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Autumn 2016

Offering Information Retrieval Course this semester.

Spring 2016

Offering Advanced Machine Learning Course this semester.

Autumn 2015

Offering Machine Learning Course this semester.

Spring 2015

Offering Advanced Machine Learning Course this semester.

3-6 November 2014

Talk given at CIKM.

9 August 2014

Paper accepted at CIKM: Learning a Linear Influence Model from Transient Opinion Dynamics. Abir De, Sourangshu Bhattacharya, Parantapa Bhattacharya, Niloy Ganguly, Soumen Chakrabarti.

18th February 2014

I have received internship applications from a lot of students. Unfortunately, as of now, I am not taking any interns for summer 2014. Also, I am unable to reply to each individual email.

21st December 2013

I am offering CS60073: Advanced Machine Learning in spring 2014. Machine Learning is a prerequisite.

13th June 2013

I am offering CS60050: Machine Learning course this semester. My research interests are Machine Learning and Optimization. Recently, I have developed interest in Machine Learning for Big Data / Distributed Machine Learning.

Broadly, I have worked in Bioinformatics, Computer Vision and Text Mining / NLP domains. I am open to applying Machine Learning to other domains as well. I have a couple of B.Tech / M.Tech projects in mind. Please feel free to drop by to my office (Room 304) for more discussion.

5th June 2013

I joined Dept. of Computer Science & Engineering at IIT Kharagpur as an Assistant Professor. I am very excited to be part of this vibrant community.