Some words about me

I obtain my PhD degree from Harbin Institute of Technology, Shenzhen Graduate School, Shenzhen, China. My research interest includes Machine Learning, Nature Language Processing, and Sentiment Analysis. I am now a Marie Sklodowska-Curie Individual Fellow in University of Warwick, UK.

Two co-author papers are accepted by TCBB.

2019-02-01

Get CAAI best Ph.D thesis award.

2018-11-18

A co-author paper is accepted by ACM SIGIR 2018

2018-04-12

Hi!, I am Lin Gui I received my Ph.D and Master degree in Computer Science from Harbin Institute of Technology, and Bachelor degree in Mathematics from Nankai University. I have 5 years research experience and published over 30 papers with top conferences and journals such as IJCAI, ACL, EMNLP, CIKM, WWW, SIGIR, IEEE TAC. I won the prestigious Baidu Fellowship (in 2016) and Marie Curie Fellowship (in 2018).

  • Name: Lin Gui
  • Research Interest: Nature Language Processing, Machine Learning
  • Email: guilin.nlp@gmail.com
  • Link: Google Scholar
  • Address: Room C331, Department of Computer Science, University of Warwick, UK

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Education
2013-2017
Harbin Institute of Technology

PhD in Computer Science, School of Computer Science, Harbin Institute of Technology, Thesis: Machine Learning Methods for Sentiment Analysis, Supervisor: Prof. Qin Lu

2010-2013
Harbin Institute of Technology

MSc in Computer Science, School of Computer Science, Harbin Institute of Technology, Thesis: Cross-Lingual Opinion Mining, scored top 5%, Supervisor: Dr. Ruifeng Xu

2006-2010
Nankai University

BSc in Mathematics, School of Mathematical Science, Nankai University. Final year project: Sequence similarity measurement of DNA sequences, scored 92 out of 100, Supervisor: Prof. Gang Hu

Intership Experience
2016/09-2016/12
Aston University

School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University, United Kingdom, Full-time Visiting Research Student. (Advisor: Yulan He)

2016/07-2016/09
HK PolyU

Department of Computing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Research Assistant. (Advisor: Qin Lu)

2015/01-2015/06
HK PolyU

Department of Computing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Research Assistant. (Advisor: Qin Lu)

2013/11-2014/03
HK PolyU

Department of Computing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Full-time Visiting Research Student. (Advisor: Qin Lu)

Awards

Outstanding Graduate Student

Awarded by Heilongjiang Province, the only recipient among all graduate students in HITSZ, CS school.

2016 Baidu Fellowship

One of the 10 recipients globally (out of a total of over 5,000 applicants worldwide).

Innovation Award (Second Prize)

Awarded by Ministry of industry and information technology of the People's Republic of China.

Grand Prize in the 2nd CYCAI

Awarded by the Chinese Association for Artificial Intelligence for the project "Text mining platform for social media".

Competitions

2/12

Rank 2nd in 2015 SIGHAN evaluation: topic based message polarity classification.

1/14

Rank 1st in 2013 NLPCC cross lingual opinion analysis evaluation share task.

4/13

Rank 4th in 2012 EMNLP-CoNLL multilingual coreference resolution task (Chinese subtask).

1/7

Rank 1st in 2010 Chinese Opinion Analysis Evaluation.

Publications

2019:

Jiachen Du, Lin Gui, Yulan He, Ruifeng Xu, Xuan Wang. Convolution-Based Neural Attention with Applications to Sentiment Classification. IEEE Access, 2019.

Jiyun Zhou, Qin Lu, Ruifeng Xu, Lin Gui, Hongpeng Wang. Prediction of TF-binding site by inclusion of higher order position dependencies. IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics.

2018:

Chuang Fan†, Qinghong Gao†, Jiachen Du, Lin Gui, Ruifeng Xu, Kam-Fai Wong. Convolution-based Memory Network for Aspect-based Sentiment Analysis. Proceedings of The 41th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, 2018. (Accept)

Jiyun Zhou, Qin Lu, Ruifeng Xu, Lin Gui, Hongpeng Wang. EL_LSTM: Prediction of DNA-binding residue from Protein sequence by Combining Long Short-Term Memory and Ensemble Learning. IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics.

