Biography

Hang is currently a first-year PhD student at ielab in The University of Queensland, Australia, he works with Dr. Guido Zuccon and Dr. Bevan Koopman. He was granted the Bachelor of Science in Computer Science at the University of Minnesota Twin-Cities in United States in 2016.

He is now working on developing different machine learning approaches to improve the effectiveness in conversational search settings, broader research topics include conversational AI, multi-modal system, and natural language understanding (mainly within the conversational scenarios).

Publications are listed in this page along with corresponding github repos.

Interests

  • Information Retrieval
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Conversational Search
  • Machine Learning

Education

  • PhD in Computer Science, 2020

    The University of Queensland

  • BSc in Computer Science, 2012

    The University of Minnesota, Twin-Cities

Teaching

 
 
 
 
 

Teaching Assistant

The University of Queensland

Aug 2020 – Present INFS7410 - Information Retrieval and Web Search
 
 
 
 
 

Teaching Assistant

The University of Queensland

Feb 2020 – Jun 2020 INFS3202/7202 - Web Information System

Honors & Awards

SIGIR Student Travel Grant

Dean’s Commendation of Academic Excellence

Global Excellence Scholarship