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.
- Text mining
- Language Understanding
- Information Retrieval
- Machine Learning
- [December 2018] I successfully Defended my PhD Thesis
- [October 2018] Received a $40,000 gift fund from UnbxD for my work on E-commerce Search !
- [October 2018] I attended CIKM 2018
- [October 2018] I attended CCS 2018
- [September 2018] I am serving as a PC member for WSDM 2019
- [August 2018] I am serving as a PC member for WSDM Demo Track 2019
- [August 17, 2018] Paper accepted at WPES@CCS 2018.
- [August 6, 2018] Paper accepted at CIKM 2018.
- [May 21, 2018] I joined Microsoft Research as a Research Intern for Summer, 2018
- [November 14, 2017] I successfully passed my PhD Prelim Exam.