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Ying Zhao (ÕÔÓ±)
Assistant Professor
Department of Computer Science and Technology
Tsinghua University, Beijing China


Phone: +86 010-62783505 ext. 4
Email: yingz@tsinghua.edu.cn

Address: HPC Institute Room 8-208
Dept. of Computer Science and Technology
Tsinghua University, Beijing China 100084


Short Bio

Ying Zhao received her Ph.D. degree in Computer Science and Bioinformatics from the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN in 2005.  She received her B.S. degree in Computer Science from Peking University, Beijing, China, in 1999.  Her research interests include document clustering, data mining, bioinformatics, and information retrieval.  She has published book chapters and research papers in international journals and conferences and served on program committees for various international conferences.  She is a member of IEEE society.


Professional Experience

Assistant Professor

Department of Computer Science
University of Missouri¨CRolla

2005-2006

Software Engineer Intern

Research & Development, Thomson Legal & Regulatory, Minneapolis, MN

Summer, 2004

Research Assistant

Dept. of Computer Science, University of Minnesota

2000-2005

Teaching Assistant

Dept. of Computer Science, University of Minnesota

1999-2000


Courses

CS 253 - Data Structure II (Fall 2005, taught in UMR)

CS 236 - Programming Languages and Translators (Spring 2006, taught in UMR)


Students

       Ph.D

            Hongshan Jiang (with Prof. Weimin Zheng and Prof. Wenguang Chen)

            Qiming Fang (with Prof. Guangwen Yang)

            Matt Bohn (UMR)

       M.S

             Wenxi Cai (with Prof. Guangwen Yang)


Professional Activities

Conference Program Committee:
Program committee member of the ICDM¡¯07 workshop on High Performance Data Mining, 2007
Program committee member of the 7rd IEEE Symposium on Bioinformatics and Bioengineering (BIBE¡¯07), 2007
Program committee member of the IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM¡¯07), 2007
Program committee member of the IADIS European Conference on Data Mining 2007, 2007
Program committee member of The 2007 International Workshop on High Performance Data Mining and Applications (HPDMA07), 2007
Program committee member of the Fifth International Conference on Machine Learning and Applications (ICMLA'06), 2006
Program committee member of the 6th SIGKDD Workshop on Data Mining in Bioinformatics (BIOKDD-2006), 2006
Program committee member of the IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM¡¯06), 2006
Program committee member of the IASTED International Conference on Computational and Systems Biology (CASB 2006), 2006
Program committee member of European Conference on Machine Learning and European Conference on Principles and Practice of Knowledge Discovery in Databases (ECML/PKDD-2006), 2006
Program committee member of the 5rd IEEE Symposium on Bioinformatics and Bioengineering (BIBE¡¯05), 2005
Program committee member of the IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM¡¯05), 2005
Session Chair at the 5rd IEEE Symposium on Bioinformatics and Bioengineering (BIBE¡¯05), Minneapolis, MN, 2005
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Reviewer:

Books
Idea Group Inc., 2006 (Data Mining Patterns: New Methods and Applications), Springer-Verlag Publishing Co., 2004 (Reviewed one textbook)

Journals

Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery

Data & Knowledge Engineering (DKE)

         Knowledge and Information Systems (KAIS)

         Bioinformatics

         Journal of Combinatorial Optimization

         IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (TSMC)

         Journal of Geoinformatica

         International Journal on Document Analysis and Recognition

         Journal of Information Science and Engineering (JISE)

         Journal of Computer Science and Technology

         International Journal of Computers and Applications

Journals (external)

IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (TKDE), Pattern Analysis and Applications Journal (PAA), Journal of Machine Learning Research, the International Journal on Very Large Data Bases (VLDB journal).

Conferences (external)
ACM SIGKDD International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD¡¯04), IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM¡¯05, ICDM¡¯04, ICDM¡¯03), SIAM International Conference on Data Mining (SDM¡¯05, SDM¡¯04, SDM¡¯03).


