Farig Sadeque

Research Interests

  • Natural Language Processing

  • Machine Learning

  • Computational Social Science

Selected Publications

  • Measuring the Latency of Depression Detection in Social Media, Farig Sadeque, Dongfang Xu, Steven Bethard, Proceedings of the Eleventh ACM International Conference on Web Search and Data Mining, 2018

  • UArizona at the CLEF eRisk 2017 Pilot Task: Linear and Recurrent Models for Early Depression Detection, Farig Sadeque, Dongfang Xu, Steven Bethard, CEUR workshop proceedings, 2017

  • The Role of Twitter in the 2016 U.S. Congressional Races, Yotam Shmargad, Jordan Bruce, Zuleima Cota, Erman Gurses, Jeff Jensen, Colin Kyle, Don-E Merson, Lance Sacknoff, Farig Sadeque, Karthik Srinivasan and Limin Zhang, 1st North American Social Networks Conference, 2017

  • Why Do They Leave: Modeling Participation in Online Depression Forums, Farig Sadeque, Ted Pedersen, Thamar Solorio, Prasha Shrestha, Nicolas Rey-Villamizar, Steven Bethard, Proceedings of the 4th Workshop on Natural Language Processing and Social Media, 2016

  • Analysis of Anxious Word Usage on Online Health Forums, Nicolas Rey-Villamizar, Prasha Shrestha, Farig Sadeque, Steven Bethard, Ted Pedersen, Arjun Mukherjee, Thamar Solorio, Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing, 2016

  • Age and Gender Prediction on Health Forum Data, Thamar Solorio, Prasha Shrestha, Nicolas Rey-Villamizar, Farig Sadeque, Ted Pedersen, Steven Bethard, Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC), 2016

  • A Semi-supervised Approach for the CLPsych 2016 Shared Task, Nicolas Rey-Villamizar, Prasha Shrestha, Thamar Solorio, Farig Sadeque, Steven Bethard, Ted Pedersen, 2016

  • Predicting Continued Participation in Online Health Forums, Farig Sadeque, Thamar Solorio, Ted Pedersen, Prasha Shrestha, Steven Bethard, Sixth International Workshop on Health Text Mining and Information Analysis (LOUHI), 2015

  • Bangla Text to Speech conversion: A Syllabic Unit Selection Approach, Farig Yousuf Sadeque, Samin Yasar, Md Monirul Islam, International Conference on Informatics, Electronics & Vision (ICIEV) , 2013

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Contact Information

Farig Sadeque
PhD Student - Graduate Associate
Telephone: (646)-693-8787
Office: Harvill 460, 1103 E 2nd St, Tucson, AZ- 85719


Ph.D. in Information Science (pursuing), University of Arizona

B.Sc. in Computer Science and Engineering, 2013, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology

Courses Taught

CS 303: Algorithms and Data Structures, Teaching Assistant

Department of Computer and Information Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham 

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences