Vinay V. Vasista is selected for the Dr. MNS Swamy Medal for Best MSc (Engg) Thesis 2018. He was advised by Prof. Uday Reddy.
Somashekharacharya G. Bhaskaracharya is selected for the Alumni Medal for Best PhD Thesis 2018. He was advised by Prof. Uday Reddy.
Pooja Ravi Kulkarni is selected for the Computer Science of India Society Bangalore Medal for Best M.Tech Student 2018. She was advised by Prof. Chiranjib Bhattacharyya
Dr. Anand Louis, Assistant Professor, Department of CSA, has received the Pratiksha Trust Young Investigator award.
Ajith S receives the Google PhD Fellowship 2019. He works in the “Cryptography and Information Security Lab” and is advised by Prof. Arpita Patra.
The paper titled “Zero-Shot Word Sense Disambiguation using Sense Definition Embeddings” by Sawan Kumar, Sharmistha Jat, Karan Saxena, and Partha Talukdar received an Outstanding Paper Award (one out of five) at the Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), 2019. The award citation can be found here: ACL 2019 award winners