I’m actively seeking PhD positions (Fall 2023)!
My current research interests span the
Computational Social Sciences and
ICT4D. Specifically, I’m interested in misinformation, social media and information flow in online communities. I interned at
Microsoft Research India under Anirban Sen and Joyojeet Pal (UMich Ann Arbor). Previously, I’ve been a part of the
MPhasis Lab (under Mahavir Jhawar and Subhashis Banerjee) and
BharatSim (under Debayan Gupta).
I graduated magna cum laude from
Ashoka University with a Gold Medal in Computer Science. Beyond academics, I’m a competent artist, photographer, archer and an incompetent pianist.
|Dec 2022||Our work on jounalists, presented by the amazing Sukhnidh Kaur won Best Poster at ACM SIGCHI Symposium for HCI and Friends!|
|Nov 2022|| Reviewed and volunteered for |
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|Jun 2022|| Started internship at |
|Apr 2022|| Started |
- Closed Ranks: The Discursive Value of Military Support for Indian PoliticiansIn Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Information & Communication Technologies and Development (ICTD) 2022
- Note: Picking Sides: The influencer-driven #HijabBan discourse on TwitterIn Proceedings of the 5th ACM SIGCAS/SIGCHI Conference on Computing and Sustainable Societies (COMPASS) 2022
- The Troll’s Toolkit: A mixed-methods study on how journalists are trolled on Indian Twitterunder submission 2022
- DISMISS: Database of Indian Social Media Influencers on TwitterIn Proceedings of the 16th International AAAI Conference on Web and Social Media (ICWSM) 2022