Chenliang Li

Associate Professor
Room E504, State Key Laboratory of Software Engineering
Computer School, Wuhan University, China

Email: cllee [at] whu [dot] edu [dot] cn

I was awarded outstanding reviewer of SIGIR 2017.
Two full papers have been accepted by CIKM 2017.
I was invited to serve as CIKM 2017 Demo Track co-chair and ADMA 2017 Proceedings co-chair.

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Information Retrieval

  • Natural Language Processing

  • Statistics Learning

  • Data Mining

  • Social Media Analysis and Mining
  We have set up a Github account, WHUIR, for releasing the implementations relevant to our reseach works


PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

  • CIKM 2017 Demo track co-chair, ADAM 2017 proceedings co-chair, SMP 2017 publicity chair
  • Program committee member: WWW 2017; IJCNLP 2017; CIKM 2017; ACL 2017; SIGIR 2017(Full&Short), 2016(Short), 2015 (Short); NLPCC 15-17; CCL 15-17; EMNLP 2015; AIRS 2017, 2016, 2014; SMP 16-17; ASONAM-SNAA 13-17;
  • Journal Reviewer: ACM TIST; ACM TWEB; ACM TOIS; IEEE TKDE; JASIST; JCST; Neurocomputing; SCIENCE CHINA Information Sciences; Information Sciences; WWWJ; Frontiers of Computer Science; Social Network Analysis and Mining (SNAM);

  • Research Intern at HP Labs, Singapore. Sept 1st, 2011 ~ Jan 31st, 2012.

  • Visiting Scholar (invited by Prof.Adam Wierzbicki) at the Polish-Japanese Institute of Information Technology (PJIIT), Warsaw, Poland. Sept 13th, 2010 ~ Sept 25th, 2010.


Research Team

  • Miss Zhiqian Zhang, Master 2015.09

  • Mr. Cong Quan, PhD 2015.09 (Co-supervised)

  • Mr. Yu Duan, Master 2016.09

  • Miss. Shiqian Chen, Master 2016.09

  • Mr. Jiahui Ding, Bachelor 2014.09

  • Mr. Yile Chen, Bachelor 2014.09

  • Miss. Yan Qi, Master 2017.09

  • Mr. Cha Daozha, Bachelor 2014.09


Alumni

  • Mr. Haoran Wang, Master 2017 (Baidu Inc.)

  • Mr. Jian Xing, Master 2017 (TongHuaShun Inc.)

  • Mr. Zhiyong Wu, Bachelor 2017 (PhD at HKU)


PUBLICATIONS: 

(*=corresponding author)
  • Modeling Language Discrepancy for Cross-Lingual Sentiment Analysis.
    Qiang Chen, Chenliang Li*, Wenjie Li.
    The 26th ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM'17). Singapore. Nov 2017 [Full paper]
  • NeuPL: Attention-based Semantic Matching and Pair-Linking for Entity Disambiguation.
    Minh C. Phan, Aixin Sun, Yi Tay, Jialong Han, Chenliang Li.
    The 26th ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM'17). Singapore. Nov 2017 [Full paper]
  • Enhancing Topic Modeling for Short Texts with Auxiliary Word Embeddings.
    Chenliang Li, Yu Duan, Haoran Wang, Zhiqian Zhang, Aixin Sun, Zongyang Ma.
    ACM Transactions on Information Systems (TOIS). 2017 [In Press]
  • Extracting Fine-grained Location with Temporal Awareness in Tweets: A Two-Stage Approach.
    Chenliang Li, Aixin Sun.
    Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology (JASIST, IF=2.452). 68(7):1652-1670, 2017
  • Effective Document Labeling with Very Few Seed Words: A Topic Model Approach.
    Chenliang Li, Jian Xing, Aixin Sun, Zongyang Ma.
    The 25th ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM'16). Indianapolis, USA. Oct 2016 [Full paper]
  • Topic Modeling for Short Texts with Auxiliary Word Embeddings.
    Chenliang Li, Haoran, Wang, Zhiqian Zhang, Aixin Sun, Zongyang Ma.
    The 39th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference (SIGIR'16). Pisa, Italy. July 2016 [Full paper; Best Student Paper Award Honorable Mention]
  • Tweet Segmentation and Its Application to Named Entity Recognition.
    Chenliang Li, Aixin Sun, Jianshu Weng, Qi He.
    IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (TKDE). 27(2):558-570. 2015 [Featured Spotlight Paper]
  • Fine-Grained Location Extraction from Tweets with Temporal Awareness.
    Chenliang Li, Aixin Sun.
    The 37th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference (SIGIR'14). Gold Coast, Australia. July 2014 [Full paper]
  • Exploiting Hybrid Contexts for Tweet Segmentation.
    Chenliang Li, Aixin Sun, Jianshu Weng, Qi He.
    The 36th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference (SIGIR'13). Dublin, Ireland. July 2013 [Full paper]
  • TSDW: Two-Stage Word Sense Disambiguation Using Wikipedia.
    Chenliang Li, Aixin Sun, Anwitaman Datta.
    Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology 64(6) (JASIST, IF=2.113). 2013
  • Twevent: Segment-based Event Detection from Tweets.
    Chenliang Li, Aixin Sun, Anwitaman Datta.
    The 21st ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM'12). Maui, USA. Oct 2012 [Full paper]
  • TwiNER: Named Entity Recognition in Targeted Twitter Stream.
    Chenliang Li, Jianshu Weng, Qi He, Yuxia Yao, Anwitaman Datta, Aixin Sun and Bu-Sung Lee.
    The 35th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference (SIGIR'12). Portland, Oregon, USA. Aug 2012 [Full paper]
  • Mining Latent Relations in Peer-Production Environments: A Case Study with Wikipedia Article Similarity and Controversy.
    Chenliang Li, Anwitaman Datta, Aixin Sun.
    Social Network Analysis and Mining (SNAM), Springer. 2012
  • Semantic Tag Recommendation Using Concept Model.
    Chenliang Li, Anwitaman Datta, Aixin Sun.
    The 34th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference (SIGIR'11). Beijing, China. July 2011 [Poster]
  • A Generalized Framework for Word Sense Disambiguation based on Wikipedia.
    Chenliang Li, Aixin Sun, Anwitaman Datta.
    The 33rd European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR'11). Dublin, Ireland. Apr.2011 [Full paper]-Nominated for best student paper award.
  • Harnessing Online Social Media to Deal with Information Overload.
    Chenliang Li.
    Ph.D Thesis, Nanyang Technological University. 2013 (Advisors: Anwitaman Datta & Aixin Sun)

RESOURCES

  • Code of Tweet Segmentation.[Upon request]
    This resource has been used in our previous works: [Li et al. SIGIR'13],[Li et al. SIGIR'12] and [Li et al. CIKM'12].
  • Microsoft Web N-Gram Service [Link]
    This resource has been used in our previous works: [Li et al. SIGIR'13],[Li et al. SIGIR'12] and [Li et al. CIKM'12].

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND


 Created: 11/2014, Last Modified: 08/2017, by Chenliang.