Dr. Joy Mustafi
Principal Applied Scientist @ Microsoft - AI & Research
Joy has more than twelve years of experience in industrial, research and academic world. Did graduation in Statistics (2000) from Ramakrishna Mission Residential College, Narendrapur [CU] and post-graduation in Computer Application (2003) from Regional Computer Center (RCC), Kolkata [KU]. He then got the Junior Research Fellowship award in Computer and Communication Sciences from Indian Statistical Institute (2004).
Joy joined IBM India (2006) as Analytics Consultant in the Business Analytics and Optimization service area. Engaged with IBM – India Software Lab, Watson Business Group (2013) to continue research and development in (Data Mining / Machine Learning / Natural Language Processing).
Joy invented a system, which can take mathematical question as input, then solve it automatically – in short, the machine needs to learn to think. Right at that time his son was 5 years old and just been introduced to word problems in mathematics. Joy used to teach him, observe his thinking and try to de-cypher his perception and subsequent analysis of the problem. That led to his first patent.
Moved to Global Technology Services – IT Operations Analytics as Data Scientist (2014). Also contributed as Subject Matter Expertise in IBM SPSS Statistics, IBM SPSS Modeler (Text Analytics) and IBM Content Analytics.
Joy has been Involved as visiting faculty member in different academic organizations. Having several patents, research publications on Applied Statistics and Computational Linguistics.