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Wei Zhang, Zhang Wei, fall 2004 Wei Zhang, PhD Zhang Wei in Chinese

Department of Computer Science
University of Illinois at Chicago

Contact Information:
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I was a PhD student at the Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Chicago. I entered the PhD program in fall 2002. My advisor was Professor Clement Yu. I received my Ph.D. degree in summer 2008. I joined Microsoft Live Search in August 2008. Here is my curriculum vitae (text version).
  • Summer 2008, Ph.D. in Computer Science, University of Illinois at Chicago.
  • June 2002, M.S. in Computer Science, Xi'an Jiaotong University, Xi'an, China.
  • June 1999, B.S. in Computer Science, Xi'an Jiaotong University, Xi'an, China.
Research and Publications
  • My research interests include Opinion Retrieval, Opinion Classification, Information Extraction, Information Retrieval and Text Classification. My research projects and publications.
Other Experience
  • Helped design the course projects for CS580 "Query Processing in Database Systems" and CS582 "Information Retrieval".
  • Teaching Assistant, CS102 Introduction to Programming, fall 2002.
  • Generated supplemental information for the Author-ity project, by matching publication records between PUBMED and online publishers.
  • Mentained the WETLAB (an open source electronic lab notebook software).
Courses Taken
  • CS411 Artificial Intelligence I.
  • CS421 Natural Language Processing.
  • CS440 Introduction to Software Engineering.
  • CS514 Expert Systems.
  • CS580 Query Processing in Database Systems.
  • CS581 Database Management Systems.
  • CS582 Information Retrieval.
  • CS594 Special Topics: Data Mining and Text Mining.
  • CS594 Special Topics: Seminar on Statistical Natural Language Processing.
  • STAT401 Introduction to Probability
  • STAT411 Statistical Theory
  • STAT486 Statistical Consulting