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 Xiaolong Wang  Ph.D Candidate

Office:  2113 Siebel Center (direction)

201 North Goodwin Avenue, Urbana, IL 61801 

Email:  xwang95 AT illinois DOT edu


Research Interests

Natural Language Processing, Machine Learning and Information Retrieval. 

Selected Publications


  1. Xiaolong Wang, Jingjing Wang, Chengxiang Zhai. "Dual-Clustering Maximum Entropy with Application to Classification and Word Embedding."
    In Proceedings of the 31st AAAI conference on Artificial Intelligence, 2017
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  2. Xiaolong Wang, Jingjing Wang, Jie Luo, Chengxiang Zhai, Yi Chang. "Blind Men and The Elephant Thurstonian Pairwise Preference for Ranking in Crowdsourcing."
    The IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM) 2016
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  3. Jingjing Wang, Min Li, Jiawei Han, Xiaolong Wang. "Modeling Check-in Preferences with Multidimensional Knowledge: A Minimax Entropy Approach."
    In Proceedings of the Ninth ACM International Conference on Web Search and Data Mining (pp. 297-306). ACM.
  4. Xiaolong Wang, Chengxiang Zhai, and Dan Roth. "Understanding evolution of research themes: a probabilistic generative model for citations."
    In Proceedings of the 19th ACM SIGKDD international conference on Knowledge discovery and data mining, pp. 1115-1123. ACM, 2013.
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  5. Xiaolong Wang, Furu Wei, Xiaohua Liu, Ming Zhou, and Ming Zhang. "Topic sentiment analysis in twitter: a graph-based hashtag sentiment classification approach."
    In Proceedings of the 20th ACM international conference on Information and knowledge management, pp. 1031-1040. ACM, 2011.

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