Arimardan Kumar Tripathi

"Change yourself as you expect from others."

Contact

    E-mail ID: arimardankt@gmail.com

    Contact Number: +91 8005459243

    WhatsApp Number: 7063876259

    Postal Address: Centre for Endangered Languages, Visva-Bharati, Santiniketan, District: Birbhum, West Bengal, India, PIN: 731235

Area of Interest

    Part of Speech Tagging, Machine Translation, Information Retrieval, DBMS, Corpus Management, Computational Lexicography, Anaphora Resolution, Discourse Analysis, Linguistic Ecology, Language Documentation and Language & Linguistics

Work Experience

  • Central Institute of Indian Languages, Mysuru:  Worked as Language Specialist at Central Institute of Indian Languages, Mysuru in KHS Corpus Project.

  • Central Institute of Indian Languages, Mysuru:  Worked as Senior Technical Officer in Linguistic Data Consortium for Indian Languages (LDC-IL).

  • Microsoft India:  Worked as a Translator and Evaluator in Caption Language Interface Pack (CLIP) for Microsoft India.

  • Sanskrit University: Taught as a Guest Lecturer in the Department of Modern Languages and Linguistics at Sampurnanand Sanskrit University, Varanasi.

  • NEHU (EILMT): Worked as a Computational Linguist in English to Indian Language Machine Translation - Bodo Project at Department of Linguistics, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong.

  • Visva-Bharati, Santiniketan: Working as a Faculty Member at Centre for Endangered Languages (CFEL), Visva-Bharati, Santiniketan, West Bengal (India)

Education

  1. High School: U.P. Board, with Subject of Art Group in 1998.
  2. Intermediate: U.P. Board, with Subject of Art Group in 2000.
  3. Bachelor of Art: Ewing Christian College with Hindi, Political Science & English in 2003.
  4. Master of Art: Department of Language Technology at MGAHV, Wardha in (Hindi) Language Technology in 2007 with project work on hindee kee samyukta kriyaa (Complex Verb of Hindi)
  5. Master of Philosophy: Department of Language Technology at MGAHV, Wardha in (Hindi) Language Technology in 2008 with dissertation and project work on aartheeya tantra aadhaarita hindee soochanaa pratyaanayana pranaalee (Semantic Net Based Hindi Information Retrieval System)
  6. Doctor of Philosophy: Department of Language Technology at MGAHV, Wardha in (Hindi) Language Technology in 2014 with thesis and ananya titled project work on anvaadesha vishayaka prokti vishleshana evam praakri'tika bhaashaa samsaadhana (Anaphora Related Discourse Analysis and Natural Language Processing)
  7. Diploma: MGAHV, Wardha in Journalism in 2007.
  8. National Eligibility Test: In Linguistics, June-2009.

Research, Resource and Project Contribution

  1. Surveyor: Data collection of Awadhi for Speech to Text for LDC-IL, CIIL, Mysuru (60 days).
  2. Teacher: Taught to M.A. and Phil. Language Technology Syllabus as Research Scholar.
  3. Translator: Translated Annual Report: 2009-10 of MGIRI, Wardha from English to Hindi.
  4. Editor: Editing a web research journal (HindiTech) since 2010.
  5. Researcher: An online Hindi spell checker in 2012.
  6. Researcher: An online part of speech (POS) tagger in 2012.
  7. Translator: Translated content of Visva-Bharati’s website in Hindi in 2016.
  8. Surveyor: Participated in pilot study in many districts of West Bengal for marginal linguistic data.
  9. Coordinator: National Seminar on Debating Indian Aspirational Languages: DIAL-2018 at CFEL, Visva-Bharati during 9-11th Sep, 2018.
  10. Resource Person: Contributed in syllabus designing of M.Sc. Linguistics and Language Sciences at Central University of Rajasthan, Rajasthan on 6th April, 2019.

