Hi!

I'm a Ph.D. student in Computer Science at Columbia University where I am part of the natural language processing group since Fall 2017. My research advisor is Smaranda Muresan.

Prior to joining Columbia, I worked as a Research Associate at the Center for Complex Engineering Systems (CCES) that is held jointly at King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST) and MIT.

Email:   tariq [at] cs [dot] columbia [dot] edu


Research Interests

My research is in natural language understanding and machine learning. I work on developing computational models to facilitate the automatic detection of misinformation. I am mostly interested in understanding how argumentation mining and discourse analysis can be used to improve misinformation detection on text from multiple genres.


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