Recent Publications

(A full list of publications can be found from my CV)

Book Chapters:
1. "Criterion Functions for Clustering on High Dimensional Data". Ying Zhao and George Karypis. In "Grouping Multidimensional Data: Recent Advances in Clustering¡±, Jacob Kogan, Charles Nicholas, and Marc Teboulle (editors). Springer-Verlag, January 2006, (ISBN 354028348X).
2. "Clustering in Life Sciences". Ying Zhao and George Karypis. In "Functional Genomics: Methods in Molecular Biology", Michael Brownstein and Arkady Khodursky (editors). Humana Press, 2003, (ISBN 1588292916).

Journal Papers:
3. "Empirical and Theoretical Comparisons of Selected Criterion Functions for Document Clustering". Ying Zhao and George Karypis. Machine Learning, 55 (3): 311-331, 2004.
4. "Hierarchical Clustering Algorithms for Document Datasets". Ying Zhao and George Karypis. Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery, 10 (2): 141-168, March 2005.
5. "Data Clustering in Life Sciences". Ying Zhao and George Karypis. Molecular Biotechnology, 31(1): 055-080, September, 2005.
6. "Prediction of Contact Maps Using Support Vector Machines". Ying Zhao and George Karypis. International Journal of Artificial Intelligence Tools (IJAIT), 14(5): 849-865, October, 2005.

Conference Papers:
7. "Extracting Degenerate Motifs Based on a Suffix Tree " Hongshan Jiang, Ying Zhao, Wenguang Chen, and Weimin Zheng. Short Paper Proceedings of the Second IAPR Workshop on Pattern Recognition in Bioinformatics (PRIB 2007), 2007.
8. "A Classification-based Algorithm for Consistency Check of Part-of-Speech Tagging for Chinese Corpora". Hu Zhang, Jia-heng Zheng, Ying Zhao. Proceedings of the Second International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing (IJCNLP-05), pp. 3-8, 2005.
9. "Effective Document Clustering for Large Heterogeneous Law Firm Collections". Jack G. Conrad, Ying Zhao, George Karypis, and Khalid Al-Kofahi. Proceedings of the tenth Intl. Conf. on Artificial Intelligence and Law (ICAIL-05), pp. 177-187, 2005.
10. "Topic-driven Clustering Algorithms for Document Datasets". Ying Zhao and George Karypis. Proceedings of the 2005 SIAM International Conference on Data Mining (SDM05), pp. 358-369, 2005. Invited to present at the "Best of SDM05" session at the Joint Annual Meeting of the Interface and the Classification Society of North America (Interface05), St. Louis, Missouri, 2005.


Links

Conferences

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Data Mining and Machine Learning

ICML'07 - June, 2007, Oregon (Feb)
SIGMOD'08 - Vancouver, Canada (Dec)
SDM'07 - April 21-23, 2007, Minneapolis, MN (Oct)
KDD'07 - August 12-15, 2007, San Jose, CA (Feb 23)
PAKDD'08 - May 20-23, 2008, Osaka, Japan (Sep 23,30)
ICDM'07 - October 28-31, 2007 Omaha NE (May 25)
CIKM'07 - Lisboa, Portugal Nov 6-10 (May 14)
VLDB'07 - September 23-28 2007, University of Vienna, Austria (March)
SIGIR'07 - July 23-27, 2007, Amsterdam (Jan)

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Bioinformatics

BIBE07 - October 15-17, 2007, Boston, MA (May 15)
ECCB 2008 September 21-24, 2008, Sardinia, Italy (Feb)
ISMB'07 - Vienna, Austria, July 21-25, 2007 (Feb)
RECOMB'08 - Singapore, March 30-April 2, 2007 (September 24)
APBC2008 - Kyoto Japan, Jan 14-17, 2008 (July 20)

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System

ICAC2008 - Chicago, Jun 14-17, 2008 (Dec 15)
ICDCS2008 - Beijing, May, 2008 (Nov)

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