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School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science

Dr Ravi Shekhar

Ravi

Postdoctoral Research Assistant

Email: r.shekhar@qmul.ac.uk
Room Number: Peter Landin, CS 414
Website: http://shekharravi.github.io/
Twitter: @RShekhar_vision

Postgraduate Teaching

Natural Language Processing 

Research

Research Interests:

  • Natural Language Processing
  • Cross-Lingual Representation
  • Social Media Conversion understanding
  • Language and Vision Interaction
  • Machine Learning

Publications

  • Andraž Pelicon, Ravi Shekhar, Matej Martinc, Blaž Škrlj, Matthew Purver, Senja Pollak (2021). Zero-shot Cross-lingual Content Filtering: Offensive Language and Hate Speech Detection. Proceedings of the Hackashop on News Media Content Analysis and Automated Report Generation (EACL).
  • Senja Pollak, Marko Robnik-Šikonja, Matthew Purver, Michele Boggia, Ravi Shekhar, Marko Pranjić, Salla Salmela, Ivar Krustok, Tarmo Paju, Carl-Gustav Linden, Leo Leppänen, Elaine Zosa, Matej Ulčar, Linda Freiental, Silver Traat, Luis Adrián Cabrera-Diego, Matej Martinc, Nada Lavrač, Blaž Škrlj, Martin Žnidaršič, Andraž Pelicon, Boshko Koloski, Vid Podečan, Janez Kranjc, Shane Sheehan, Emanuela Boros, Jose Moreno, Antoine Doucet, Hannu Toivonen (2021). EMBEDDIA Tools, Datasets and Challenges: Resources and Hackathon Contributions. Proceedings of the Hackashop on News Media Content Analysis and Automated Report Generation (EACL).
  • Ravi Shekhar, Marko Pranjić, Senja Pollak, Andraž Pelicon, Matthew Purver (2020). Automating News Comment Moderation with Limited Resources: Benchmarking in Croatian and Estonian. Journal for Language Technology and Computational Linguistics (JLCL).

Supervision

  • Henry Munachi Ndubuaku; 2020-2021; Master Thesis “”
  • Cara Evangeline Chandra Mohan; 2019-2020; Master Thesis “Evaluation of Knowledge Transfer in GuessWhat!? Game”
  • Babatunde Shofolawe Bakare; 2019-2020; Master Thesis “EDA for hate speech classification study