Dr. Clint Pazhayidam George

Assistant Professor

Computer Science & Engineering Department



Address: F-9 (Lab 2), Academic Block A


Courses Taught
cs 344 : Artificial Intelligence
cs 386 : Artificial Intelligence Lab
Areas of Research
Machine learning, statistical inference, graphical models
Professional Appointments

  1. Assistant Professor, IIT Goa (Present)
  2. Postdoctoral Researcher, Informatics Institute and Statistics, University of Florida (2016-2018)
  3. Research Assistant, Computer and Information Science and Engineering, University of Florida (2010-2015)
  4. COP 3502: Programming Fundamentals for CIS Majors I (Spring 2013). Computer and Information Science and Engineering, University of Florida. Teaching TA/Lab Instructor.
  5. Research Assistant, College of Education, University of Florida (2009)
  6. Software Developer Intern, Infinite Energy, Gainesville, FL, USA (Summer 2009)
  7. Assistant Systems Engineer, TATA Consultancy Services, Chennai, India(2006-2008)
  8. Software Engineer, ENVESTNET, Trivandrum, India (2004-2006)

Representative Publications
  • Principled Selection of Hyperparameters in the Latent Dirichlet Allocation Model. P. George, C. and Doss, H. (2018). Journal of Machine Learning Research. Accepted.
  • A Topic-Based Search, Visualization, and Exploration System. Grant, C., P. George, C., Kanjilal, V., Nirkhiwale, S., Wang, D. Z., and Wilson, J. N. (2015). FLAIRS-28, Hollywood, Florida, USA.
  • SMART Electronic Legal Discovery via Topic Modeling. P. George, C., Puri, S., Wang, D. Z., Wilson, J. N., and Hamilton, W. (2014). FLAIRS-27, Pensacola, Florida, USA.
  • A Machine Learning Based Topic Exploration and Categorization on Surveys. P. George, C., Wang, D. Z., Wilson, J. N., Epstein, L. M., Garland, P., Suh, A. (2012). ICMLA, Boca Raton, Florida, USA.
  • Online Topic Modeling for Real-time Twitter Search. Grant, C., P. George, C., Jenneisch, C., and Wilson, J. N. (2011). TREC Notebook. NIST. USA.
  • Morpheus: A Deep Web Question Answering System. Grant, C., P. George, C., Gumbs, J., Wilson, J. N., and Dobbins, P. D. (2010). iiWAS. Paris, France.