DM2 Lab: Data Mining towards Decision Making

"We develop data-driven computational methods and intelligent systems to facilitate decision making." -- dm_square

Computational Behavior Modeling: User modeling, Recommender system, Fraud detection; Graph machine learning, Graph anomaly detection, Dynamic graph modeling; Information extraction, Named entity recognition, Taxonomy construction, Knowledge graph construction; Natural language generation, answer retrieval, question generation, summarization; Intelligent assistance.


Email: mjiang2 [at]
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Current Graduate Students

Tong Zhao: PhD candidate (2017-); Snap Fellowship
Email: tzhao2 [at]
Fraud detection; Graph anomaly detection, Graph representation learning
First authored in 2 CIKM, 1 IEEE TNNLS, 1 AAAI, 1 BigData
Qingkai Zeng: PhD student (2018-)
Email: qzeng [at]
Information extraction, Named entity recognition, Taxonomy construction
First authored in 1 KDD, 1 EMNLP
Wenhao Yu: PhD student (2019-); CSE Select Fellowship
Email: wyu1 [at]
Natural language generation, Question answering
First authored in 2 EMNLP, 1 EMNLP demo, 2 WWW, 1 WWW demo, 1 ACL, 1 NAACL
Mengxia Yu: PhD student (2020-); CSE Select Fellowship
Email: myu2 [at]
Natural language generation, Knowledge graph learning
Lingbo Tong: PhD student (2020-); Psycho-CSE Joint Program
Email: ltong2 [at]
Information extraction, Knowledge graph construction
Zhihan Zhang: PhD student (2021-)
Email: zzhang23 [at]
Natural language processing
Gang Liu: PhD student (2021-)
Email: gliu7 [at]
Graph representation learning
Luke Siela: Master student (2021-)
Email: lsiela [at]
Graph representation learning

Current Undergraduate Students

Longqing Chen: (2021-)
Computational social science
Natural langauge processing

Current Highschool Students

Past Graduate Students

Daheng Wang: PhD (2021)
Email: dwang8 [at]
User modeling, Graph representation learning, Dynamic graph modeling
First authored in 3 KDD, 1 WWW, 1 ICDM, 1 IEEE TKDE, 1 ACM TIST, 1 KDD-DLG best paper
First employment: Amazon Research Scientist
Xueying Wang: Master's Degree (2019)
Email: xwang41 [at]
Time-aware information extraction
Bhakti Sharma: Master's Degree (2020)
Email: bsharma2 [at]
Natural language processing for sentiment analysis
Jianing Li: Master's Degree (2020)
Email: jli23 [at]
Deep transfer learning
Tianwen Jiang: Visiting PhD student (2018-2019)
Email: tjiang2 [at]
Information extraction, Knowledge graph construction
Qi Li: PhD student (2017)
Email: qli8 [at]
Time-aware information extraction
Zachary Eberhart: PhD student (2017)
Email: zeberhar [at]
Representation learning
Haiqiao Zhang: PhD student (2018)
Email: hzhang5 [at]
Time-aware information extraction
Yifan Ding: Master student (2019)
Email: yding4 [at]
Representation learning

Past Undergraduate Students for Research

Past iSure Program Undergraduate Students

Past Highschool Students

Group Photos

September 2018 July 2019

Selected Publications: Text Mining and Natural Language Processing

Selected Publications: Representation Learning


Research work has been supported by National Science Foundation, Snap Research, Condé Nast Inc., and Global Gateway.