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Dr. Saritha S.L




Academic Qualification


Ph.D.in Linguistics, Faculty of Oriental studies, University of Kerala, Kariavattam Campus

M.Phil. In Linguistics

M. A. In Linguistics

Stenography English Govt. of Kerala Industrial Training Department


Trained in


  • POS Training Program’ From IIIT, Hyderabad Duration 27-12-2006 To 7-1-2007.

  • Translation Of Information Technology’ Terms From Department Of Linguistics, University Of Kerala Duration -1-12-2007 To 30-05-2008.

  • POS Training Program’ From Hyderabad Central University, Hyderabad Duration-18-06-2007 To 22-07-2007.


Position held


Senior Resource Person-I


Experience in research,
training and documentation


  • Worked as a Junior Linguist in the Indian Language to Indian Language machine translation System Project supported by ministry of Communication and information Technology, Tanjavur Tamil University from 26.12.2006 to 29-11-2007.

  • Junior Research Assistant from 5-9-2008 to 30-6-2010 (Linguistic Data Consortium for Indian Languages), CIIL, Mysore, India.

  • Senior Research Assistant from 1-7-2010 to Till now (Linguistic Data Consortium for Indian Languages), CIIL, Mysore, India.


Presented/Participation in professional conferences/
seminars/ workshops


  • Attended workshop on Winter School on Speech and Audio Processing (WISSAP) held at IIT Kanpur, 2009.

  • Attended workshop on DAARC 2009 7th Discourse Anaphor Resolution colloquium at Goa, India in 2009.

  • Attended ICON-2009 7th International Conference on Natural Language Processing held at Hyderabad, University of Hyderabad, in 2009.

  • Participated in Knowledge sharing Events (KSE) organized by LDC-IL, in Mysore.

  • Attended International conference on recent advances in Linguistics.(ICRAL) held during 15-16 Dec,2010 Bharathiar University, Coimbatore.

  • Attended workshop on Natural language processing from 18th to 22nd Feb,2013 organized by the CIIL, LDC-IL, Mysore in collaboration with Department of Linguistics , Central University of Kerala, Kasaragod.

  • Attended Three day National seminar on style Manuel for Indian Languages Envisaged.

  • Presented a paper on “neologism and technical terms in Malayalam “on 36th All India Conference of Dravidian Linguistics at Erode.

  • Presented a paper on ‘Translating IT documents-Some practical Issue”’ the International seminar on Malayalam language and Globalization organized by the Department of Linguistics University of Kerala, Kariavattam, and Trivandrum in association with Southern Regional Language Centre, CIIL Mysore 25.02.2008 to 27.02.2008.

  • Presented a paper on “Sagethika padhagal-Malayalathil”.

  • ‘Corpus Linguistics And Language Learning’, The National Seminar On Evaluation Of Language Teaching In Secondary Schools Organized By The Department Of Linguistics University Of Kerala, Kariavattam, Trivandrum. In Association With Centre For Testing And Evaluation, CIIL Mysore 17-01-2011 To 19-01-2011.

  • ‘Mother Tongue Teaching in secondary School’ The National Seminar On Evaluation Of Language Teaching In Secondary Schools Organized By The Department Of Linguistics University Of Kerala, Kariavattam, Trivandrum In Association With Centre For Testing And Evaluation, CIIL Mysore 17-01-2011 To 19-01-2011.

  • ‘Issues in Building A Morphological Analyzer For Malayalam’ International Seminar on Current Trends in Dravidian Linguistics Organized by Department of Linguistics, University of Kerala Karyavattom Campus, Thiruvananthapuram In Association With CIIL Mysore 27th to 29th May 2013.

  • A Comparative Study of Gender in Malayalam and Tamil in the National Seminar on Gender and Language in the Linguistic Area joinly organized by the Dept.of Linguistics, University of Kerala and Central Institute of Indian Languages, MHRD, Govt.of India.

  • July 21, 2016. “DELIVERED TALK ON INTRODUCING LDC-IL TAGSET FOR MALAYALAM” in national workshop for women on natural language processing conducted by LDC-IL, CIIL, Mysore.

  • Talk on LDC-IL overview for the College student from Palakkad.


    • Malayalam Speech data Collection South Kerala (150 Random set + 14 Full set).

    • Malayalam Speech data Collection Middle East Kerala (150 Random set ).

    • Text data collection (397 Text corpus files).



  • Paper entitled as “TELEVISION AND SPOKEN LANGUAGE- A SOCIOLINGUISTICS STUDY” published in Reflection in Linguistics and Literature –A Commemoration volume of Prof. Renuga Devi Retirement in July, 2015, Page 95-98.

  • Paper entitled as “COINAGE OF COMPUTER TERMINOLOGY IN MALAYALAM” published in International Journal of law and Social Sciences in July ,2016 Page 63-68.

  • Paper entitled as “BUILDING MORPHOLOGICAL ANALYZER FOR MALAYALAM” (Under publication).

Residential address :
#86/B, Adipampa Road, V.V.Mohalla, Kalidasa Road, Mysore
Mother tongue : Malayalam
Other Languages known : Tamil,Kannada, Hindi and English
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