Name: Shailesh Pandey
Position: Senior ResearcherRelated Projects: Universal Connectivity
10 years research and development experience in Artificial Intelligence (specifically, Natural Language Processing). More than 7 years of undergraduate level teaching experience in Computer Science and Engineering. Currently working on projects under the umbrella of New Technologies at Martin Chautari.
Shailesh’s research capacity and interests are in Natural Language Processing, Artificial Intelligence and society-technology relationships. At Martin Chautari he has been working on the latter since 2015. Currently he is looking into the access and use of the Internet in Nepal which is funded by the Ford Foundation, New Delhi.
Pandey, Shailesh and Yogesh Raj. 2016. Free Float Internet Policies of Nepal. Studies in Nepali History and Society 21(1): 1-60.
Regmi, Nischal and Shailesh Pandey. 2015. A Regression Analysis into Nepali ICT’s Energy Consumption and its Implications. In 9th International Conference on Software, Knowledge, Information Management and Applications (SKIMA), pp. 1–8. New York: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).
Martin Chautari. 2016. Deliver through Mobiles First. Research brief 18. Kathmandu: Martin Chautari. Available at: www.martinchautari.org.np/mc/files/ResearchBrief18_Deliver-through-Mobiles-First_June2016.pdf [Joint Authorship]
Martin Chautari. 2015. Stakeholders for Universal Connectivity in Nepal. Research brief 15. Kathmandu: Martin Chautari. Available at: www.martinchautari.org.np/files/ResearchBrief15-StakeholdersForUniversalConnectivityInNepal.pdf [Joint Authorship]
Pandey, Shailesh and Nischal Regmi. 2015. The efficiency dilemma. Kathmandu Post Oped. Available at: http://kathmandupost.ekantipur.com/printedition/news/2015-09-11/the-efficiency-dilemma.html
Pandey, shailesh, Harsha Man Maharjan and Yogesh Raj. 2015. Utopian visions. Kathmandu Post Oped. Available at: http://kathmandupost.ekantipur.com/news/2015-08-28/utopian-visions.html, 2015.
Basnet, Santa, Shailesh Pandey and Yogesh Raj. 2013. Defending Data. Kathmandu Post Oped. Available at: http://kathmandupost.ekantipur.com/news/2013-10-20/defending-data.html, 2013.