Tirthankar Ghosal

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Tirthankar is a doctoral researcher at the Elsevier Centre of Excellence for Natural Language Processing in Indian Institute of Technology Patna, India and currently in his 4th year of PhD. He is primarily working towards bringing AI more close to the academic peer review system so as to usher more transparency to scholarly communications and also speed up the overall peer review process. He is the key research fellow in the academic collaboration of IIT Patna with Elsevier. Tirthankar's work is at the intersection of NLP, ML with Digital Libraries and he has published papers in known NLP and Scholarly Data Mining venues like ICON, LREC, JCDL, WOSP, COLING. He is also an Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Engineering in Sikkim Manipal University, India and is currently on academic leave to pursue PhD from IIT Patna. An AI assisting editors and reviewers to make wise decisions in a reasonable time frame is what his primary investigation objective.