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Xiangnan successfully defends his doctoral thesis on Exploiting User Comments for Web Applications PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 11 April 2016 14:51
Congratulations to Dr Xiangnan He on his successful defense of his thesis that explores how to make the best use of user comments in Web 2.0 applications, featuring regularization, Non-negative matrix factorisation, restaurant reviews (yum!) and other scary math! (J/K on the last part) Way to go!
Min to be PC co-chair of ACL 2017 in Vancouver PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 01 April 2016 13:43
Min was invited to be the Program Co-Chair of ACL 2017, the premier NLP research conference, to be held next year in Vancouver in July/August. He will be co-chairing with Regina Barzilay of MIT and coordinating with the general chair, Chris Calliston-Burch.
Last Updated on Friday, 01 April 2016 13:48
Back to back talks on Social Media Use PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 21 December 2015 15:38
Min gave back-to-back versions of our group's social media research work on cross-network behavior and corporate social media use at SoC's own Natural Language Processing in Big Data Analytics workshop and the joint NUS / Tsinghua NExT Center's Web Science Winter School at Shenzhen, China in December 2015. Thanks to Bang Hui, Dongyuan, Tao, Jerome, Kishaloy, Jintong, and Kaz who all contributed to the work on this topic.
Kaz published a revised version of the JCDL'15 Doctoral Consortium report in IEEE TCDL PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 19 December 2015 22:26
Collaborating with Dr. Catherine L. Smith at Kent State University, Kaz has published revised version of JCDL'15 Doctoral Consortium on Bulletin of IEEE Technical Committee on Digital Libraries (IEEE TCDL): The papers represent the diversity of current research in the field of digital libraries.
Last Updated on Friday, 01 April 2016 13:49
ASONAM dataset now available PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 29 September 2015 22:46
The ASONAM team has worked hard to put up the dataset from their study. Amounting to over 643M compressed, this dataset correlates over 15K users' public activities over four of six major online social networks. Learn about it in their ASONAM 2015 paper, but also visit the downloads page to download their dataset (warning, it's big!)
Last Updated on Tuesday, 29 September 2015 22:48

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