Visits by external researchers in the last year

Visit by Prof. Tyll Krüger

When: 12/02/2018 – 21/02/2018 all-day

Prof. Tyll Krüger will be visiting the dept from Feb 12-21.

Prasenjit Mitra

Reading Group – Guest Talk by Dr Prasenjit Mitra.

When: 04/01/2018 @ 6:00 pm
Where: CSE 108

Dr Mitra will discuss his recent research works and projects in the talk. Bio: Prasenjit Mitra is a Professor and Associate Dean of Research in the College of Information Sciences and Technology; he serves on[…]

Visit by Prof. Prasenjit Mitra

When: 04/01/2018 all-day

Dr. Prasenjit Mitra will be visiting us on 4th Jan 2018 and he will be with us for the entire day.

Dr. Bagchi

Dependability for Computer Systems meets Data Analytics

When: 09/01/2018 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: Room: CSE 107, Computer Science Department, IIT Kharagpur

Abstract: We live in a data-driven world as everyone around has been telling us of late. Everything is generating data, sometimes volumes of it, from the sensors embedded in our physical spaces to the large[…]

Talk – Deep Nonparametric Admixture Models

When: 07/04/2017 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: Seminar Room, CSE 107

Title: Deep Nonparametric Admixture Models Talk by Dr. Indrajit Bhattacharya, TCS Innovation Lab. CSE – 107, Computer Science and Engineering Department, April 7, 2017. Time 4-5pm Brief Bio: Dr. Bhattacharya is an alumnus of our[…]

Reading Group – Knowledge-based Supervision for Domain-adaptive Semantic Role Labeling.

When: 02/02/2017 @ 6:00 pm

Semantic role labeling (SRL) is an essential tool for automatic semantic analysis of the vasts amounts of text data created daily on the web. More precisely, it could be: despite the success in experimental settings,[…]

Deep Learning with Microsoft’s Open Source Cognitive Toolkit (CNTK)

When: 08/12/2016 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Where: Software Lab (Annex. Building), Dept. of CSE

Invited Talk cum Tutorial Deep Learning with Microsoft’s Open Source Cognitive Toolkit (CNTK): Introduction and Hands-on Time : 9.30am – 1pm, 3pm-4pm                                                          Date: 8.12.2016 Venue: Software Lab (Annex. Building), Dept. of CSE Registration Link: https://goo.gl/forms/5lVCkacRQgxEk9cI2[…]

Reading Group – Guest Talk by Prof. Jaikumar Radhakrishnan, TIFR, Mumbai on ”Set membership with two bit probes”

When: 29/09/2016 @ 6:00 pm
Where: Conference Room, CSE

Title: Set membership with two bit probes Speaker: Jaikumar Radhakrishnan, TIFR, Mumbai Abstract: We will consider the bit-probe complexity of the set membership problem, where a subset S with at most n elements from a universe[…]

Reading Group – Learning Social Influence Networks by Indrajit Bhattacharya

When: 22/09/2016 @ 6:00 pm
Where: Conference Room, CSE

Title- Learning Social Influence Networks Speaker- Indrajit Bhattacharya Time- 6 p.m. Venue- Conference room

Talk by Udit Bhatia – Network Science Based Quantification of Resilience of Engineered and Natural systems

When: 28/07/2016 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Where: Seminar Room – CSE 107

Talk The structure, interdependence, and fragility of systems ranging from power-grids and transportation to ecology, climate, biology, finance and human communities have been examined through network science. Failure of some specific components in infrastructure systems[…]

Talk by Rijurekha Sen – I-Pic: A Platform for Privacy-Compliant Image Capture

When: 06/07/2016 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Talk: I-Pic: A Platform for Privacy-Compliant Image Capture Speaker: Rijurekha Sen, MPI URL: (http://www.mpi-sws.org/~rijurekha/) Venue: Room CS107 ================================================= Talk Abstract (video link https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LsVCG0z9p0E): ================================================= The ubiquity of portable mobile devices equipped with built-in cameras have[…]

Visit by Prof. Anirban Dasgupta, IIT Gandhinagar

When: 08/04/2016 – 09/04/2016 all-day

Prof. Anirban Dasgupta will take guest lectures in the advanced Machine Learning course. He will cover the following topics: – CUR decomposition and Approximate matrix multiplication. – Random projections and Linear Regression. – Locality sensitive[…]

Visit by Gérard Huet, Emeritus Director of Research, Inria

When: 12/03/2016 – 17/03/2016 all-day

Gérard Huet, Emeritus Director of Research, Inria is visiting the campus.  

