“Confidence and Hard work is the best medicine to kill the disease called failure. It will make you a successful person.”  
Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

Hi, This is Partha (Bengali: পার্থ). Here's what my name actually means :
Partha: A name given to Arjun by Lord Krishna
Origin: Hindu
Indian Community: Bengali
My Family Tree:
How to Pronounce My Name: Partha
In Aizawl (India), where I live, it is now:  

Present Status

Head of the Department
Assistant Professor
Principal Investigator (PI)
International Co-operation Officer
Department of Computer Science & Engineering
National Institute of Technology Mizoram (NIT Mizoram)
राष्ट्रीय प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान मिजोरम

Aizawl, Mizoram

Email: FirstnameLastname[A T]gmail[D O T]com / Firstname[D O T]cse[A T]nitmz[D O T]ac[.]in
Website: NIT MZ

Guest Researcher at Digital Media Lab, Universität Bremen, GERMANY

Address: Bremen University, MZH, Bibliothekstr. 1, 28359 Bremen, Germany
Contact: pakray@uni-bremen.de
Working on Human Computer Interaction

If you have any questions and suggestions just e-mail me: parthapakray[@]gmail[DOT]com If you are interested to work with me in Natural Language Processing domain just drop an email.

Work Experience


Experience 1: Worked on Research Project (INDIA)

Project Name:"Development of Cross-Lingual Information Access (CLIA) Phase II"
Sponsored By:
Ministry of Communications & Information Technology, Government of India
Employer Name:
Jadavpur University, India
Senior Research Engineer

Experience 2: Worked in Instituto Politécnico Nacional (MEXICO) (Research Project)

Project Entitled: "Answer Validation through Textual Entailment".
Principal Collaborator in Mexico: Alexander Gelbukh, Center for Computing Research, National Polytechnic Institute, Col. Nueva Industrial Vallejo, Mexico City, Mexico
Principal Collaborator in India: Professor Sivaji Bandyopadhyay, Computer Science and Engineering, Jadavpur University
Sponsored by: CONACYT (Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología, Mexican Govt.)-DST (Department of Science & Technology, Govt. of India)
First Visit Mexico: Nov 28, 2011 to Dec 30, 2011
Second Visit Mexico: June 01, 2013 to June 24, 2013
Designation: Research Engineer

Experience 3: Worked in Xerox Research Centre Europe (FRANCE)

Project Entitled: "Detection and measurement of event similarity using temporal and linguistic information"
Employer Name: Xerox Research Centre Europe (XRCE), France

Experience 4: Worked as Post Doctoral Researcher (NORWAY)

Project Entitled: "Causal Extraction from Text"
Employer Name: Norwegian University of Science & Technology

Experience 5: Worked as Post Doctoral Researcher (CZECH REPUBLIC)

Project Entitled: "Textual Entailment, Semantic Text Similarity and (Math & Text) Information Retrieval System"
Employer Name: Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic

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Convocation 2018: NIT Mizoram


With NIT Mizoram CSE 2014-2018 Batch


English to Mizo Machine Translation System: Developed at NIT Mizoram NLP Lab. Paper has accepted in Neural Computing Application Journal.

With Prof Swapan Bhattacharya (Former Director of NIT Surathkal and Durgapur)

With Prof. Rainer Malaka (University of Bremen, Germany) at NIT Mizoram, on 12/02/2018


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  Google Scholar Id     3pp18IYAAAAJ
  Scopus ID     36617619600
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Attended FDP on Parallel Programming for HPC at Supercomputer Education and Research Centre (SERC), IISc Bengalore during Sept 11-16, 2017.


1st position - English to Punjabi Machine Translation & 2nd best - English to Hindi Machine Translation
Shared Task & Workshop on Machine Translation System in Indian Languages (nlp.amrita.edu/mtil_cen/)

Result Here: NIT-M

Amarnath Pathak, Partha Pakray, Sandip Sarkar, Dipankar Das and Alexander Gelbukh. "MathIRs: Scientific Documents Retrieval System". 18th International Conference on Computational Linguistics and Intelligent Text Processing (CICLing 2017), April 17 to 23, 2017, Budapest, Hungary. (Accepted)

*** At NIT Mizoram ***

GIAN Workshop on:

Course Name: "Deep Learning for Natural Language Processing" , Foreign Faculty: Dr. Benoit Favre, Aix-Marseille University, France, Host Faculty : Myself, Duration: 20-02-2017 to 26-02-2017.


I am not looking for any PhD Candidates and also Research Intern. Please do not contact me with such requests.

Course 3: Organized Course "161043K03 : NATURAL LANGUAGE PROCESSING AND SENTIMENT ANALYSIS" by Prof. Alexander Gelbukh, Instituto Politécnico Nacional, Mexico at NIT Mizoram. Sponsored by GIAN, MHRD, Govt of India(Successfully Conducted at NIT Mizoram)


Course 2: Organized Course "161043K02 : Deep Learning for Natural Language Processing" by Dr. Benoit Favre, Aix-Marseille University (AMU), France at NIT Mizoram. Sponsored by GIAN, MHRD, Govt of India (Successfully Conducted at NIT Mizoram)

Course 1: Organized Course "Introduction To Robot Operating System" by Prof. Dr. David Eduardo Pinto Avendaño, BUAP Mexico at NIT Mizoram. Sponsored by GIAN, MHRD, Govt of India(Successfully Conducted at NIT Mizoram)

During GIAN Workshop: Picture with Prof. David Pinto at NIT Mizoram.


I am in Media Coverage for arranging Digital India Event at National Institute of Technology (NIT) Mizoram as a Nodal Officer. Thanks to Vanglaini (Mizoram Daily Newspaper).


Arranged Digital India Event at National Institute of Technology (NIT) Mizoram as a Nodal Officer


Attended workshop on “Interdisciplinary Research on Language and Speech in Northeast India” at Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Guwahati on Feb 28 to March 01, 2015.

I have visited National Polytechnic Institute, Mexico from June 01, 2013 to June 24, 2013 and worked as a Research Engineer in Natural Language and Text Processing Laboratory, IPN, Mexico.

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h-index by Google Scholar: 12 (as on 30/07/2017) Follow Me

Selected in AREAS+ Erasmus Mundus programme 2014-2015 as a Post Doctoral Researcher.

Selected in Erusmus Mundus Scholar under cLINK Program 2014-2015 as a Post Doctoral Researcher.


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