About Saif M. Mohammad
Researcher in Computational Linguistics, National Research Council Canada

Email: saif.mohammad@nrc-cnrc.gc.ca

 


Saif Mohammad
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Dr. Saif Mohammad is Senior Research Officer at the National Research Council Canada (NRC). He received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Toronto. His research interests are in Computational Linguistics and Natural Language Processing, especially Lexical Semantics, Sentiment Analysis, Social Media Analytics, and Information Visualization. His team has developed a sentiment analysis system which ranked first in recent shared task competitions. His word-emotion association resource, the NRC Emotion Lexicon, is widely used for text analysis and information visualization. His work on detecting emotions in social media and on generating music from text have garnered widespread media attention, including articles in Time, SlashDot, LiveScience, io9, The Physics arXiv Blog, PC World, and Popular Science.

Further details of Saif's work can be found in his CV.

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