About me


Professional Summary

  • 10 years of extensive industry experience as a Software Developer/Senior Programmer/Analyst/Architect/Semantic Web Developer;
  • Specialities in Java/J2EE, ASP .Net, C#, JSP, EJB, JDBC, Jakarta Struts
  • Experienced in object oriented analysis and design (OOAD) of distributed multi-tier web-based applications and database design methodologies;
  • Technical and subject matter expertise in core XML and XML-Related Technologies (XML, XML Schema, XQuery, XSLT, XSL-FO, XHTML), XML programming APIs (DOM, SAX, JDOM), Web services, enterprise application integration, electronic publishing and content management
  • Real time experience on development of Semantic web application.
  • Strong hands-on technical skill in knowledge representation languages SKOS, RDF, OWL, Topic maps and different knowledge base framework Jena, sesame, Protégé and semantic query languages SPARQL, Tolog.
  • Solid track record for managing large-scale projects

Languages

  • Nepali/Newari:Mother Tongue
  • English:Fluent
  • Hindi:Fluent
  • Thai:Conversational level
  • French:Basic

Education


Academic Qualifications

  • Master in Information and Communication Technology, Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand.
  • Master in Business Studies, Public Youth Campus, Tribhuvan University.
  • B.E. in Electronics Engineering, Pulchowk Campus, Institute of Engineering, Tribhuvan University.
  • Intermediate in Science, St.Xavier's Campus, Tribhuvan University.
  • S.L.C, Adarsha Vidya Mandir High School, Man Bhawan, Lalitpur - HMG Board.

Academic Records

Year Level Percentage/CGPA Division
2004 – 2006 M.E. CGPA 3.7 Excellent
2001 – 2003 M.B.S 66.3% First
1997 – 2001 B.E. 78.1% First
1995 – 1997 I.Sc. 66.8% First
1985 – 1995 S.L.C 80.2% First

Technial Expertise In


Languages

Java, JSP, ASP, ASP .NET, C#, C++, C, HTML , DHTML, SQL, Assembly, UML, Perl, PHP, JS, AJAX, XML, XSL/FO, XSLT, RDF, OWL, Topic Maps, SeRQL, SPARQL Technologies, SWING, Servlets, JSP, JSP TagLibs, Applets, J2EE, EJB, JMS, JNDI, LDAP, JAXM, JAXR, JAX-RPC, JMS, JUnit, JAI, JMF, JAVA Mail, Jakarta Struts, Struts Layout, Tiles, Expresso Framework, JDBC, Hibernate, Web Services, AXIS, RMI, Corba, SAX/DOM parsing, I18N, Log4j, FOP, Ant, GWT, Jena, Sesame, Protégé

LanguagesOperating Systems

Windows 9x/2000/NT/XP/2003/VISTA, MAC OS 10.x, Linux Red Hat Fedora 4/ Ubunto / SUSE

Application Servers

Apache Tomcat Server, JRUN Server, JBOSS Server, Resin Server, IIS , PWS

Development Tools:

Eclipse, MYEclipse, JDeveloper, JBuilder, IntelliJ IDEA, NetBeans, Allaire KAWA, JRUN Studio, MS Visual Studio, Dreamweaver, MS Front Page, XML Spy, C++ Builder, Photoshop, Fireworks

Database Environments

Oracle, MySQL, MSSQL Server, MS Access, Postgres

Report Tools

JFreeReport, Jasper Report, Crystal Report, JFreechart

Version Control Tools

Sub Version Server, CollabNet, Tortoise SVN, Source Off Site, Visual Source Safe

CVS Case Tools

Rational Rose Enterprise Edition, MS Visio

Experiences


Professional Experiences

  • Food and Agriculture Organization for the United Nations. [http://www.fao.org/aims/]
    Information Management Consultant (2007 Jun – till date)
    Work Station: KASETSART University, NAIST Lab, Computer Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Thailand.

    • Analyze all existing material describing the system and the backbone of the system, and familiarize with the needs and objectives.
    • Analyze and familiarize with the current technical description and the current status of the system.
    • Collaborate in the identification of the characteristics, the functionalities (and therefore the modular components) of the final release to be produced within this year.
    • Contribute on the different development phases of the system and produce assigned modules.
    • Contribute to a study for ensuring good performance.
    • Contribute to the identification of eventual bugs and solve them, and to the final release of a usable system.
    • Perform any related duty (creation of conversion routines, testing tools and software, etc.).


  • Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand.[http://www.ait.ac.th]
    IT Consultant at Energy/SERD (2007 Aug – 2007 Nov)

    • Develop and maintain a web application for the following projects.
    • Queen HRD Scholarships project for Energy field of Studies in AIT. [http://www.serd.ait.ac.th/queenhrd]
    • A conference on "Energy Security & Climate Change: Issues, Strategies and Options" [http://www.serd.ait.ac.th/escc]
    • "Transfer of EU knowledge and technology for development of wind energy technology in Thailand" sponsored by EU-Thailand Economic Cooperation (Small Projects Family) [http://www.serd.ait.ac.th/wind]
    • "South South North (SSN) Networking" sponsored by Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. [http://www.serd.ait.ac.th/ssnnet]


  • iSoftel (Thailand) Co., Ltd, Thailand. [http://www.isoftel.co.th/]
    Senior Programmer (2007 Jan – 2007 May)

    • Develop an application for the Interactive Voice Response (IVR) System and Call default Management Softwares.
    • Involve in the development and implementation of VOIP technologies in Thailand.


  • Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand. [http://www.ait.ac.th]
    Research Associate at Energy Department, SERD (2006 Jul – 2006 Dec)

    • Develop a comprehensive web application for the WIND Project to provide information related to the development/ research work and technology used in European Union countries and Thailand under EU based Wind Project. [http://www.ait.ac.th/]


  • National Institute of Informatics, Tokyo, Japan [http://www.nii.ac.jp]
    Visiting Researcher at Research Organization for Information Systems (2006 Jan – 2006 Mar)

    • Carry out research work in the field of Semantic Web, Web logs, e-Learning, GIS, Software Development under Associate Prof. Frederic Andres (http://research.nii.ac.jp/~andres/), Software Research Division, National Institute of Informatics, University of Advanced Studies, Tokyo, Japan


  • Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand. [http://www.ait.ac.th/helpdesk]
    Technical Assistant at ITServ Helpdesk, (2005 March – 2005 Dec) [http://www.ait.ac.th/helpdesk]

    • Solve and provide services on technical problem related to Internet and Mail Services provided by the ITServ.


  • D2hawkeyeServices, Kathmandu, Nepal (Corporate Headquarters Boston, USA) [http://www.d2hawkeyeservices.com]
    Software Engineer at Application Development Department (2004 Jul - 2004 Aug)

    • Research, Design, Development, Programming of a decision support system for a US based company Doctor Driven Systems Inc.


  • IT Experts Group, Kathmandu, Nepal [http://www.iteg.net]
    Senior Programmer at Application Development Department (2004 Jan – 2004 Jul)

    • Research, Design, Development, Programming of a decision support system for a US based company Doctor Driven Systems Inc.


  • Hitechvalley iNet, Kathmandu, Nepal. [http://www.hitechvalley.com]
    Senior Programmer at Application Development Department (2002 Mar – 2003 Dec)

    • Analysis, Design, Programming, Testing and Deploying Enterprise Internet and Intranet applications using Java and Microsoft .Net Technologies.


  • Web_park Nepal (P) Ltd., Kathmandu, Nepal. [http://www.web-parknepal.com]
    Software Consultant/ Senior Programmer at Software Development Department (2002 Jan – 2002 Apr)

    • Analysis, Design, Programming, and Testing Web based e-commerce application using JAVAtm Enterprise Technologies.


  • CSE Software, Kathmandu, Nepal. [http://www.csesoft.com]
    Project Leader/Developer at Software Development Department (2001 Oct - 2002 Mar)

    • Analysis, Design, Programming, Testing and Deploying Enterprise Internet and Intranet applications using Database Programming and JAVA tm Enterprise Technologies.


Teaching Experiences

  • Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand. [http://www.ait.ac.th]
    Teaching Assistant under Prof. Vilas Wuwongse, (2005 Oct – 2005 Dec)
    Conduct tutorial classes for Database Design course


  • Web_park Nepal (P) Ltd., Kathmandu, Nepal. [http://www.web-parknepal.com]
    Trainer at Software Training Department (2003 Apr – 2003 Jun)
    Conduct courses on Core Java and JSP Technologies including RDBMS Concepts and XML Technologies.

Publications


Papers

  • Sachit Rajbhandari, Frederic Andres, Vilas Wuwongse. "Semantic-augmented Blog Management", The Fourth Special Workshop on Multimedia Semantics (WMS06) Chania, Crete, Greece. June 19-21 2006.
  • Sachit Rajbhandari, Frederic Andres, Motomu Naito, Vilas Wuwongse. "Semantic-augmented support in Spatial-Temporal Multimedia Blog Management", International Conferences on Topic Maps Research and Applications (TMRA, 2006) Leipzig, Germany. October 11-12th 2006. Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, Revised selected papers(LNAI4438), Leveraging the Semantics of Topic Maps, pp.215-226, ISSN 0302-9743, ISBN 978-3-540-71944-1
  • Sachit Rajbhandari, Frederic Andres, Motomu Naito, Vilas Wuwongse. "Topic Maps Management in Spatial-Temporal Multimedia Blog", The 1st International Conference on Digital Information Management (ICDIM, 2006) Bangalore, India. December 06-08, 2006. pp.81-88, ISBN:1-4244-0682-X
  • Daoyos Noikongka, Dussadee Thamvijit, Aurawan Imsombut, Mukda Suktarachan, Sachit Rajbhandari, Frederic Andres, and Asanee Kawtrakul, "A Workbench for Collaborative Ontological Knowledge Construction and Maintenance with Authoring Tools", in Proceeding of Ontolex workshop (From Text to Knowledge: The Lexicon/Ontology Interface), pp. 98-107, November 11th , 2007 Busan, South-Korea
  • Frédéric ANDRES, Asanee KAWTRAKUL, Richard CHBEIR, and Sachit RAJBHANDARI, "Collective Intelligence Management on Digital Agriculture Resources", Proceedings of 2nd International Conference on Software, Knowledge, Information Management and Applications (SKIMA 2008), IEEE, ISBN 9781851432516, pp. 112-117, March 2008, Kathmandu, Nepal.
  • Sachit Rajbhandari, Frederic Andres, Asanee Kawtrakul, "Visual Topic Maps Layer between Document Collections and Learning Material", Proceedings of International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (ICIKM 2008), March 27-29 , 2008, Kathmandu, Nepal pp. 368-372
  • Mukda Suktarachan, Dussadee Thamvijit, Sachit Rajbhandari, Daoyos Noikongka, Puwarat P. Na Mahasarakram, Panita Yongyuth, Asanee Kawtrakul, Margherita Sini, "Workbench with Authoring Tools for Collaborative Multi-lingual Ontological Knowledge Construction and Maintenance", The sixth international conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC 2008), May 2008, Marrakech, Morocco.
  • Panita Yongyuth, Dussadee Thamvijit, Thanapat Suksangsri, Asanee Kawtrakul, Sachit Rajbhandari, Margherita Sini, Johannes Keizer, "The AGROVOC Concept Server Workbench: A Collaborative tool for managing Multilingual Knowledge" The 6th Conference of the Asian Federation of Information Technology in Agriculture (AFITA 2008), August 24-27, 2008, Tokyo, Japan.
  • Margherita Sini, Sachit Rajbhandari, Jeetendra Singh, Johannes Keizer, T.V. Prabhakar, Asanee Kawtrakul, Smart organization of agricultural knowledge: the example of the AGROVOC Concept Server and Agropedia ISKO 2010 conference, February 23-26, 2010, Rome, Italy
  • Margherita Sini, Sachit Rajbhandari, Maziar Amirhosseini, Gudrun Johannsen, Ahsan Morshed, Johannes Keizer, The AGROVOC Concept Server Workbench System: Empowering management of agricultural vocabularies with semantics, IAALD 2010 World Congress - 26-29 April 2010, Montpellier, France
  • Sachit Rajbhandari, Johannes Keizer, The AGROVOC Concept Scheme – A Walkthrough, AOS 2010 International Symposium on Agricultural Ontology Service, 30-31 October, 2010, Beijing, China

Book Chapter

  • Asanee Kawtrakul, Chaveevarn Pechsiri, Sachit Rajbhandari, Frederic Andres, "Problems-Solving Map Extraction with Collective Intelligence Analysis and Language Engineering"- Information Retrieval in Biomedicine: Natural Language Processing for Knowledge Integration, (IGI publisher). Editor Dr. Violaine Prince and Dr. Mathieu Roche, Chapter XVIII, pp. 336-356, ISBN 9781605662749 , 2009

Others


Awards

  • Full Scholarship awarded for M. Eng. in ICT at AIT, Thailand.
  • Stipends awarded for securing distinction marks during B.E at IOE, Tribhuvan University, Nepal.
  • Certificates and medals for securing higher first division in SLC Examination.
  • Silver Medal and Letter of Recognition for securing second highest rank in Ward No. 13 from Kathmandu Municipality, Kathmandu, Nepal.

Trainings

  • Adobe Photoshop and Computer Hardware & Troubleshooting training program organized by AIT Student Union (18-24 Dec, 2004), Thailand.
  • Corporate Training on J2EE with Expresso and Struts Framework at Knowledge Crop Technologies (P) Ltd. NOIDA, INDIA. (1- month)
  • Oracle at the Zed Education default, Kathmandu, Nepal. (3 month)
  • Java Programming at Institute of Engineering, Kathmandu, Nepal
  • Leadership Training Program (1995-1997) at St. Xavier Campus, Kathmandu, Nepal.

Contact Address


Address:

4/2 Leprena Street, Montagu Bay, Tasmania 7018, Australia

Email:

sachit.rajbhandari@gmail.com/ sachit.rajbhandari@utas.edu.au