Short Bio

I am a Ph.D student in computer science at University of Illinois at Chicago, advised by Prof. Philip S. Yu.



  • Mining Compatible/Incompatible Entities from Question and Answering via Yes/No Answer Classification using Distant Label Expansion
    arXiv preprint arXiv:1612.04499
    Hu Xu, Lei Shu, Jingyuan Zhang, Philip S. Yu
    [paper], [dataset], [bib]
  • CER: Complementary Entity Recognition via Knowledge Expansion on Large Unlabeled Product Reviews
    (Previous title: Sentence-level Extraction of Complementary Entities using Large Unlabeled Product Reviews )
    IEEE International Conference on Big Data 2016 (IEEE Bigdata 2016)
    Hu Xu, Sihong Xie, Lei Shu, Philip S. Yu
    [paper], [slides], [data], [bib]
  • Lifelong-RL: Lifelong Relaxation Labeling for Separating Entities and Aspects in Opinion Targets
    (Previous title: Separating entities and aspects in opinion targets using lifelong graph labeling )
    2016 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP-2016)
    Lei Shu, Bing Liu, Hu Xu, and Annice Kim
    [paper], [slides], [bib]


  • Planning Paths with Fewer Turns on Grid Maps
    AAAI Sixth Annual Symposium on Combinatorial Search
    Hu Xu, Lei Shu, May Huang
    [paper], [dataset], [bib]
  • High-speed and accurate laser scan matching using classified features
    IEEE International Symposium on Robotic and Sensors Environments (ROSE), 2013
    Lei Shu, Hu Xu, May Huang
    [paper coming soon], [bib]