Yueguo Chen

Associate Professor, PhD Supervisor
School of Information, Renmin University of China
Office: Information Building 500

Email: chenyueguo@ruc.edu.cn
Phone: 010-62511554
Mail: School of Information, Zhongguancun Street 59#, Beijing, 100872


2004-2009 Doctor of Philosophy, 
National University of Singapore, Singapore

2001-2004 Master of Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
1997-2001 Bachelor of Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China


2012-now Associate Professor, Renmin University of China

2017 Senior Visting Scientist, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
2010, 2014 Visiting Young Faculty, Microsoft Research Asia
2009-2012 Assistant Professor, Renmin University of China
2007-2009 Research Assistant, National University of Singapore

Research Interest

Interactive analysis systems of big data
Semantic search


Introduction to data science

Project Grants since 2015

Research work has been supported by Microsoft, Baidu, Huawei, Tencent, InfoSys, etc.
--Natural Science Foundation of China - Guangdong big data scientific center project: Key Techniques on Behavioral Knowledge Graphs Generated from Government Big Data, 2018-2021
--Sub-project of national key R & D plan: Development of benchmarking tools for high-end manufacturing big data management system, 2016-2019
--Open Issues for State Key Laboratory of Computer Architecture: Benchmarking for Operational Business Intelligence Systems, 2016-2017
--Guangdong Basic Research Program of China: Operational Intelligence System for Big Data, 2015-2018
--Natural Science Foundation of China: Exploratory Search for Massive RDF data, 2015-2018

Selected Publications

Selected Publications (in English since 2014)

--Denghao Ma, Yueguo Chen, Kevin C.C. Chang, Xiaoyong Du: Leveraging Fine-Grained Wikipedia Categories for Entity Search. Accepted by WWW 2018.
--Haoqiong Bian, Youxian Tao, Guodong Jin, Yueguo Chen, Xiongpai Qin, Xiaoyong Du: Rainbow: Adaptive Layout Optimization for Wide Tables. Demo accepted by ICDE 2018.
--Zhaoan Dong, Jiaheng Lu, Tok Wang Ling, Ju Fan, Yueguo Chen: Using hybrid algorithmic-crowdsourcing methods for academic knowledge acquisition. Cluster Computing 20(4): 3629-3641 (2017)
--Xiongpai Qin, Yueguo Chen, Jun Chen, Shuai Li, Jiesi Liu, Huijie Zhang: The Performance of SQL-on-Hadoop Systems - An Experimental Study. BigData Congress 2017: 464-471
--Xiangling Zhang, Yueguo Chen, Jun Chen, Xiaoyong Du, Ke Wang, Ji-rong Wen: Entity Set Expansion via Knowledge Graphs. SIGIR 2017: 1101-1104
--Haoqiong Bian, Ying Yan, Wenbo Tao, Liang Jeff Chen, Yueguo Chen, Xiaoyong Du, Thomas Moscibroda:
Wide Table Layout Optimization based on Column Ordering and Duplication. SIGMOD Conference 2017: 299-314
--Denghao Ma, Yueguo Chen, Jun Chen, Xiaoyong Du, Xiangliang Zhang. ESearch: Incorporating Text Corpus and Structured Knowledge for Open Domain Entity Search. WWW (Companion Volume) 2017: 253-256
--Jun Chen, Giulio Jacucci, Yueguo Chen, Tuukka Ruotsalo: SEED: Entity Oriented Information Search and Exploration. IUI Companion 2017: 137-140
--Jun Chen, Yueguo Chen, Xiaoyong Du, Xiangling Zhang, Xuan Zhou:
SEED: A system for entity exploration and debugging in large-scale knowledge graphs. ICDE 2016: 1350-1353
--Yu Sun, Jianzhong Qi, Rui Zhang, Yueguo Chen, Xiaoyong Du:
MapReduce based location selection algorithm for utility maximization with capacity constraints. Computing 97(4): 403-423 (2015)
--Chen Liu, Dongxiang Zhang, Yueguo Chen*:
Personalized Knowledge Visualization in Twitter. ER 2015: 409-423
--Yueguo Chen, Lexi Gao, Shuming Shi, Xiaoyong Du, Ji-Rong Wen:
Improving Context and Category Matching for Entity Search. AAAI 2014: 16-22
--Yueguo Chen, Xiongpai Qin, Haoqiong Bian, Jun Chen, Zhaoan Dong, Xiaoyong Du, Yanjie Gao, Dehai Liu, Jiaheng Lu, Huijie Zhang:
A Study of SQL-on-Hadoop Systems. BPOE@ASPLOS/VLDB 2014: 154-166


Co-Chairs: WAIM 2014 workshop, NDBC 2016 demo

Contest organizer:
Sougo-NDBC knowledge extraction contest 2014-2016
The entity linking contest of WISE 2013
The contest of big data for Chinese youths 2015

Associated Editors: Frontiers of Computer Science

PC Members: VLDB, ICDE, WWW, CIKM, etc.

Reviewers: VLDBJ, TKDE, TKDD, TPDS, etc