Hi!! I am Rijula...

I am a MS(by research) Student in Computer Science and Engineering Department of Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur.I am advised by Dr. Sourangshu Bhattacharya. I am also a member of Complex Networks Research Group, IIT, Kharagpur. My research interests lies in the domain of multitask learning, dimension reduction techniques for large scale machine learning, application of machine learning in natural language processing.


Fellowships and Awards

Grace Hopper Fellowship for Women in Computing India (GHCI), 2015

Junior Research Fellowship from Department of Science and Technology,India, 2015.

Secured 2nd position in CIO challenge, 2015 for developing "SQLVal" named Web application (Validation App for SQL script) in India organised by Cognizant,India



Indian Statiscal Institute,Kolkata , May,2014 - Jun,2014

Topic : HEp2 Cell Segmention using Cellular Automata

Cognizant, India, Jan,2015 - Mar,2015

Topic : SQLVal : Web Application for validation of SQL Script

Core ML Team, Amazon India, Jun,2017 - Aug,2017

Topic : Detection of Review Abuse

Teaching Assistantships

Programmning and Data Structures in Autumn Semester, 2015
Operating Systems in Spring Semester, 2016
Programmning and Data Structures in Autumn Semester, 2017
Foundations of Algorithm Design and Machine Learning in Spring Semester, 2018


"Task Specific Representation Learning for Web Scale Entity Disambiguation" Rijula Kar, Susmija Reddy, Sourangshu Bhattacharya, Anirban Dasgupta, Soumen Chakrabarti
In Thirty Second AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence(AAAI), 2018

Contact Me

I would like to hear from you. Feel free to drop a mail if you are interested with my project topics.