Dec 12-15, 2011 :
I attended NIPS
2011 to present our paper on Explicit Mention Model.
Sept 9, 2011 :
Our paper on implicit mention model got accepted in
Aug 30, 2011 :
Our paper on explicit mention model got accepted in
Aug 23-Sept 26 :
My wife and I had a vacation back home (Bangladesh),
enjoyed the time and Eid with family after more than 2 years.
April 29, 2011 :
We had two papers in
IJCAI 2011 Workshop on Learning by
Reading and its Applications in Intelligent Question-Answering
and both of them got accepted.
April 5-8, 2011 :
I attended Machine Reading Phase 3 kick-off meeting and
jointly organized Student Summit
at Seattle, WA. I presented a poster on "Mention Model for
Learning Rules from Incomplete Examples".
December 3, 2010 :
I successfully passed my Ph. D Qualifying Exam. I prepared
a review paper on
Multi-label Learning. In addition, I had oral exam on
research and course works.
June 1, 2010 :
I attended NAACL'2010
at Los Angles, CA. We had a paper in
Formalisms and Methodology for Learning by Reading (FAM-LbR)
Dec 29, 2009 :
We (my wife and myself), finally moved to Corvallis, Oregon!
New life at Oregon State
University for both of us.
Jan 25, 2009 :
After a vacation for about most eventful two month, I resumed
back to my work a CVPIA lab, The University of
Nov 29, 2008 :
I am at Dhaka, Bangladesh, with my family and friends. After
more than 2 years I am with my family, its really fun to be
back to "Home Sweet Home".
Nov 10, 2008 :
I successfully defended my Masters thesis on "Robust Modeling
of Dialog Acts using Language and Speech". I was really glad
to have Dr.
Artthur C Graesser, Department of
Psychology, The University
of Memphis, in my thesis committee.
July 24, 2008 : I have been awarded Herff
Fellowship, awarded by Herff College
of Engineering, The
University of Memphis. This fellowship includes tution
fees and handsome scholarship for next 3 years.
May 19, 2008 : I joined IBM, Rochester, MN, as an
intern for summer 2008. I worked on Security Automation
(i.e. administration, application and resource sharing,
encryption and audit) project, STAF for Websphere
Application Server performance evaluation using STAX, Java, Jython
April 5, 2008 : Our research paper titled as
"Robust Classification of Objects Using a Sparse Detector
Sensor" got accepted for MLMTA'2008
conference held on July 14-17, 2008.
July 1, 2007 : My first research
publication that I submitted for ICSC'2007
conference on May 18, 2007 got accepted.
May 7, 2007 : I joined AutoZone Inc. as
Summer IT (Security) Intern. I worked on two different
projects, namely Automatic secure (i.e. PGP Encryption) file
transfer (i.e. scripting in Expect, Perl) and deployment of
File integrity checkers (i.e. Samhain) on servers and