I am Postdoctoral Researcher at the Network Dynamics and Simulation Science Laboratory of the Biocomplexity Institute at Virginia Tech. 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)