Prof. Ganesh Ramakrishnan

Institute Chair Professor (starting 18th March for 3 years),
Department of Computer Science and Engineering, IIT Bombay
Professor-in-Charge, Koita Centre for Digital Health, Co-PI for the National Disease Modelling Consortium (NDMC)
(Formerly Research Staff Member, IBM India Research Lab)

Phone (office): 022-25767728
Room: SI-A418, KReSIT

Publications    Software     Teaching    

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Research Interests
  1. Feature induction and learning feature maps, Relational Learning
  2. Entity and relation extraction including distant supervision settings, data integration
  3. Information Extraction and Summarization
  4. Subset selection problems in machine learning
  5. Learning with multiple labels, multiple instances and multivariate loss functions

Other Professional Activities
  1. Senior Program Committee (PC) Member for AAAI 2018, AAAI 2019, IJCAI 2019.
  2. Program Committee (PC) Member for KDD 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, AAAI 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, COLING 2016, 2014, ISWC 2014, ACL 2013, ILP 2013, ACL 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, ILP 2012, WoLE (ISWC 2012), ACL-HLT 2011, IJCNLP 2011, ACL-IJCNLP 2009, IICAI 2009, ICML 2014, ICML 2008, ICWIS09, Workshop on Data Engineering for Blogs, Social Media, and Web 2.0 (ICDE 2008), IIWeb'07 (AAAI 2007 Workshop).
  3. Disease and economic modelling expert member of Standing Technical Sub Committee (STSC) as well as an expert member of Standing Working Group – Immunization and Vaccine Research and Capacity Building (SWG-IVRCB) as part of NTAGI (National Technical Advisory Group on Immunization), Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Govt of India.
  4. Workshop co-chair for PAKDD 2021, Organization Committee Member for KDD 2014 workshop on Big Data Discovery and Curation
  5. Organization Committee Member for COLING 2012 and COLING workshops on Information Extraction & Entity Analytics on Social Media Data and Question Answering for Complex Domains
  6. Tutorial Co-chair for the Pattern Recognition and Machine Intelligence Conference, 2009.

PhD Students
  1. Past: Rishabh Dabral (Former Qualcomm Fellow, currently Post-Doctoral Researcher at Max-Planck Institute for Informatics, Awarded  Vashee award for Research Excellence Award for PhD work)Dr. Vishal Kaushal (Former Ekal Fellow and presently Research Scientist at Amazon One Research, Bengaluru) ), Ramakrishna Bairi (recepient of Excellence in Ph.D. Research Award 2018 and currently at Microsoft India Research Labs), Ashish Kulkarni (Machine Learning Scientist at Amazon, Bengaluru , Dr. Vishwajeet Kumar (Research Scientist at IBM India Research Labs), Dr. Rohit Saluja (faculty at IIT Mandi), Dr. Naveen Nair (currently at Amazon, Seattle), Dr. Ajay Nagesh (presently Post-Doctoral Research Associate at the Center for Data Science, University of Massachusetts Amherst), Devaraj Adiga (Jointly advised with Prof. Ramasubramanian), Dr. Chetana Gawankar, Dr. Arjun Atreya, Dr. Uma Sawant
  2. Current: Durga Sivasubramanian (Former PMRF Fellow), Ayush Maheshwari (Ekal Fellow), Karthika (TCS Rearch Fellow), Isha Pandey, Vishak Prasad, Prateek Chand
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