Dr.(Mrs.) S. Sangeetha

Dr.U.Srinivasulu Reddy


Dr.(Mrs.) S.Sangeetha


Associate Professor



E-mail Id



Natural Language Processing (NLP), Information Extraction

Employment Profile

Job Title Employer From To
Lecturer J.J. College of Engineering and Technology Aug 2001 May 2007
Assistant Professor National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli Jun 2007 Sept 2022
Associate Professor National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli Sept 2022 Till date

Academic Qualifications (From Highest Degree to High School):

Examination Board / University Year Division/ Grade Subjects
Ph.D. National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli 2013 - Event Detection and Extraction
M.C. A Bharathidasan University Tiruchirappalli 2000 First Class Computer Applications
B.Sc. Avinashilingam University, Coimbatore 1997 First Class Computer Science
HSC St. Mary’s GHSS, Kotagiri, Nilgiris 1994 First Class Maths, Physics, Chemistry, Biology
SSLC St. Mary’s GHSS, Kotagiri, Nilgiris 1992 First Class Maths, Science, Language

Academic/Administrative Responsibilities within the University

Position Faculty/Department/Centre/Institution From To
Staff Advisor, VERSION, MCA Student’s Technical Symposium Department 2015 Till date
Member MCA Board of studies Department 2022
MIS core Team Member Institute Jul 2017 Feb 2019
NEP Implementation Subcommittee Institute 2021 Till date
MOOC Subcommittee Institute 2021 Till date
Library Advisory Committee Institute 2020 Till date
Faculty Advisor -Web Cell Institute 2021 Till date
Faculty Incharge – AINLP Club Department 2018 Till date
Faculty Incharge – FIST Proposal Preparation Committee Department 2015
M.Sc. (CS) Curriculum Development Committee Department 2013 - 2014
Faculty Incharge – NBA SAR Preparation Committee Department 2013 – 2014
NBA SAR Preparation Committee Department 2017
Chairperson – Performance Analysis Committee Department 2010, 2012, 2015, 2016,2017.2018.2019.2020,2021,2022
Purchase Initiator of the committee to purchase PG Research Lab equipment under Plan Fund, FIST Department 2014 – 2016,2019-20
Department Library In-charge Department 2007 2009
Member - Committee for NBA Visit Department 2008,2017
Member – Academic Reforms Committee Institute 2015
Stock Verification Officer Institute 2009,2011,2012, 2014, 2016,2020
Member – Timetable Committee Department 2009 2013
Member – Admission Committee (MCA, MSC) Department 2008 2019
Member – Convocation Registration Institute 2008 to 2019 except 2014
Member – Community Radio 90.8 Institute 2016

Academic/Administrative Responsibilities outside the University

Position Institution From To
Doctoral Committee Member Periyar Maniammai university SRM University, Chennai Sastra University, Tanjavur Central University Thiruvarur 2015 2017 2019 2020
Question Paper Setting Bharthidasan University Coimbatore Institute of Technology (CIT) 2015-16
Course Faculty IIIT Srirangam 2014

Awards, Associateships etc.

Year of Award Name of the Award Awarding Organization
2021 Best Performer Award National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli
2021 Best Paper Award National Institute of Technology Mizoram
2017 Best Paper Award Sasrtra University, Tanjore
2010 Best Paper Award Amrita University, Coimbatore

Details of Academic Work

Curriculum Development

  • M.Tech Data Analytics – Natural Language Computing
  • M.Sc. Computer Science – Problem Solving using Python and R, Artificial Intelligence in 2018
  • M.Tech Data Analytics – Social Network Analysis
  • MOOC – Deep Learning for NLP

Courses taught at Postgraduate and Undergraduate levels

  • Python and R Programming
  • Object-Oriented Programming
  • Operating Systems
  • Computer Networks
  • Problem Solving using C
  • Natural Language Computing
  • Introduction to Programming

Projects guided at the Postgraduate level

  • Ontology-Based Abstractive Text Summarization of Judicial Document
  • Answer Extraction Based on TweetQA
  • Generic Handwritten Character Recognition
  • Indian Language Machine Translation Using Neural Networks
  • Machine Translation: From English Written Text to Indian Sign Language Gloss and Gesture

Other contribution(s)

  • Jury, Smart India Hackathon 2019 Software Edition conducted by MHRD
  • Judge for TransfiNITTe 2022

Details of Sponsored Projects/Consultancy

Title of Project Funding Agency Duration Status
From To Ongoing/ Completed
Course Development under National Mission Project on “Developing suitable Pedagogical methods for various classes, intellectual calibers and e-learning”. MHRD 2013 2016 Completed

Software Development

  • Live in-House Project “Recruitment portal for Special Recruitment Drive for Physically Challenged -2015” for NITT Staff Recruitment
  • Live in-House Project “Recruitment portal for CSG Trainee Recruitment -2016-17” for NITT CSG Trainee Recruitment

Number of PhDs guided

Name of the PhD Scholar Title of PhD Thesis Role (Supervisor/ Co-Supervisor) Year of Award
M. Sumathi Identification, Protection of Sensitive Attributes in Structured and Unstructured Data with Cost Efficient Storage on Cloud and Blockchain Based Access Monitoring Supervisor 2021
Anu Thomas Intelligent and Adaptive Information Extraction from Indian E-Judgments Towards Constructing Knowledge Graph in Judicial Domain Supervisor 2021

