I am an Associate professor at the University of Michigan School of Information and the College of Engineering. My research interest includes big data ananlytics on text, network, and user behaviors.
I have a broad interest in real world problems related to text information management. My research focuses on Information Retrieval and Text Mining, with applications in web, social media, scientific literature, bioinformatics, and health informatics. I also have a strong interest in Machine Learning, Data Mining, Natural Language Processing, and Social Networks.
Zhao, Zhe, Paul Resnick, and Qiaozhu Mei. "Enquiring Minds: Early Detection of Rumors in Social Media from Enquiry Posts." In Proceedings of the 24th International Conference on World Wide Web (WWW'15), pp. 1395-1405, 2015.
Tang, Jian, Meng Qu, Mingzhe Wang, Ming Zhang, Jun Yan, and Qiaozhu Mei. "LINE: Large-scale Information Network Embedding." In Proceedings of the 24th International Conference on World Wide Web, pp. 1067-1077, 2015.
Vydiswaran, VG Vinod, Yang Liu, Q. Mei, K. Zheng, and D. Hanauer. "User-created groups in health forums: What makes them special." In Proc Conf Weblogs and Social Media (ICWSM) Assoc Adv Artif Intell, pp. 515-24. 2014.
Tang, Jian, Zhaoshi Meng, Xuanlong Nguyen, Qiaozhu Mei, and Ming Zhang. "Understanding the limiting factors of topic modeling via posterior contraction analysis." In Proceedings of The 31st International Conference on Machine Learning, pp. 190-198. 2014.
Lei Yang, Tao Sun, Ming Zhang, Qiaozhu Mei. "We Know What @You #Tag: Does the Dual Role Affect Hashtag Adoption?" In Proceedings of the 21st International World Wide Web Conference (WWW'12), pp. 261-270, 2015.