Dr Wen Hua

Advanced Queensland Research Fellow

School of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering
Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology
w.hua@uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 52988

Overview

Dr. Wen Hua currently works as a Lecturer and an AQRF Fellow (Advance Queensland Research Fellow) at School of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering, the University of Queensland, Australia. From April 2016 to April 2017, she was appointed as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of Queensland. She received her doctoral and bachelor degrees in Computer Science from Renmin University of China in 2015 and 2010, respectively. From July 2013 to June 2015, she participated in a joint PhD program between RUC and UQ, under the supervision of Prof. Xiaofang Zhou. From May 2012 to July 2013, she worked as a Research Intern in Microsoft Research Asia (MSRA) and her mentor was Dr. Haixun Wang. Her current research interests include natural language processing, information retrieval and extraction, data mining especially text mining, social media analysis, and sensor data analytics. She has published actively as the main author in reputed journals and top international conferences including SIGMOD, PVLDB, ICDE, TKDE, VLDBJ, IJCAI, CIKM, WSDM, WWWJ, etc.

Qualifications

  • Doctor's Degree of Engineering, RUC

Publications

  • Zhang, Mengxuan, Li, Lei, Hua, Wen and Zhou, Xiaofang (2019). Batch processing of shortest path queries in road networks. In: Databases Theory and Applications - 30th Australasian Database Conference, ADC 2019, Proceedings. 30th Australasian Database Conference, ADC 2019, Sydney, NSW, (3-16). 29 January -1 February 2019. doi:10.1007/978-3-030-12079-5_1

  • Liu, Yu, Hua, Wen and Zhou, Xiaofang (2019). Extracting temporal patterns from large-scale text corpus. In: Databases Theory and Applications - 30th Australasian Database Conference, ADC 2019, Proceedings. 30th Australasian Database Conference, ADC 2019, Sydney, NSW, (17-30). 29 January -1 February 2019. doi:10.1007/978-3-030-12079-5_2

  • Li, Lei, Zheng, Kai, Wang, Sibo, Hua, Wen and Zhou, Xiaofang (2018) Go slow to go fast: minimal on-road time route scheduling with parking facilities using historical trajectory. VLDB Journal, 27 3: 321-345. doi:10.1007/s00778-018-0499-4

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Grants

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Supervision

  • Master Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Publications

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Zhang, Mengxuan, Li, Lei, Hua, Wen and Zhou, Xiaofang (2019). Batch processing of shortest path queries in road networks. In: Databases Theory and Applications - 30th Australasian Database Conference, ADC 2019, Proceedings. 30th Australasian Database Conference, ADC 2019, Sydney, NSW, (3-16). 29 January -1 February 2019. doi:10.1007/978-3-030-12079-5_1

  • Liu, Yu, Hua, Wen and Zhou, Xiaofang (2019). Extracting temporal patterns from large-scale text corpus. In: Databases Theory and Applications - 30th Australasian Database Conference, ADC 2019, Proceedings. 30th Australasian Database Conference, ADC 2019, Sydney, NSW, (17-30). 29 January -1 February 2019. doi:10.1007/978-3-030-12079-5_2

  • Zheng, Bolong, Su, Han, Hua, Wen, Zheng, Kai, Zhou, Xiaofang and Li, Guohui (2018). Efficient clue-based route search on road networks. In: Proceedings - IEEE 34th International Conference on Data Engineering, ICDE 2018. 34th IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE 2018), Paris, France, (1783-1784). 16-19 April 2018. doi:10.1109/ICDE.2018.00249

  • Ruan, Boyu, Hua, Wen, Zhang, Ruiyuan and Zhou, Xiaofang (2017). Decomposition-based approximation of time series data with max-error guarantees. In: Zi Huang, Xiaokui Xiao and Xin Cao, Databases Theory and Applications - 28th Australasian Database Conference, ADC 2017, Proceedings. 28th Australasian Database Conference, ADC 2017, Brisbane, QLD, (71-82). 25-28 September 2017. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-68155-9_6

  • Chen, Wei, Yin, Hongzhi, Wang, Weiqing, Zhao, Lei, Hua, Wen and Zhou, Xiaofang (2017). Exploiting spatio-temporal user behaviors for user linkage. In: Ee-Peng Lim and Marianne Winslett, CIKM 2017 - Proceedings of the 2017 ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management. 26th ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, CIKM 2017, Singapore, Singapore, (517-526). 06 - 10 November 2017. doi:10.1145/3132847.3132898

  • Su, Y., Zhang, X., Yu, P.S., Hua, W., Zhou, X. and Fang, B. (2017). Understanding information diffusion under interactions. In: Subbarao Kambhampati, Proceedings of the 25th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI 2016). 25th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI 2016), New York, USA, (3875-3881). 9–15 July, 2016.

  • Yi, Bingyu, Hua, Wen and Sadiq, Shazia (2016). A pattern-based framework for addressing data representational inconsistency. In: Muhammad Aamir Cheema, Wenjie Zhang and Lijun Chang, Databases Theory and Applications - 27th Australasian Database Conference, ADC 2016, Proceedings. 27th Australasian Database Conference on Databases Theory and Applications, ADC 2016, Sydney, NSW, Australia, (395-406). 28-29 September 2016. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-46922-5_31

  • Hua, Wen, Zheng, Kai and Zhou, Xiaofang (2015). Microblog entity linking with social temporal context. In: SIGMOD 2015 - Proceedings of the 2015 ACM SIGMOD International Conference on Management of Data. ACM SIGMOD International Conference on Management of Data, SIGMOD 2015, Melbourne VIC, Australia, (1761-1775). 31 May-4 June 2015. doi:10.1145/2723372.2751522

  • Hua, Wen, Wang, Zhongyuan, Wang, Haixun, Zheng, Kai and Zhou, Xiaofang (2015). Short text understanding through lexical-semantic analysis. In: 2015 IEEE 31st International Conference on Data Engineering, ICDE 2015. IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering, Seoul, South Korea, (495-506). 13-17 April 2015. doi:10.1109/ICDE.2015.7113309

  • Hua, Wen, Song, Yangqiu, Wang, Haixun and Zhou, Xiaofang (2013). Identifying users' topical tasks in web search. In: Proceedings of the Sixth ACM International Conference on Web Search and Data Mining, WSDM 2013. 6th ACM International Conference on Web Search and Data Mining, WSDM 2013, Rome, Italy, (93-102). 4 - 8 February 2013. doi:10.1145/2433396.2433410

  • Huynh, Dat T. and Hua, Wen (2012). Self-supervised learning approach for extracting citation information on the web. In: Quan Z. Sheng, Guoren Wang, Christian S. Jensen and Guandong Xu, 14th Asia-Pacific Web Conference, APWeb 2012 Proceedings. 14th Asia-Pacific Web Conference, APWeb 2012, Kunming, China, (719-726). 11-13 April 2012. doi:10.1007/978-3-642-29253-8_69

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Master Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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