Human-Computer Interaction Researcher,User Experience Designer,Artificial Intelligence Researcher,Machine Learning Expert,Data Scientist
Instructor and Researcher
Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
University of Cincinnati
Seeking an Assistant Professor in Computer Science position starting Fall 2022
Nirmalya Thakur is currently associated with the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Cincinnati. His research interests include Human-Computer Interaction, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Internet of Things, Data Science, and Natural Language Processing.
He has authored 31 peer-reviewed publications in a combination of conference papers, journal publications and invited book chapters, that have been cited more than 150 times. He has delivered 26 presentations in the form of keynote addresses and invited presentations at conferences in United States, Canada, China, France, Denmark, and Indonesia. Nirmalya has reviewed more than 320 papers by serving on the reviewer board of 28 conferences and almost as many journals. He has also worked for 26 international conferences as a committee member. He has received a total of $33,300 in reseacrch funding in the form of grants and fellowships to support his research.
Nirmalya Thakur is a globally celebrated scholar in the field of Human-Computer Interaction and its interrelated disciplines. He has received multiple nationally and internationally recognized awards and honors. Some of the recent ones include the Young Innovator Award, the Young Scientist of the Year Award, the Excellent Researcher Award, and the Research Excellence Award. In 2020, for the second year in a row, his biography was featured by Marquis Who’s Who, who since 1899 have chronicled the lives and achievements of the most accomplished individuals and innovators from around the world in their annual publications (2020 press release, 2019 press release). He is inducted in the elite list of Marquis Top Scientists of the World and has been recognized by Continental Who’s Who as a Pinnacle Professional in Activity Centric Computing.
In view of his breakthrough research, he has been featured on Yahoo News, on IEEE TV, in newspapers such as The Arizona Republic, The Chronicle Journal, and on WRDE Coast TV, an NBC affiliated TV station. He was a nominee of the 2021 Forbes 30 under 30 list of Scientists and has received several other awards and recognitions as well as multiple research grants to support his work.To add to the above, he is a licensed Android Developer for Google Playstore, an Oracle Certified Java Professional, an Oracle Certified SQL Developer, an Oracle Certified PL-SQL Developer, and has completed more than 200 online certification courses related to his fields of research interests.