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  • Mausam interviewed by Rajya Sabha TV for an English and a Hindi feature on AI.
  • Mausam and his students have a paper at NIPS 2018 -- the largest conference in ML.
  • Mausam appears as an expert in an India Today article on the future of AI.
  • Mausam received projects worth USD $15,000 for research in NLP from 1MG Technologies Pvt Ltd.
  •  Open IE 5.0, an ontology-less information extraction software, is liked over 100 times on Github.
  • Sayan Ranu has been awarded the ACM SIGMOD 2018 Most Reproducible Paper Award for his paper "Debunking the Myths of Influence Maximization: An In-Depth Benchmarking Study."  SIGMOD Conference 2017, pp 651-666.
  • Parag Singla and Mausam received a $15,000 gift each from IBM Shared University Research (SUR) program.
  • Mausam was the Program Chair of International Conference on Automated Planning and Scheduling (ICAPS’17) in Pittsburgh.
  • Both DAIR students, Haroun Habeeb (BTech) and Swarnadeep Saha (MTech) won the CS department’s best thesis awards for 2017.
  • Neha Sengupta's paper "Benchmark Generator for Dynamic Overlapping Communities in Networks" (ICDE 2017, co-authors Michael Hamann and Dorothea Wagner) declared Best Paper by the German Research Foundation (DFG) Priority Programme on Algorithms for Big Data which sponsored the research.
  • Sayan Ranu's recent work on reaction pathway prediction featured in The Hindu newspaper.
  • Parag Singla received a DARPA Explainable AI subcontract grant worth USD $50K per year for four years.
  • Mausam received a $50,000 unrestricted gift from Google for “Hybrid DistMult-Matrix Factorization Models for Open IE Inference"
  • DAIR student Ritesh Noothigattu won the CS department’s best BTech thesis award for 2016
  • Paper titled "Extreme Multi-label Loss Functions for Recommendation, Tagging, Ranking & Other Missing Label Applications" by Himanshu Jain, Yashoteja Prabhu and Manik Varma has been accepted at KDD 2016. Click here for more details.
  • Amitabha Bagchi’s opinion on Geospatial Information Regulation Bill 2016 published in The Hindu newspaper.
  • Two papers with IITD authors got accepted at NAACL 2016. Click here for more details.
  • Two papers with IITD authors got accepted at AI conferences on agents/planning. Click here for more details.
  • Four papers with IITD authors have been accepted at NIPS 2015. Click here for more details.
  • Three papers with IITD authors have been accepted at AAAI 2016. Click here for more details.
  • Mausam received a $42,000 unrestricted gift from Bloomberg L.P. for “Coherent Multi-Document Summarization for Financial News”.
  • Mausam received a $50,000 unrestricted gift from Google for “Asymmetric Relation Phrase Embeddings from Diverse Knowledge Sources”.
  • DAIR student Aditya Grover won the CS department’s best BTech thesis award for 2015.
  • Mausam has been granted Senior Member status in the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence(AAAI).
  • Mausam appeared on NDTV prime for a debate on artificial intelligence. Watch it here.
  • Parag Singla has been awarded the Microsoft Young Faculty Incentive Fellowship.
  • Amitabha Bagchi has received an unrestricted research award from Yahoo! under the Yahoo! Faculty Research and Engagement Program.
  • Amitabha Bagchi has received IIT Delhi's teaching excellence award in 2013.
  • Maya Ramanath received Yahoo faculty research engagement award in 2013.
  • Amitabha Bagchi was awarded IIT Delhi's Excellence in Teaching for the year 2012.
  • Amitabha Bagchi and Maya Ramanath received an Unrestricted Gift from the Faculty Research and Engagement Program of Yahoo! for their proposal on Trend Detection on Twitter