Participation in Workshops/ Symposia/ Conferences/ Colloquia /Seminars/ Schools etc. (mentioning the role)

Date (s) Title of Activity Level of Event (International/ National/ Local) Role Event Organized by Location/Venue
Oct 2012 Event Detection within Text documents using MaxEnt Classification @ 3rd International conference on Advanced Topics in Artificial Intelligence ATAI 2012 International Paper presenter GSTF Singapore Singapore
Aug 2010 Event Detection using Lexical chain @ 7th International conference on Natural Language Processing International Paper accepted Iceland Centre for Language
Technology (ICLT)
Sep 2010 Event Mention Detection using Rough set and Semantic Similarity@ ACM-W Celebration on Women in Computing Paper Presenter ACM Amrita Institute of Technology Coimbatore
Feb 2017 Role of NLP in Text Analytics @ International Conference on Innovations in Engineering, Technology and Science (ICIETS – 2017 National Keynote speaker KRCE, Trichy KRCE, Trichy
Oct 2007 Workshop on Software Quality Local Participant Accenture & NITT NIT Trichy
Nov 2007 Workshop on Soft Computing Local Participant NIT Trichy NIT Trichy
Mar 2008 Work shop on Data Analytics and Data Mining National Participant NIT Trichy NIT Trichy
May 2008 Workshop on Internet Technologies and Tools National Participant NIT Trichy NIT Trichy
July 2008 Instructional Design and Delivery System Local Participant NITTR, Chennai NITTR, Chennai
Oct 2008 Workshop on Thesis preparation using LaTeX Software Local Participant NIT Trichy NIT Trichy
Dec 2008 Workshop on Web services Architectures and Applications Local Participant NIT Trichy NIT Trichy
Jun 2010 AICTE-MHRD sponsored SDP on Recent Researches in Fuzzy logic and Neural Networks National Participant NIT Trichy NIT Trichy
April 2015 Conclave on Academic Reforms Local Participant NIT Trichy NIT Trichy
April 2015 Introduction to Design of Algorithms National Participant IIT – Kharagpur & NITT NIT Trichy
Jun 2019 Deep Learning National Participant IIM Bangalore IIM Bangalore
Dec 2019 Capacity Building of Women Faculty in Higher Education National Participant NIT Trichy NIT Trichy
Dec 2020 Predictive Analytics National Participant IIT Bombay Online
Sep 2016 International Conference on Research in Engineering, Computers and Technology International Conference Session chair NIT-Trichy Trichy
March 2015 International Conference on Big Data and Cloud computing International Conference Session chair NIT-Trichy Trichy

Workshops/ Symposia/ Conferences/ Colloquia/Seminars Organized (as Chairman/ Organizing Secretary/ Convenor / Co-Convenor)

Title of Activity Level of Event (International/ National/ local) Date (s) Role Venue
MHRD-AICTE Sponsored Staff Development Programme on DATA WAREHOUSING and DATA MINING National 25 May - 6 June 2009 Coordinator NIT Trichy
Tools and Techniques for Information Processing Research Local 11 -12 September 2015 Coordinator NIT Trichy
DST Sponsored Workshop on DATA SCIENCE RESEARCH National 3-5 Nov 2016 Coordinator NIT Trichy
Workshop on Tools and Technologies for Language Processing Local 14 -15 Dec 2018 Coordinator NIT Trichy
Machine Learning Crash Course National Sep to Oct 2018 Coordinator NIT Trichy
Short Term Course on Speech and Language Processing National 27 - 31 May 2019 Coordinator NIT Trichy
Six Day Hands on Workshop on Effective Online Teaching Learning Strategies Local May & June 2020 Coordinator NIT Trichy ONLINE
Capacity Building of Women Faculty in Higher Education Local 23 -25 March 2021 Coordinator NIT Trichy`
Shared Task on Toxic Span Identification International May 26-28, 2022 Organizer online

Invited Talks delivered

Topic Date Organization
Natural Language Processing 03.02.2017 CSI Chapter SASTRA University
Role of NLP in Text Analytics 25.02.2017 KRCE, Trichy
Applications of Natural Language Processing 11-08-2018 Cauvery college for Women
Workshop on Python - Classes and Objects 04.05.2019 Tamilnadu State board School Teachers Association
E-Content Development Tools 25 Feb 2021 NLC India Ltd.
Biomedical Question Answering 10 March 2022 SSN college of Engineering

Membership of Learned Societies

Type of Membership (Ordinary Member/ Honorary Member / Life Member) Organization Membership No. with date
Life Member ISTE LM 37449
Life Member CSI 01126915
Member IEEE 2017 onwards
Member Association of Computational Linguistics 2020 onwards

Academic Foreign Visits

Country Duration of Visit Programme
Singapore 20-24, Oct 2012 Presented a Paper in 3rd International conference on Advanced Topics in Artificial Intelligence

Contact Address

Dr.(Mrs.) S. Sangeetha
Associate Professor
Department of Computer Applications
National Institute of Technology
Phone: 0431 2503743
Email: sangeetha@nitt.edu