Chenyan Xiong | Research | CV        


I am a Ph.D. student at Language Technologies Institute (LTI), Carnegie Mellon University. I came to LTI in 2012 fall as a master student in the Master in Language Technologies (MLT) program, and started in the Ph.D. program of LTI in 2014 fall.

Before coming to the US, I completed my undergraduate study at Wuhan University, China at 2009, and got a master degree at Institute of Software, Chinese Academic of Science, at 2012.

Brief Bio

Ph.D. candidate & Research Assistant

Supervisor: Jamie Callan

Language Technologies Institute

School of Compute Science

Carnegie Mellon University

Work Email: cx at cs dot cmu dot edu

Gmail: xiongchenyan at gmail dot com

Office: 5705 Gates Hillman Complex

Research Interests

My Research interests fall into the intersection of Information Retrieval, Information Extraction, and Machine Learning, centering at towards Information Retrieval. Specifically, my current goal is to utilize knowledge base to improve information retrieval and text understanding.

I have successfully proposed my dissertation topic “Knowledge base Text Representation for Information Retrieval”. My committee includes Jamie Callan, William Cohen, Tie-Yan Liu and Bruce Croft.

Please check my research page for my publications, academic activities and other things about my research.