Ruifeng Xu, Jiachen Du, Zhishan Zhao, Yulan He, Qinghong Gao, Lin Gui, Inferring User Profiles in Social Media by Joint Modeling of Text and Networks´╝îSCIENCE CHINA Information Sciences. 2018. DOI: 10.1007/s11432-018-9718-9

Chuang Fan†, Qinghong Gao†, Jiachen Du, Lin Gui, Ruifeng Xu, Kam-Fai Wong. Convolution-based Memory Network for Aspect-based Sentiment Analysis. Proceedings of The 41th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, 2018.

Xiangwen Liao, Deyuan Liu, Lin Gui*, Xueqi Cheng, Guolong Chen. An opinion retrieval method combining text conceptualization and network embedding. Journal of Software (in Chinese), vol.29(10), 2018.

Xiangwen Liao, Yuanyuan Xie, Jingjing Wei, Lin Gui*, Xueqi Cheng, Guolong Chen. Perspective Level Microblog Sentiment Classification Based on Convolutional Memory Network. Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence (in Chinese), vol.31(3), pp.219-229, 2018.

2017:

Lin Gui, Jiannan Hu, Yulan He, Qin Lu, Ruifeng Xu*, Jiachen Du. A Question Answering Approach to Emotion Cause Extraction, Proceedings of Empirical Methods for Natural Language Processing (EMNLP) , 2017.

Jiachen Du, Ruifeng Xu*, Yulan He, Lin Gui. Stance Classification with Target-specific Neural Attention. Proceedings of the International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI), Melbourne, Australia, 2017.

Lin Gui, Yu Zhou, Ruifeng Xu*, Yulan He, Qin Lu. Learning Representations from Heterogeneous Network for Sentiment Classification of Product Reviews. Knowledge-based Systems, vol.124, pp.34-45, 2017. (impact factor: 4.529)

Lin Gui, Ruifeng Xu*, Qin Lu, Jiachen Du, Yu Zhou. Negative Transfer Detection in Transductive Transfer Learning. International Journal of Machine Learning & Cybernetics, 2017. (Accept, impact factor: 1.699)

Minglei Li, Qin Lu*, Yunfei Long, Lin Gui. Inferring Affective Meanings of Words from Word Embedding. IEEE Transaction on Affective Computing, 2017. (impact factor: 3.149)

Ruifeng Xu, Jiannan Hu, Qin Lu, Dongyin Wu, Lin Gui*. An Ensemble Approach for Emotion Cause Detection with Event Extraction and Multi-kernel SVMs. Tsinghua Science and Technology, 2017. (Accept, impact factor: 1.250)

Jiachen Du, Ruifeng Xu* and Lin Gui. Leverage Target-oriented Information in Stance Detection. Proceedings of 18th International Conference on Computational Linguistics and Intelligent Text Processing, 2017.

Yunfei Long, Qin Lu*, Minglei Li, Lin Gui and Chu-Ren Huang. Predicting Implicit Preferences from User Comments: Is Missing Comments Useful? Proceedings of 18th International Conference on Computational Linguistics and Intelligent Text Processing, 2017.

Jiyun Zhou, Qin Lu, Ruifeng Xu*, Lin Gui, Hongpeng Wang. Prediction of DNA-binding Residues from Sequence Information using Convolutional Neural Network. International Journal of Data Mining and Bioinformatics, vol.17, no.2, pp.132-152, 2017. (impact factor: 0.624)

Minglei Li, Qin Lu*, Yunfei Long and Lin Gui. Hidden Recursive Neural Network for Sentence Classification. Proceedings of 18th International Conference on Computational Linguistics and Intelligent Text Processing, 2017.

Xiangwen Liao, Linying Zhang, Lin Gui*, Kam-Fai Wong, Guolong Chen. A Tensor Factorization Based User Influence Analysis Method with Clustering and Temporal Constraint. Proceedings of National CCF Conference on Natural Language Processing and Chinese Computing, pp.877-886, 2017.

2016:

Lin Gui, Ruifeng Xu*, Yulan He, Qin Lu and Zhongyu Wei. Intersubjectivity and Sentiment: from Language to Knowledge, in Proceedings of 25th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence(IJCAI), pp.2789-2795, 2016.

