About Me

I am Lichao Sun (Chinese: 孙力超), a second-year PhD student at University of Illinois at Chicago. Prior to that, I got my M.S. and B.S. degree from University of Nebraska Linoln. I am currently in BDSC lab and advised by Prof. Philip S. Yu. I am also closely work with Prof. Wei Chen, and have good connections with Prof. Jason, Witty, Qiben. My research interests include big data, machine learning, security, social network analysis, etc.

Contact Details

lsun29@uic.edu

Education

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University of Illinois at Chicago

PhD in Computer Science Aug 2016 - Present

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University of Nebraska - Lincoln

M.S/B.S. in Computer Science/Mathematics Aug 2010 - Aug 2016

Experience

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Data Mining Intern

Linkedin May 2018 - Aug 2018

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Research Intern

Microsoft Research Asia May 2017 - Aug 2017

Publication

Joint Embedding of Meta-Path and Meta-Graph for Heterogeneous Information Networks

Lichao Sun, Lifang He*, Zhipeng Huang, Bokai Cao, Congying Xia, Xiaokai Wei and Philip S. Yu
IEEE International Conference on Big Knowledge (ICBK), Singapore, SGP, Nov. 17-18, 2018 (* corresponding author)
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Multi-Round Influence Maximization (Oral)

Lichao Sun, Weiran Huang, Philip S. Yu, and Wei Chen*
ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD), London, UK, August 19-23, 2018 (* corresponding author)
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Deep Learning Towards Mobile Applications

Wang Ji, Bokai Cao, Philip S. Yu, Lichao Sun, Weidong Bao and Xiaomin Zhu
IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS), Vienna, Austria, July 2–5, 2018
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Significant Permission Identification for Machine Learning Based Android Malware Detection

Jin Li*, Lichao Sun*, Qiben Yan, Zhiqiang Li, Witawas Srisa-an and Heng Ye
IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics 2018 (TII) (* equal contribution)
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Contaminant Removal for Android Malware Detection Systems (Full)

Lichao Sun, Xiaokai Wei, Jiawei Zhang, Lifang He, Philip S. Yu and Witawas Srisa-an
IEEE International Conference on Big Data (BigData), Boston, MA, USA, Dec. 2017
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Coupled Sparse Matrix Factorization for Response Time Prediction in Logistics Services

Yuqi Wang, Jiannong Cao, Lifang He, Li Wengen, Lichao Sun and Philip S. Yu
International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM), Singapore, Nov. 2017
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Sequential Keystroke Behavioral Biometrics for Mobile User Identification via Multi-view Deep Learning

Lichao Sun, Yuqi Wang, Bokai Cao, Philip S. Yu, Witawas Srisa-an and Alex D Leow
The European Conference on Machine Learning and Principles and Practice of Knowledge Discovery in Databases (ECML-PKDD), Skopje, Macedonia, Sep. 2017
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SigPID: Significant Permission Identification for Android Malware Detection

Lichao Sun, Zhiqiang Li, Qiben Yan, Witawas Srisa-an and Yu Pan
TInternational Conference on Malicious and Unwanted Software (MALWARE), Skopje, Macedonia, Sep. 2016
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DroidClassifier: Efficient Adaptive Mining of Application-Layer Header for Classifying Android Malware

Zhiqiang Li, Lichao Sun, Qiben Yan, Witawas Srisa-an and Zhenxiang Chen
International Conference on Security and Privacy in Communication Networks (SecureComm), Guangzhou, China, Oct. 2016
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