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We are proud of our alumni (listed below in reverse chronological order), who have grown with us and made significant contributions to our research group. Wishing them great success with their careers.

  • PhD (defended in Apr 2019)
  • Dissertation title: "Modeling Sequential and Basket-Oriented Associations for Top-K Recommendation"
  • Publications with the group: ECMLPKDD-16, IJCAI-17, IJCAI-18, IJCAI-19
  • Employment:
    • Since Aug'2019: Lecturer, VNU University of Engineering and Technology, Hanoi, Vietnam
  • PhD (defended in May 2018)
  • Dissertation title: "Entity Summarization of Reviews and Micro-Reviews"
  • Publications with the group: CIKM-13, WSDM-15, TKDE-15, DAMI-17
  • Award: 2015 SMU Presidential Doctoral Fellow
  • Internships:
    • Carnegie Mellon University
    • IBM Research, Dublin, Ireland
  • Employment:
    • Since Aug'2018: Research Scientist, A*STAR - Agency for Science, Technology and Research, Singapore
Dr. Do Ha Loc
  • PhD (defended in Jun 2017)
  • Dissertation title: "Mining Diverse Consumer Preferences for Bundling and Recommendation"
  • Publications with the group: WWW-14, PVLDB-15, TOIS-16
  • Internship: Carnegie Mellon University
  • Employment:
    • Since 2018: Algorithm Engineer, Alibaba, Hangzhou, China
    • 2017: Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Hong Kong
  • MPhil (defended in May 2017)
  • Dissertation title: "Community-Based Collaborative Learning for Personalized Recommendation"
  • Publications with the group: CIKM-14 (short), RecSys-16 (full), CIKM-17 (short)
  • Employment:
    • Since Sep'18: Data Scientist, Shopee, Singapore
    • Jul'17 -  Aug'18: Machine Learning Engineer, ReFUEL4, Singapore