Invited Lectures/Presented Papers (in Hindi & English)

  1. Language and Power-Politics in 28th All India Conference of Linguists organized at Department of Linguistics, BHU, Varanasi during 2-4th November, 2006.
  2. Dominance of English, New Generation and Hindi in international seminar on am'grejee kaa varchasva tathaa dakshina eshiyaa ke deshom ke bhaashaaom kaa sankat'a at BBP, Kolkata during 26-28 May, 2007.
  3. Distance Universities: Myth and Realty in national seminar on bhaarata mem doora shikshaa : chunautiyaam' evam sambhaavanaaem' at MGAHV, Wardha in collaboration of IGNOU, New Delhi during 27- 28th March, 2009.
  4. Linguistics and Language Technology in national seminar organized by Central Hindi Institute, Mysore in collaboration with Central Institute of Indian Languages, Mysore during 25-26th Feb, 2010.
  5. Patriarchal Features of Language in national Seminar on Women Empowerment: Dimension, Direction & Future organized by Ewing Christian College, Allahabad during 28-29th August, 2010.
  6. Hindi Translation after the Post-Colonial era in a workshop organized by Gulbarga University, Karnataka on 29th October, 2011.
  7. Language Technology: A New Trend in Linguistics in a workshop organized by Sampurnanand Sanskrit University, Varanasi during 29-30th January, 2012.
  8. Current Aspects of Discourse Analysis in national seminar on Linguistics and Language Technology: Various Aspects of Contemporary Discourse organized by MGAHV, Wardha during 22- 24th February, 2012.
  9. Language Teaching: An Introduction in a workshop organized by Room to Read, New Delhi during 13th Dec, 2013.
  10. Role of Technology in Primary Education in a workshop organized by Room to Read, New Delhi during 14th Dec, 2013.
  11. Language : Teaching, Preservation and Technique in national Seminar cum Meet on Minor, Minority and Tribal Languages in School Education conducted by NCERT, New Delhi during 21-23rd January, 2014.
  12. Compress Expressions in wider communications in a national seminar organized by Presidency University, Kolkata during 23-24th Feb, 2015.
  13. Marching ahead of Hindi with Official Language Implementation and Information Technology in a program organized by Power Grid Corporation at Guwahati on 2nd March, 2015.
  14. Challenges in Digital Spreading of Official Language Hindi: Prospects and Solutions in a program organized by Indian Oil Corporation at Guwahati on 20th March, 2015.
  15. Role of technique in language documentation in national seminar on All India Conference on Regional Languages organized by Punjabi Bhasha Academy, Jalandhar during 10-12th Oct, 2015.
  16. Status of official language Hindi in national seminar on official language during 14-15th September, 2016 at Visva-Bharati, Santiniketan.
  17. Teaching through Mother tongue and role of Machine Translation: Indian Perspective in a national seminar on “Use of ICT in Teaching-Learning of Languages in School Education- The Indian Scenario” during 16-17th March, 2017 at NCERT, Delhi.
  18. Man-Machine Interface in a national seminar on Language Technology and Language Teaching during 20-21st April, 2017 at KHS, Agra.
  19. Strategies for Linguistic Conflict and Protection: Reference Northeast India in a national workshop on Languages of North East: Conservation and Promotion organized at Dera Natung Govt. College, Itanagar during 11-13rd August, 2017.
  20. Official Language and Technique in national seminar on official language during 14-15th September, 2017 at Visva-Bharati, Santiniketan.
  21. Bharat, India and Indianness in national seminar on Revisiting Indology and Sanskrit in India during 21-22nd September, 2017 at NEHU, Shillong.
  22. Role of India in Modern Science and Technique in national seminar on ‘saahitya, samskri'ti evam vijnyaana’ organized by BARC, Mumbai during 17-18th November, 2017 at Visva-Bharati, Santiniketan.
  23. Interface of Technique and Indian Languages in national seminar on “bhaarateeya bhaashaaom mem vaijnyaanikataa evam ekaatmakataa” during 14-15th March, 2018 at Hari Singh Gour University, Sagar.
  24. Documenting Marginality: Role of Technique in Training Program-cum-Workshop for Enumerators organized at CFEL, VB on 19th March, 2018.
  25. Languages and Democracy in national seminar on “bhaashaa, samaaja evam samskri'ti” during 21-22nd March, 2018 at NCERT, New Delhi.
  26. Linguistic Field Work with Reference to Endangered Languages in Training Program-cum-Workshop for Enumerators organized at CFEL, VB during 28-29th July, 2018.
  27. Role of IT in Language Documentation & Revitalization in Training Program-cum-Workshop for Enumerators organized at CFEL, VB during 28-29th July, 2018.
  28. Hegemony of Language & Technology in Sangman (a literary forum) organized at Guwahati during 1st & 2nd Oct, 2018.
  29. Anaphora Resolution: A Knowledge Based Approach in SCONLI-13 organized at IIT-ISM Dhanbad during 24 & 25 Jan, 2019.
  30. Special Lectures (3) on Linguistics for M.A. students at MGAHV, Kolkata organized during 13th to 15th March, 2019.
  31. Technical application in the implementation of the Official Language in one day conference organized by State Bank of India, Kolkata on 15th March, 2019.
  32. Measuring Linguistic Endangerment in India: A Parametric Approach in Mediating Multilingualism: An Indo-Scottish Colloquium at Amity University, Gurgaon in collaboration with University of Highlands and Islands, U.K. during 18-19th March, 2019.
  33. Information Technique, Market and Struggle of Multilingualism in National Conference on Language Pedagogy at Regional Institute of Education, Ajmer during 11-13rd December, 2019.
  34. Language Documentation and Reference of Devanagari Script in National Seminar on Documentation of Lesser-Known Languages: Deliberation and Medium at Central Institute of Indian Languages, Mysore jointly organized by Central Hindi Institute, Agra during 12-13rd Feb, 2020.

