The CLAWS - Computational Data Lab for the Web and Society - at Georgia Tech invents data science and applied machine learning solutions to solve the challenging problems on the web and in the society.

Recent News

  • October 2020 - One paper was accepted by IEEE BigData 2020, which is about countering COVID19 misinformation tweets!
  • April 2020 - CLAWS got a NSF RAPID grant to support research on development of Algorithms and Interventions to Tackle the Psychological Impact of the COVID-19 Crisis!
  • March 2020 - The new website for the claws group is up and running :)
  • February 2020 - CLAWS won a IDEaS Microsoft Azure Compute Award to support research on Computational Social Science!
  • January 2020 - Prof. Kumar is awarded a Adobe Faculty Research Award to support research on Neural User Modeling!



Srijan Kumar
Assistant Professor at College of Computing, Georgia Tech
Bing He
Ph.D. student, Georgia Tech
Shreeshaa Kulkarni
Master, Georgia Tech
Manoj Niverthi
Undergraduate, Georgia Tech
Sejoon Oh
Ph.D. student, Georgia Tech
Gaurav Verma
Ph.D. student, Georgia Tech
Ankur Bhardwaj
Master, Georgia Tech
Haoran Zhang
Undergraduate, Georgia Tech
Sunny Dhamnani
Ph.D. student, Georgia Tech
Zan Huang
Master, Georgia Tech


Multiple openings for students! If you are super motivated and desire to work on high-impact problems, please send Prof. Kumar an email with your interests and CV. Ph.D. application details are here. Masters or Undergraduate students at Georgia Tech please contact Prof. Kumar through email.


Our research has been made possible and funded by following organizations.

National Science Foundation Institute for Data Engineering and Science (IDEaS)
Adobe Microsoft Facebook