Prof. Suresh Manandhar

Suresh Manandhar


Prof. Suresh Manandhar is an Artificial Intelligence Consultant to the Board. He has a B.Tech. in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (India), M.Sc. in Artificial Intelligence from University of Essex (UK) and PhD in Artificial Intelligence from University of Edinburgh (UK). He is is an AI scientist with over 30 years in the field with interest in machine learning and natural language processing. He headed AI research group at University of York until 2019, where he successfully   supervised   over   20   doctoral   students   and   published   over   120   papers.

He has a wide range of interests in topics related   to   natural   language   processing   and   applications   of   machine   learning.   Some   of   his   current research themes are deep learning models for compositional distributional semantics, deep learning for medical image   processing, community   discovery   using   content   and link   analysis, answering complex questions, unsupervised learning of morphology, named entities and semantic relations. He co-chaired the international research competitions in Semantic Evaluations SemEval 2012 and SemEval 2013. He currently serves on the editorial boards of the Journal of Natural Language Engineering and Journal of Applied Intelligence.