Faculty

Yuanbin Wu

I am currently an assistant professor at Computer Science Department, East China Normal University. Before joining ECNU, I got both my B.S. (2007) and Ph.D (2012) degree from Fudan University, and worked as a research fellow at National University of Singapore (2013).

Research
  • natural language processing
  • machine learning
  • structured prediction
  • online learning
Mail

ybwu@cs.ecnu.edu.cn

Homepage

http://ybwu.org

Ph.D Students

Changzhi Sun

Mail: czsun.cs@gmail.com
I am a research scientist at ByteDance AI Lab. I am particularly interested in extracting structured data from free text, explaining black-box model and reasoning over structured data or free text.

Tao Ji

Mail: taoji.cs@gmail.com
NLU is a crucial part of NLP because it's an essential foundation for many downstream applications. I focus on making the machine understand linguistic syntax and semantic, based on fancied dependency grammar. I aim to build a universal dependency and uniform meaning representation parsing.

Jie Zhou

Mail: jzhou@ica.stc.sh.cn
My research interest includes sentiment analysis, and neural networks. Since 2016, I have published more than 20 referred papers in international conferences or journals, such as AAAI, EACL, INS, KBS, COLING.

Masters Students

Ziyin Huang

Mail: zyhuang.cs@gmail.com
I got my B.S. (2018) degree from ECNU. My current research interests is relation extraction. I'm a gooner.

Yufang Liu

Mail: yfliu.antnlp@gmail.com
My areas of interest include learning to represent the syntactic and semantic information of a sentence. My work focuses on CCG Supertagging now.

Zhengyi Lei

Mail: 71194501092@stu.ecnu.edu.cn
I am interested in cross-lingual embedding and summarization. I like listening music and playing ping pong.

Yi Gao

Mail: 296804129@qq.com

Alumni

Yang Wei

Mail: godweiyang@gmail.com
Graduated in 2021, now at ByteDance Inc.

Qi Zheng

Mail: qizheng.cs@gmail.com
Graduated in 2021, now at NetEase Inc.

Chenrui Li

Mail: lcrr2011@163.com
Graduated in 2018, now at ByteDance Inc.

Yuekun Yao

Mail: ykyao.cs@gmail.com
Graduated in 2018, now at the UoE.

Yijun Wang

Mail: yjwang.antnlp@gmail.com
Graduated in 2019, now at SJTU.

Yupei Du

Mail: y.du@uu.nl
Graduated in 2020, now at Utrecht University.

Our Research

Syntax Parsing

Tao Ji, Yang Wei, Yufang Liu

Ethical Principles

Yupei Du

Information Extraction

Changzhi Sun, Ziyin Huang

Question Answering

Chenrui Li, Qi Zheng