (Summer 2015) as a research intern. Currently, I am working (part time) as a data mining consultant at Jump Trading LLC.

Research Interest

  • Information Retrieval
  • Text mining
  • Machine Learning
  • Natural Language Processing

About me briefly

I am a CS graduate with great passion for teaching and research. Mathematics and Statistics are my valuable friends for research. Though it sounds much academic, i also do things other than these. I love songs and movies. I love cricket and soccer.