Workshop/Seminar Participated (in Hindi & English)

  1. Workshop on Machine Translation System at C-DAC, NOIDA during 8-15th May, 2006.
  2. Workshop on Optical Character Recognizer System at C-DAC, NOIDA during 15-20th May 2006.
  3. Workshop on “Lexicon Building for Machine Translation” at C-DAC, Pune during 10-30th August, 2006.
  4. Workshop on “Vocabulary of Information Technology” organized by MGAHV, Wardha in collaboration with Commission for Scientific and Technical Terminology, New Delhi during 14-16th September, 2006.
  5. Workshop on “Lexicon Resource Development for Machine Translation” at C-DAC, Pune during 26th March to 7th April-2007.
  6. National Seminar on “vishva maMca para hiMdI” (Hindi on international forum) organized by MGAHV, Wardha and Central Hindi Institute, Agra on 25th April, 2007.
  7. Participated in “Preparatory Summer School for New Linguistic Survey of India” organized by Central Institute of Indian Languages, Mysore during 30th May to 30th June, 2007.
  8. Workshop for Syllabus Designing of “Master in Informatics and Language Engineering” at MGAHV, Wardha during 7-8th March, 2009.
  9. National Seminar on Research Methodology organized by Research Forum, MGAHV, Wardha during 30th August to 1st September, 2009.
  10. Workshop on “Vocabulary of Social Sciences” organized by MGAHV, Wardha in collaboration with Commission for Scientific and Technical Terminology, New Delhi during 14-16th September, 2009.
  11. Workshop on “Standard Hindi Pronunciation and Spelling” organized by MGAHV, Wardha during 9-10th March, 2010.
  12. Workshop on “Corpus Normalization” organized by LDC-IL, Central Institute of Indian Languages, Mysore during 2-13th August, 2010.
  13. Workshop cum Training Program of English to Indian Language Machine Translation (EILMT) conducted by Department of Linguistics, NEHU on 16th March, 2013 at Guwahati.
  14. Workshop cum Training Program of English to Indian Language Machine Translation (EILMT) conducted by Department of Linguistics, NEHU during 18th March-4th April 2013.
  15. Intensive Course on Historical Linguistics, with special focus on South Asian Historical and Comparative Issues organized by CALTS, Hyderabad University, Hyderabad during 10th Feb – 1st March, 2014.
  16. Orientation Program on Bhojpuri and Janpadiya Study organized by Bhojpuri Study Centre, BHU, Varanasi during 7-21st August, 2015.
  17. 1st All India Cluster Meeting of CFEL Clusters on 6th October, 2015 at Visva-Bharati, Santiniketan, West Bengal.
  18. International Conference on Syntactic Typology: Language Contact and Convergence organized by Department of Linguistics, NEHU, Shillong during 23-28th Nov, 2015.
  19. Southern Cluster Meeting of CFEL Cluster on 22nd February, 2016 at Gulbarga (Kalaburgi), Karnataka Central University.
  20. Workshop on ‘Language Documentation and Revitalization’ organized at Central Institute of Indian Languages, Mysuru during 26th Feb to 02nd March, 2018.
  21. Workshop on ‘Alternative Technical Education in Indian Languages 2019’ on 31st August 2019 and 01st September 2019 in IIIT, Pune.
  22. Online Faculty Development Program on Digital Literacy: Stepping into a New Normal during 21-23 May, 2020 organized by MIT-ADT University, Pune.
  23. Participated in a session titled ‘Comprehending Research Methodology’ in a national webinar organized by Visva-Bharati Library Network, Visva-Bharati, Santiniketan during 16-19 June, 2020.

