Bangla Language Datasets for Sentiment Analysis and NER

A major limitation of current research in Machine Learning and Natural Language Processing (NLP) is that they are focused on few languages, particularly English. In this article, we will talk about resources available in the Bangla language for the NLP tasks of Named Entity Recognition (NER) and Sentiment Analysis. Bangla language (also many sources also call … Read more

Ten ways to sharpen your Soft Skills as a grad student

In part 3 of the “Research for All” initiative, we will cover how to sharpen your soft skills related to the day-to-day activity as a grad student, research scholar, or even a research aspirant! Specifically, you will learn about: How to deliver technical talks and the importance of local reading groups Internal and external collaboration, … Read more

How I had secured a research associate position during my Ph.D. in India and moved to Germany?

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Research internships provide intensive exposure to reach academia. They may play a crucial role in making the tough decision of whether or not to pursue a career in research, particularly pursuing a Ph.D. degree. Looking back, I realize that my first internship at IIT Kharagpur for my Bachelor’s played a significant role. The selection process … Read more

How to apply for M.S Research at IIT Kharagpur


Article Summary This is the 2nd post in the blog series “MS Research Experience at CSE@IIT Kharagpur” where we cover how a student can apply (the application process), the eligibility criteria, how to prepare for the interview, and the final decision of actually pursuing it. In my previous article, I covered the MS rules and … Read more

What to do you after you join MS Research at IIT Kharagpur


Here, I plan to write about my MS (Research) journey at IIT Kharagpur, India. In this article, I will provide the complete details of all the administrative procedures and guidelines required throughout the course of pursuing an MS Research degree after you get accepted to the program. This is targeted toward students that have already … Read more

Short notes of CODS-COMAD 2020

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Article summary CODS-COMAD 2020 took place from January 5 to 7, 2020 in the Indian School of Business, Hyderabad, India. The tutorial slides and the keynote talks were the main highlights of the conference. The proceedings is now available online in the ACM Digital Library at the following link. Below, I mention the rough notes … Read more

What is Brand Personality, Online Reputation Monitoring, Consumer Psychology

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In the era of digital marketing, it is becoming increasingly challenging for organizations to position their brand uniquely and differentiate from competitive product lines. In order to achieve that, organizations target a set of humanlike qualities (or a personality) across all their marketing campaigns. This is known as brand personality. For example, Red Bull portrays … Read more

Computer Science Research News – August 2019

Article summary Here, we first mention the upcoming conference submission deadlines. You can get the complete list of conference deadlines throughout the year in my another blogpost. We outline all the news update regarding research competitions and NLP resources I can across in the month of August 2019 Upcoming Conference Deadlines Please note that the … Read more