Meiqun Hu

Ph.D Candidate

School of Information Systems
Singapore Management University
80 Stamford Road
Singapore 178902

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Meiqun Hu is a Ph.D Candidate in School of Information Systems, Singapore Management University. Her research focuses on mining Web data in general. Her Ph.D dissertation is titled Predictive Modeling for Nagivating Social Media. She is advised by Professor Ee-Peng Lim and Assistant Professor Jing Jiang.

Meiqun received her Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore in June 2006.

Meiqun is a student member of ACM and ACL.

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Research Interest

Meiqun's primary research interest is in modeling the semantic, social and temporal structures in social media. Taking the collaborative social bookmarking system as an example, she studies topic modeling for social tag prediction and trend discovery, as well as user profiling for personalized tag recommendation.

Previously, Meiqun has also worked on modeling the interaction dynamics in Web communities. She studied information quality assessment for collaborative user-created content on Wikipedia, as well as the use of quality assessment in improving content search and recommendation.

An overview of her research and professional interests is given in this set of industry job talk


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Refereed Conferences

A Probabilistic Approach to Personalized Tag Recommendation
Meiqun Hu, Ee-Peng Lim and Jing Jiang
IEEE Second International Conference on Social Computing (SocialCom '10).
[ abstract ] [ paper ] [ slides ] [ bibtex ] [ acceptance rate : 13% ]
Predicting Outcome for Collaborative Featured Article Nomination in Wikipedia
Meiqun Hu, Ee-Peng Lim and Ramayya Krishnan
Third International AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media (ICWSM '09).
[ abstract ] [ paper ] [ slides ] [ bibtex ] [ acceptance rate : 15% ]
Measuring Article Quality in Wikipedia: Models and Evaluation
Meiqun Hu, Ee-Peng Lim, Aixin Sun, Hady W. Lauw and Ba-Quy Vuong
Sixteenth ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM '07).
[ abstract ] [ paper ] [ slides ] [ bibtex ] [ acceptance rate : 17% ]

Refereed Workshops

Using Social Annotations for Trend Discovery in Scientific Publications
Meiqun Hu, Ee-Peng Lim and Jing Jiang
Fifth Workshop on Human-Computer Interaction and Information Retrieval (HCIR '11).
[ abstract ] [ paper ] [ poster ] [ bibtex ]
On Improving Wikipedia Search using Article Quality
Meiqun Hu, Ee-Peng Lim, Aixin Sun, Hady W. Lauw and Ba-Quy Vuong
Ninth ACM International Workshop on Web Information and Data Management (WIDM '07).
[ abstract ] [ paper ] [ slides ] [ bibtex ] [ acceptance rate : 25% ]

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Name Meiqun is her given name. It is pronounced as /meichün/.
Home Town Meiqun was born in the city of Xi'an, Shaanxi, P.R.China. Before coming to Singapore to attend college, she has spent eighteen years in Xi'an, whose ancient civilization has cultivated her in many ways. She loves her home town.
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