Publication: Books

  • Sole Author: भाषा के समकालीन संदर्भ (Contemporary Aspects of Language) from Sahitya Sangam, Allahabad, ISBN: 978-81-8097-157-0

  • Co-author: भाषा-पारिस्थितिकी : भारतीय एवं वैश्विक परिप्रेक्ष्य (Linguistic Ecology: Indian and World Scenario) Today and Tomorrow, Publication, New Delhi. ISBN: 81-70-194-91-1

  • Co-editor: Translation as Man Machine Enterprise; Eastern Book House, Guwahati, ISBN: 978-93-83-252-46-6

  • Co-editor: भाषा, समय एवं संवाद (Language, time and dialogue); Today and Tomorrow, Publication, New Delhi. ISBN: 81-7019-568-4

  • Co-editor: Ways with Language; Lakshi Publishers & Distributers, Delhi. ISBN: 978-93-82120-99-5

  • Co-author: Languages & Cultures on the Margin: Guidelines for field work on Endangered Languages; Timepass Publication, Bhubaneswar, ISBN: 9789387563322

  • Translator: अल्पसंख्यक भाषा एवं संस्कृति : भारतीय संकटग्रस्त भाषाई सर्वेक्षण हेतु निर्देशिका (Languages & Cultures on the Margin: Guidelines for field work on Endangered Languages); The Marginalized Publication, Delhi, ISBN: 9789387441293

  • Co-editor: Indian Languages and Cultures: A Debate (Seminar Proceedings of English Papers); The Marginalized Publication, Delhi ISBN: 9789387441316

  • Co-editor: आकांक्षी भाषा एवं संस्कृति : एक विमर्श (Indian Languages and Cultures: A Debate) (Seminar Proceedings of Hindi Papers); The Marginalized Publication, Delhi ISBN : 9789387441309.

  • Sole Author:  भाषा एवं डिजिटल लोकतंत्र (Language and Digital Democracy); Today & Tomorrow’s Printer and Publishers, Delhi ISBN: 9788170196464.

  • First Author:  भाषाई वर्चस्व एवं संकट : सैद्धांतिक एवं व्यावहारिक पक्ष (Linguistic Domination and Crisis: Theoretical and Practical Aspects); Prakrut Bharati Academiy, Jaipur.

