Research Interests 
    My research interests are in Artificial Intelligence (AI), Natural Language Processing (NLP)
    and Biometrics. Specifically, I am currently working on the following problems: 
        Unsupervised Text Correction (including: real-word spelling error, prepostion error,  
           determiner error, near-synonym choice and so on) 
        Lexical Semantics (including: semantic similarity of words, texts, and sentences) 
        Word Segmentation 
        Schema Matching 

My Supervisors 
  PostDoctoral:                     Evangelos E. Milios 
                                           Vlado Keselj 
  Graduate Studies (Ph.D.) : Diana Inkpen 
  Graduate Studies (M.C.S.): Diana Inkpen 
                                            Iluju Kiringa 
  Undergraduate Studies :    Golam Rasul

Courses I taught 
    Principles of Programming Languages (CSCI 3136), Summer 2012 
    Faculty of Computer Science, Dalhousie University 

Reviewer for Journals 
    Language Resources and Evaluation, Springer  [Reviewers list 2012]
    Natural Language Engineering (NLE), Cambridge University Press  [Reviewers list 2011]
    The Computer Journal, Oxford University Press  [Reviewers list 2011]
    IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (TKDE)  [Reviewers list 2010]
    IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (TKDE)  [Reviewers list 2008]

Reviewer/Program Committee for Conferences 
    Canadian AI 2012 
    ACL 2011 
    IJCNLP 2011 
    HICSS-44  [Reviewers list]
    CICLing 2010 
    HICSS-43  [Reviewers list]
    AMCIS 2009 
    HICSS-42  [Reviewers list]
    ICECC 2008 
    AMCIS 2008 
    CICLing 2008 
    CICLing 2007 
    CICLing 2006  [Reviewers list]

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