Research team

Current students/researchers

Name Level Project title Start Date Role Publication(s)

Yanjun Yang

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M.Sc. Algorithms for pattern mining in Big Data 2018 Supervisor

1 conference paper in PAKDD 2020 (EI, CCF: C)

1 conference paper in IEA AIE 2020 (EI)

Ying Wang

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M.Sc. Algorithms for high utility pattern mining 2018 Supervisor

1 conference paper in IEA AIE 2020 (EI)

1 journal paper submitted to Applied Intelligence

Ganghuan He

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M.Sc. Algorithms for analyzing dynamic graphs 2018 Supervisor

1 survey journal paper in Wiley WIRES DMKD (EI, SCI, JCR: Q2)

1 conference paper submitted
1 book chapter (co-author)

Yangmin Chen

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M.Sc. TBD 2019 Supervisor

Jiahong Liu

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M.Sc. TBD 2019 Supervisor

Saqib Nawaz

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Post-doc TBD 2019 - ... Supervisor

2 journal papers submitted

1 journal paper in preparation

1 paper in ACM SAC 2020 (EI)

Mourad Nouioua

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Post-doc Evolutionary / Swarm Intelligence algorithms / Pattern mining 2019 - ... Supervisor

1 book chapter submitted

1 journal paper in preparation

I. Doukoure

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Ph.D. Data mining techniques to extract expertise for intergenerational knowledge transfer 2015 -... Co-Supervisor ...

Former students/researchers

Name Level Project title / Topics End Date Role Publication(s)

Chao Cheng

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M.Sc.

 

Algorithms for mining trend sequences in dynamic graphs

 

Keywords: frequent subgraph mining, trend sequences

2019 Supervisor

1 journal paper (SCI) in KBS (Q1, CCF-C)

2 conference papers
- DAWAK 2019 (EI)
- BDA 2019 (EI)

1 journal paper as co-author in WIRES DMKD (EI, SCI, JCR: Q2)


Peng Yang

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M.Sc.

Algorithms for Mining Periodic Patterns

 

Keywords: stable periodic patterns, high utility episodes

2019 Supervisor

3 journal papers (SCI)
- DKE (Q2, CCF-B)
- AEEE
- KBS (Q1, passed the first round of reviews)

3 conference papers accepted:

- IEA AIE 2020 (EI)
- IEA AIE 2019 (EI) - best paper award
- ADMA 2019 (EI)

Jiaxuan Li

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M.Sc.

Algorithms for Discovering Low Cost High Utility Patterns

 

Keywords: low-cost high utility patterns, cost-efficient patterns

2019 Supervisor

1 journal paper in KBS (SCI, Q1, CCF-C)

1 conference paper (EI) in DAWAK 2019

1 workshop paper in UDM 2018 at KDD 2018

1 journal paper as co-author in WIRES DMKD (EI, SCI, JCR: Q2)

Zhitian Li

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M.Sc.

Algorithms for Discovering Periodic Patterns in Multiple Sequences

 

Topics: periodic patterns in multiple sequences

2018 Supervisor

1 conference paper (EI) in DAWAK 2018

1 journal paper in Information Sciences (SCI, Q1, CCF-B)

Thesis

Yimin Zhang

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M.Sc.

 

 

Algorithms for Discovering Local and Peak High utility patterns

 

Keywords: local high utility patterns, peak high utility patterns

2018 Supervisor

2 journal paper accepted (SCI):
- Logic Journal of the IGPL
- Information Science (Q1, CCF-B)

2 conference papers (EI):
- DEXA 2018 (CCF-C)
- ADMA 2018

Thesis

Kevin De Souza

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M.Sc.

Intelligent Algorithms for Sensor Networks

 

Keywords: sensor network, electricity consumption

2018 Co-supervisor

2 conference papers:
- WICON 2017
- IWCMC 2018

 

Jean-Marc Pokou

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M.Sc.

Algorithms for Automatic Authorship Attribution

 

Keywords: Authorship attribution, Skip-grams, Sequential patterns

2016 Supervisor


3 conference papers:
- FLAIRS-29,
- ICAART 2016
- AIAI 2016 (EI)

Thesis

Ted Gueniche

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M.Sc.

Compact Prediction Tree: A Lossless Model for Accurate Sequence Prediction

 

Keywords: sequence prediction

2015 Co-Supervisor

5 conference papers (EI):
- PAKDD 2015 (acceptance rate : 6 %)
- EGC 2015 (nominated for best paper award)
- ISMIS 2014 (more than 200 citations)
- ADMA 2013 (acceptance rate : 14 %)
- ADMA 2012 (acceptance rate : 19 %)

1 journal paper (SCI):
- JMLR (Q1)

Thesis

Souleymane Zida

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M.Sc.

Algorithm for the discovery of high-utility itemsets and rules

 

Keywords: high utility itemset mining

2015 Supervisor

2 conference papers (EI):
- MLDM 2015 (nominated for best paper award)
- MICAI 2015

1 journal paper (SCI):
- KAIS (SCI, Q2 journal)

Thesis

Yapan Raissa Dougnon

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M.Sc.

Algorithms for the discovery of information about social network users

 

Keywords: social network, inferring user profile

2015 Supervisor

3 conference papers (EI):
- AI 2015 (acceptance rate : 18 %)
- KI 2015,
- MICAI 2015,

1 journal paper (SCI):
- JIIS (Q4 journal)

Thesis

Eric Snow

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M.Sc.

Assessing Procedural Knowledge in Free-text Answers through a Hybrid Semantic Web Approach

 

Keywords: Free-text answer evaluation

2015 Co-supervisor

2 conference papers:
- AOW2012,
- ICTAI 2013,

1 book chapter

Thesis

Esperance Mwamikazi

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M.Sc.

Automatic Assessment of Learning Styles

 

Keywords: dynamic questionnaires, learning styles

2015 Co-supervisor

2 conference papers (EI):
- AIAI 2014,
- IEA AIE 2014

Thesis

 

Several members of my team have found jobs in top companies after their studies such as Huawei (2), Amazon (1), Google (1), ByteDance (1), Pingduoduo (1)...

Facilities

My research team at HIT (Shenzhen) utilizes state-of-the-art research facilities and equipment. Below is a picture of the server room containing our team's big data cluster of 15+ servers, several equiped with high-end GPUs.

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