Saptarshi  Ghosh
Assistant Professor
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur               
Kharagpur - 721302, West Bengal, India.

saptarshi @ cse . iitkgp . ernet . in
saptarshi . ghosh @ gmail . com

Brief Bio

I am an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India.

I received my PhD from the Department of CSE, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India in 2013. I was a Humboldt Post-doctoral research fellow at the Max Planck Institute for Software Systems, Germany. I have also been an Assistant Professor at the Department of Computer Science and Technology, Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur, India.

My broad research interests are in Online Social Media, Information Retrieval, Data Mining, Natural Language Processing, and Complex Network Analysis [my Google scholar profile].

  • Proposal to organise 2nd Workshop on Exploitation of Social Media for Emergency Relief and Preparedness (SMERP) accepted at The Web Conference (WWW) 2018 !!
  • Invited speaker at CODS-COMAD 2018 conference, January 2018.
  • Delivering a tutorial at the FIRE 2017 conference, on "Keyword Queries for Product Search", with Dr. Muthusamy Chelliah, Flipkart