Visit by Dr. Matteo Marsili, Research Scientist at ICTP

When: 08/03/2016 – 17/03/2016 all-day

Dr. Matteo Marsili, Research Scientist at the Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), is visiting CNeRG and the Institute from 8th Mar – 17th Mar. Dr. Marsili is an adjunct faculty to the[…]

Micro-credit Course on Economic and Financial Network Analytics by Dr. Matteo Marsili

When: 08/03/2016 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Dr. Matteo Marsili, Research Scientist at the Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), is conducting a micro-credit course on Economic and Financial Network Analytics. Venue – F-127, Main Building, IIT Kharagpur. Course Schedule[…]

Visit by Raphael Tackx, researcher from Lip6, UPMC, Paris.

When: 27/02/2016 – 15/04/2016 all-day

Raphael Tackx, a researcher from Lip6, UPMC, Paris is visiting CNeRG, IIT Kharagpur. Raphael works in problems related to “Community detection in bipartite networks” Office – 104, Dept. of CSE.

Visit by Dr. Anirban Dasgupta, Faculty at IIT Gandhinagar

When: 23/02/2016 – 26/02/2016 all-day

Prof. Anirban Dasgupta, faculty at IIT Gandhinagar is visiting IIT Kharagpur.

Visit by Satyam Mukherjee, a researcher in complex networks

When: 23/02/2016 – 28/02/2016 all-day

Satyam Mukherjee – https://sites.google.com/site/satyammukherjee/home

Visit by Researcher – Martin Guenning

When: 20/02/2016 – 19/03/2016 all-day

Martin is pursuing his PhD in Sciences: Methods and Models for temporal networks since September 2013 under the Conjoint supervision of University of Namur and Université Catholique de Louvain. His dissertation topic is “Dynamics on[…]

Talk by Satyam Mukherjee – Age of Information and Fitness of Ideas in Science & Innovation

When: 25/02/2016 @ 5:30 pm

Talk Title – Age of Information and Fitness of Ideas in Science & Innovation Abstract Though the knowledge base of science is expanding rapidly, the breakthrough paper rate has narrowed and scientists take longer to[…]

Talk by Prashant Kumar, CS Tech – Flipkart

When: 04/02/2016 @ 6:00 pm

Managing Growth and Customer Experience at Scale through Technology : When you are the largest online retailer in India Speaker – Prashant Kumar Venue – CSE 107 (Seminar Hall), Dept. of CSE, IIT Kharagpur. Abstract[…]

Talk by Dr. Saurabh Bagchi, Professor of Purdue

When: 18/01/2016 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

How to automatically troubleshoot failures in large-scale systems? Saurabh Bagchi Venue – CSE-107 Abstract Much of the computational infrastructure that we encounter today and that we increasingly rely on for critical applications is provided by[…]

Visit by External Collaborator – Prof. Tyll Krueger

When: 24/01/2016 – 29/02/2016 all-day

Prof. Tyll Krueger, Henryk Kordecki, Marcin Bodych & Tomasz Ozanski from Wroclow Univ. of Technology is visiting CNeRG for 5 weeks. Prof. Tyll Krueger Google scholar Profile

Internships and visits by group researchers in the last two years

  • Tanmoy Chakraborty interned at IBM Research India, Bengaluru, May 2014 – July 2014
  • Mayank Singh interned at Xerox Research Center India, Bengaluru, May 2014 – July 2014
  • Suman Kalyan Maity interned at ISI Foundation, Turin, Italy, and University of Bielefeld, Germany, June 2013 – July 2013
  • Rishiraj Saha Roy visited Microsoft Research India, Bengaluru, June 2013 – July 2013
  • Parantapa Bhattacharya interned at MPI-SWS, Saarbrucken, May 2012 – July 2012
  • Saptarshi Ghosh interned at MPI-SWS, Saarbrucken, June 2012 – July 2012
  • Rishiraj Saha Roy visited Microsoft Research India, Bengaluru, March 2012 – April 2012
  • Rishiraj Saha Roy interned at Microsoft Research India, Bengaluru, October 2011 – January 2012

Important course related seminars by student members in the last two years

  • Ph.D. Defence Seminar by Sourav Kumar Dandapat on May 15, 2015
  • Ph.D. Defence Seminar by Tanmoy Chakraborty on April 13, 2015
  • Ph.D. Defence Seminar by Rishiraj Saha Roy on December 8, 2014
  • Ph.D. Synopsis Seminar by Sourav Kumar Dandapat on December 3, 2014
  • M.S. Defence Seminar by Suman Kalyan Maity on February 13, 2014
  • Ph.D. Synopsis Seminar by Rajib Ranjan Maiti on October 23, 2013
  • Ph.D. Defence Seminar by Saptarshi Ghosh on June 17, 2013
  • M.S. Synopsis Seminar by Suman Kalyan Maity on May 16, 2013
  • Ph.D. Synopsis Seminar by Saptarshi Ghosh on September 27, 2012
  • Ph.D. Defence Seminar by Joydeep Chandra on August 10, 2012
  • M.S. Defence Seminar by Animesh Srivastava on July 31, 2012