We are the Champion!

My team (Jingbo Shang, Zhengkai Wu, Wenda Qiu), representing UIUC, wins the world champion of the IEEEXtreme 12.0 competition! The... [Read More]
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Check Our New NER Toolkit!

Recently, we have gradually developed many theoretically sound and practically useful named entity recognition (NER) tools. [Read More]
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AutoPhrase has been Published!

Great news! Our paper of “Automated Phrase Mining from Massive Text Corpora” has been just accepted by IEEE Transactions on... [Read More]
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UIUC Teams Won MCPC 2017

Last Saturday, Nov 4, our 5 teams went to the ACM/ICPC Mid-Central Regional Contest (MCPC)! We are using the theme... [Read More]
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Google PhD Fellow Summit

I’m visiting Google MTV office on this Monday and Tuesday. More details of this event will be updated later.
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CS 491 CAP 2017 Fall

Since the original 50 seats have been filled up quickly, we have extended the class to 150 seats! So CS... [Read More]
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Our KDD 2017 Tutorial on This Sunday!

SIGKDD 2017 Tutorial: Mining Entity-Relation-Attribute Structures from Massive Text Data Jingbo Shang, Xiang Ren, Meng Jiang, Jiawei Han Computer Science... [Read More]
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We are married!

On May 7th, 2017, the happiest day in my life so far, we held our wedding at my hometown, Shaoxing,... [Read More]
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Google Ph.D. Fellowship!

I’m honored to receive the Google Ph.D. Fellowship from Fall 2017. The full list of 2017 Google Ph.D. Fellow can... [Read More]
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