Publication: Book Chapters

  1. Named Entity Recognition: A Knowledge Based Paradigm (one contributor) in Translation as Man Machine Enterprise (eds.), Eastern Book House, Guwahati. ISBN 978-93-83-252-46-6
  2. prokti-vishleshana kaa vartamaana sandarbha (Present Context of Discourse Analysis) in bhaashaa evam bhaashaavijnyaana : eka dri'sht'i (ed.), Bhartiya Vidya Sansthan, Varanasi. ISBN 978-93-81-189-37-35
  3. bhaashaa, samaya evam samvaada kaa sacha (Language, Time and Truth of Dialogue) one contributor in bhaashaa, samaya evam samvaada (ed.), Today & Tomorrow’s Printer and Publishers, New Delhi. ISBN: 81-7019-568-4.
  4. bhaarata kaa bhaashaaee bhoo-paridri'shya : saamayika evam saapekshika sacha (Linguistic Landscape of India : Occasional and Relative Truth) one contributor in bhaashaa, samaya evam samvaada (ed.), Today & Tomorrow’s Printer and Publishers, New Delhi. ISBN: 81-7019-568-4.
  5. Hindi Lexicography: A Joint Venture of Man and Machine, one contributor in Translation: Try Thy Metaphor (eds.), Lakshi Publishers & Distributors, Delhi. ISBN: 978-93-82120-94.
  6. Hindi lexicography in the internet era, one contributor in The Routledge Handbook of Lexicography (ed.), Taylor & Francis, U.K. ISBN: 978-1-138-94160-1
  7. Migration and Language Endangerment: Some inputs from West Bengal, one contributor (eds.), The Marginalized Publication, Delhi ISBN: 9789387441316.

Publication: Articles

  • Published more than 15 research papers/articles in leading Hindi magazines.

  • Actively engaged in media writing and published more than 45 linguistic based articles, interviews and reports in reputed Hindi newspapers.

Membership of Academic/Administrative Committee

  1. Member of Debating Society and Website Development Committee of MGAHV, Wardha.
  2. Special Invitee Member of School Board (School of Languages), MGAHV, Wardha.
  3. Convener Member of Criteria Deciding Committee at Centre for Endangered Languages, Visva-Bharati, Santiniketan.
  4. Co-organizer of an academic event entitled ‘sabaal : Substantiating, Blending and Augmenting Linguistics’ at Hindi Bhavan, New Delhi on 23rd April, 2017.
  5. Member of Permanent Translation Cell of Visva-Bharati, Santiniketan.
  6. Member of Organizing Committee of a National Seminar organized by BARC, Mumbai at Visva-Bharati during 17-18th Nov, 2017.
  7. Member of Review Board in International Journal of Linguistics & Computing Research.
  8. Convener, Scrutiny Committee for Field Enumerators at CFEL, Visva-Bharati during 24th June, 2018.
  9. Worked as Paper Setter and Evaluator for a central university of B.A. Linguistics in Feb, 2019.
  10. Delivered Plenary Talk in SCONLI-13 at IIT-ISM Dhanbad on 24th Jan, 2019.
  11. Worked as Judge in a Debate Competition at MGAHV, Kolkata on 14th March, 2019.
  12. Convener, Advisory Committee of CFEL, Visva-Bharati from 8th April, 2019.
  13. Convener and Member, Technical Evaluation Committee of a Tender of CFEL, Visva-Bharati in 2019.
  14. Member of Academic Council (Alumni) at MGAHV, Wardha.
  15. Chaired a session on Language Communication and Development in National Conference on Language Pedagogy at Regional Institute of Education, Ajmer during 11-13rd December, 2019.

Membership in Professional/Academic Body

  • Lifetime Member of Linguistic Society of India (Registration No.34/2013)

  • Lifetime Member of Shillong Academic Society (Registration No.2014)

Rank & Award

  • 1st Rank in High School Examination.

  • 2nd & Silver Medal for M.A. examination.

  • 1st & Gold Medal in M. Phil. examination.

Personal Information

  • Father’s Name: Sri. Prem Shankar Tripathi
  • Mother’s Name: Late. Sunita Devi
  • Marital Status: Married
  • Wife’s Name: Mohini Tripathi
  • Daughter’s Name: Bauddhika Tripathi
  • Category: General
  • Blood Group: AB+

Permanent Address

  • 'Prem Sadan' Mawai Kala, Mugalsarai, Chandauli, Uttar Pradesh, India PIN-232101

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