Chaoqi Yang

Master of Science
Graduate Research Assistant
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

chaoqiy2 [at]
never_say_never [at]
(+86) 158-2118-8556

I am an MSCS student in the Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC). Before that, I received my B.E. from School of Cyber Security, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU), China, and won the title Outstanding Graduates of Shanghai.

My advisor is Professor Tarek F. Abdelzaher, We plan to model, analyze, and simulate social media information propagation and how it both affects and is affected by people's beliefs.

Recent Highlights:

  •  [Aug. 2018]  Win CCF Outstanding Undergradate Award.
  •  [Jul. 2019]  I receive my Bachelor's Degree from SJTU.
  •  [Apr. 2019]  Win "Outstanding Graduates of Shanghai".
  •  [Dec. 2018]  Win Top-10 Merit Student Award.
  •  [Nov. 2018]  Join in Tencent for 6 months.

Recent Papers:

  • Adversarial Training Model Unifying Feature Driven and Point Process Perspectives for Event Popularity Prediction. Qitian Wu, Chaoqi Yang, Hengrui Zhang, Xiaofeng Gao, Paul Weng, Guihai Chen
    [pdf], CIKM 2018. long paper.