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

saptarshi @ cse . iitkgp . ac . 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 Social network and social media analysis, Information Retrieval, Data Mining, Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing, Healthcare data analysis, and Computational Law [my Google scholar profile].

  • Organizing the 1st Workshop on Legal Data Analytics and Mining (LeDAM 2018), to be co-located with ACM CIKM 2018 (workshop site)

  • Project titled "Building Healthcare Informatics Systems Utilising Web Data" sanctioned by DST, Government of India (through ICPS programme). Thanks for the support !!

  • Co-chairing the 6th Social Networking Workshop with COMSNETS 2019 (workshop site).

  • Awarded the IEI Young Engineers Award 2017-18 in Computer Engineering discipline, by The Institution of Engineers (India)

  • Project titled "Building Information Systems for Emergency Relief and Preparedness" sanctioned by SRIC, IIT Kharagpur (under ISIRD scheme for young faculties). Thanks for the support !!