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Jie Yang, Ph.D.

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Singapore University of Technology and Design, SingaporePh.D.08/2018Deep Learning for Natural Language Processing
Chinese Academy of Sciences, BeijingM.S.07/2014Microelectronics
Chongqing University, ChongqingB.S.07/2011Electronics
Chongqing University, ChongqingB.S.07/2011Physics
2018 - 2018
ISTD Best Dissertation Award
2018 - 2018
Best Paper Award in COLING
2018 - 2018
Best Demo Paper Award Nomination in ACL
2018 - 2018
Outstanding Reviewer in ACL
2018 - 2018
Outstanding Reviewer in COLING
2014 - 2018
President's Graduate Fellowship
2018 - 2018
Best Technical Solution Award at A.I. Impact Weekend
2018 - 2018
Top 3 Python GitHub developers in Singapore
Excellent Student Leader


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  1. Yue Zhang, Yile Wang, Jie Yang. Lattice LSTM for Chinese Sentence Representation. IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech and Language Processing. 2020. View Publication.
  2. Korach ZT, Yang J, Rossetti SC, Cato KD, Kang MJ, Knaplund C, Schnock KO, Garcia JP, Jia H, Schwartz JM, Zhou L. Mining clinical phrases from nursing notes to discover risk factors of patient deterioration. Int J Med Inform. 2020 03; 135:104053. PMID: 31884312.
  3. Jie Yang, Yue Zhang, Shuailong Liang. Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics (NAACL). Subword Encoding in Lattice LSTM for Chinese Word Segmentation. 2019.
  4. Hongming Wang, Jie Yang, Yue Zhang. From Gensis to Creole language: Transfer Learning for Singlish Universal Dependencies Parsing and POS Tagging. ACM Transactions on Asian and Low-Resource Language Information Processing. 2019.
  5. Jie Yang, Shuailong Liang, Yue Zhang. International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING). Design Challenges and Misconceptions in Neural Sequence Labeling. 2018.
  6. Yue Zhang*, Jie Yang*. Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL). Chinese NER Using Lattice LSTM. 2018.
  7. Jie Yang, Yue Zhang. Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL). NCRF++: An Open-source Neural Sequence Labeling Toolkit. 2018.
  8. Jie Yang, Yue Zhang, Linwei Li, Xingxuan Li. Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL). YEDDA: A Lightweight Collaborative Text Span Annotation Tool. 2018.
  9. Jie Yang, Yue Zhang, Fei Dong. Recent Advances In Natural Language Processing (RANLP). Neural Reranking for Named Entity Recognition. 2017.
  10. Fei Dong, Yue Zhang and Jie Yang. The SIGNLL Conference on Computational Natural Language Learning (CoNLL). Attention-based Recurrent Convolutional Neural Network for Automatic Essay Scoring. 2017.
  11. Jie Yang*, Yue Zhang*, Fei Dong. Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL). Neural Word Segmentation with Rich Pretraining. 2017.
  12. Hongmin Wang, Yue Zhang, Leonard Chan, Jie Yang and Hai Leong Chieu. Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL). Universal Dependencies Parsing for Colloquial Singaporean English. 2017.
  13. Meishan Zhang, Jie Yang, Zhiyang Teng, Yue Zhang. Language Resources and Evaluation Conference (LREC). LibN3L: A Lightweight Package for Neural NLP. 2016.
  14. Jie Yang, Zhiyang Teng, Meishan Zhang, and Yue Zhang. International Conference on Intelligent Text Processing and Computational Linguistics (CICLing). Combining Discrete and Neural Features for Sequence Labeling. 2016.
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