I am Postdoctoral Researcher at the Network Systems Science and Advanced Computing Division of the Biocomplexity Institute and Initiative at the University of Virginia. My research interests are in mining information from Online Social Media. For this purpose, I use tools from statistics, machine learning, natural language processing, network analysis, and agent based modeling.
You can contact me at pb [at] parantapa [dot] net.
Doctor of Philosophy
from IIT Kharagpur (2017)
Thesis Title: Characterizing Twitter Users for Building Social Systems
Master of Technology in Information Technology
from IIT Kharagpur (2010)
Bachelor of Engineering (Hons.) in Information Technology
from Bengal Engineering and Science University, Shibpur (2008)