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Dr Shaona Ghosh


Dr Shaona Ghosh

Dr Shaona Ghosh

Research Associate

Research group: Intelligent Interactive Systems Group
Telephone: 012230748578

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Dr. Shaona Ghosh is a postdoctoral researcher in the Department of Engineering. In her research, she is developing deep learning algorithms (AI) for gesture recognition within Augmented Reality / Virtual Reality interfaces with focus on Natural Language Understanding. Previously, she was a postdoc at University of Oxford, in Machine Learning (2016).

She has a PhD in Machine Learning from University of Southampton (2016).  Her PhD research was carried out in collaboration with University College London (UCL), Computer Science and Machine Learning Lab.

She has a MSc in Artificial Intelligence from University of Southampton (2011).

Shaona has industrial experience working for Hewlett Packard Labs (2011-2012), Samsung Electronics, South Korea (2008-2010), as a research engineer for Samsung mobile phones and Wipro Technologies as software engineer (2006-2008).


Until recently, she was the co-founder and AI director of a New York based startup. She has won studentships and awards from Bloomberg, Women in Machine Learning, Samsung and University of Southampton.