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Umesh Chamling Rai




Academic Qualification


  • MPhil (Nepali), Topic- A Comparative Study of Kinship Terms in the Tibeto-Himalayan Languages: Tamang, Rai & Limbu, University of North Bengal

  • Diploma in Tamil Language (2008) SRLC, Mysore , CIIL.

Trained in :
  • Sociolinguistic, NLP and literature.

Positions held


  • Worked as a Intern in LDC-IL, Central Institute of Indian Languages, Mysore, Karnataka, India, From May 2009 to Oct 2010.

  • Working as a Research Assistant Senior in LDC-IL, Central Institute of Indian Languages, Mysore, Karnataka, India, From Oct 2010.


Experience in research,
training and documentation


  • POS-Tagging, Speech Segmentation and Annotation, Pronunciation Dictionary, Corpus Development and Annotation, Nepali Speech and text data Collection.


Participation in professional
conferences/ seminars/
workshops/ meetings abroad


  • Participated in WiSSAP (Winter School on Speech and Audio Processing), 2010 organized by Department of Electrical Engineering, IIT Bombay.

  • Participated in International Symposium on Bilingual Aphasia held at (All India Institute of Speech and Hearing (AIISH), Mysore on 4th and 5th January 2010.

  • Participated in International Conference on Language Development and Computing Methods 2010 during 2,3- Dec‘2010, Karunya University, Coimbatore.

  • Participated in ISPI – Nov 2011 (International Seminar on Prosodic Interfaces) Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi 110 067

  • Organized Several NLP (Natural Language Processing) Programme - North Bengal University  2010 and 2011, Darjeeling Government College 2012.


Residential address


House No. 566
2nd Main 6th cross
Vijayanagar 1st Stage
Mysore, Karnataka.


Mother tongue




Other Languages known


English, Hindi, Bangla, Tamil


Date of Birth



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