Lin Gui† , Dongyin Wu†, Yu Zhou, Qin Lu and Ruifeng Xu*. Event-Driven Emotion Cause Extraction with Corpus Construction, in Proceedings of Empirical Methods for Natural Language Processing (EMNLP), pp.1639-1649, 2016. (†: equal contribution)

Ruifeng Xu, Lin Gui, Qin Lu*, Shuai Wang, Jian Xu, Incorporating Multi-kernel Function and Internet Verification for Chinese Person Name Disambiguation. Frontiers of Computer Science, vol.10, no.6, pp1026-1038, 2016. (impact factor: 1.039)

Qikang Wei, Tao Chen, Ruifeng Xu*, Yulan He, Lin Gui. Disease Named Entity Recognition by Combining Conditional Random Fields and Bidirectional Recurrent Neural Networks. Database, 2016. (impact factor: 3.290)

Jiyun Zhou, Qin Lu, Ruifeng Xu*, Lin Gui, Hongpeng Wang. CNNsite: Prediction of DNA-binding Residues in Proteins using Convolutional Neural Network with Sequence Features. IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine (BIBM), Shenzhen, China, pp.78-85, 2016.

Ruifeng Xu*, Yu Zhou, Dongyin Wu, Lin Gui, Jiachen Du, Yun Xue. Overview of NLPCC Shared Task 4: Stance Detection in Chinese Microblogs. Proeedings of CCF International Conference on Natural Language Processing and Chinese Computing, pp.907-916, 2016.

Minglei Li, Qin Lu*, Lin Gui, Yunfei Long. Towards Scalable Emotion Classification in Microblog Based on Noisy Training Data. Proceedings of Chinese Computational Linguistics and Natural Language Processing Based on Naturally Annotated Big Data, Yantai, China, pp.399-410, 2016.

Jiachen Du, Lin Gui, Ruifeng Xu*. Extracting Opinion Expression with Neural Attention. Proceedings of the National Conference of Social Media Processing (SMP), Nanchang, China, pp.151-161, 2016.

Lin Gui, Ruifeng Xu*, Qin Lu, Dongyin Wu, Yu Zhou. Emotion Cause Extraction, A Challenging Task with Corpus Construction. Proceedings of the National Conference of Social Media Processing (SMP), Nanchang, China, pp.98-109, 2016.

2015:

Lin Gui, Qin Lu*, Ruifeng Xu, Minglei Li, Qikang Wei. A Novel Class Noise Estimation Method and Application in Classification, In Proceedings of the 24th 24th ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM), pp.1081-1090, 2015.

Lin Gui, Qin Lu*, Ruifeng Xu, Qikang Wei and Yuhui Cao, Improving Transfer Learning in Cross Lingual Opinion Analysis through Negative Transfer Detection. Proceedings of 8th International Conference on Knowledge Science, Engineering and Management (KSEM), pp.394-406, 2015.

Qikang Wei, Ruifeng Xu, and Lin Gui, Disease Named Entity Recognition and Normalization using Conditional Random Fields and Levenshtein Distance, pp.327-332, Proceedings of 4th BioCreative Challenge Evaluation Workshop, 2015.

Yuhui Cao, Zhao Chen, Ruifeng Xu*, Tao Chen and Lin Gui, A Joint Model for Chinese Microblog Sentiment Analysis, Proceedings of ACL-SIGHAN 8 workshop, pp.61-67, 2015.

Ruifeng Xu, Lin Gui, Jun Xu*, Qin Lu and Kam-Fai Wong. Cross Lingual Opinion Holder Extraction based on Multiple Kernel SVMs and Transfer Learning. World Wide Web Journal, vol.18, no.2, pp.299-316, 2015. (impact factor: 1.539)

2014:

Lin Gui, Ruifeng Xu*, Qin Lu, Jun Xu, Jian Xu, Bin Liu, Xiaolong Wang. Cross lingual Opinion Analysis via. Negative Transfer Detection, In Proceedings of the 52th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), pp. 860-865, 2014.

Lin Gui, Li Yuan, Ruifeng Xu*, Bin Liu, Qin Lu, Yu Zhou, Emotion Cause Detection with Linguistic Construction in Chinese Weibo Text, Proceedings of 3rd CCF International Conference on Natural Language Processing and Chinese Computing, Springer CCIS 496, pp. 457-464, 2014.

2013:

Lin Gui, Ruifeng Xu*, Jun Xu, Li Yuan, Yuanlin Yao, Jiyun Zhou, Qiaoyun Qiu, Shuwei Wang, Kam-Fai Wong, and Ricky Cheung. A Mixed Model for Cross Lingual Opinion Analysis. Proeedings of CCF International Conference on Natural Language Processing and Chinese Computing, Spinger CCIS 400, pp. 93-104, 2013.

Lin Gui, Ruifeng Xu*, Jun Xu and Chengxiang Liu. A Cross-Lingual Approach for Opinion Holder Extraction. Journal of Computational Information Systems, vol. 9, no.6, 2013.

Contact Me

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