Robert Ssali Balagadde, PhD, is a Ugandan Senior Lecturer in the Department of Computer Science, School of Mathematics and Computing at Kampala International University, with over 10 years of diverse teaching experience at various Ugandan, Indian and Rwandan Universities.
He holds a Ph.D. from Osmania University, Hyderabad, India; MCSE (Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer) Certification Future Technology Ltd, Microsoft Certified Technical Education Center, Kampala, Uganda; and a Master of Science in Systems Engineering from Moscow State University of Mining, Moscow, Russia.
In addition, he has published various papers and articles in both local and international journals, which include the International Journal for Natural Language Computing, and the Journal of Business and Management to mention but a few. Furthermore, he has also supervised the theses and dissertations of a number of students at the Master’s level. His areas of research interest include Artificial Intelligence, Natural Language Processing, Machine Learning, Software Engineering, Spell Checker Development, Data Science, Big data Analytics and Soft Computing.
With his firm foundation, vast experience and competence in the Computer Science field, he is in the right position to guide and shape the minds of the future as well as creating sustainable solutions for a better, Uganda, Africa and the world at large here at KIU where we continue to explore the heights!
Robert Ssali Balagadde and Parvataneni Premchand (2016). A Structured Compact Tag-set for Luganda.
International Journal for Natural Language Computing (IJNLC), ISSN 2278-1307 [online] and 2319-4111[print], August 2016, Volume 5, Issue 4.
Robert Ssali Balagadde and Parvataneni Premchand (2016). Non word Error Detection for Luganda.
Emerging Technologies in Engineering. Edited by Mahesh P. k, Su-Qun Cao, and Chanshyam Singh. McGraw Hill Education. ISBN - 13: 978-93-5260-317-6, PP: 1 - 17.
Robert Ssali Balagadde and Parvataneni Premchand (2016). Non Word Error Correction for Luganda.
Computation and Communication Technologies, Edited by Kumar, Senthil T. / Mathivanan, Bala, De Gruyter, e-ISBN: 9783110450101, PP: 429–448.
Robert Ssali Balagadde (2016). Designing a Tag-set and Models for Spell Checking Intelligent System with a bias in Luganda Language.
PhD Thesis, Osmania University, Hyderabad, Telangana, India
Emmanuel Member, .P.Veeraja Rao, Robert Balagadde, and Jacob Mbijjiwe (2014). Adjustment-Alcohol Abuse, an Empirical Study on Kenyan Students.
IOSR Journal of Business and Management (IOSR-JBM) e-ISSN: 2278-487X, p-ISSN: 2319-7668, Volume 16, Issue 6. Ver. IV (Jun. 2014), PP 51-58.
Robert Ssali Balagadde (1995). Expert System Which Selects and Evaluates Metal Cutting Tools and Machines Used for Cutting Complex Products.
MScThesis, Moscow State University of Mining, Moscow, Russia.