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Yanli Cai
 
Software Design Engineer, Microsoft, Redmond,U.S.

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Biography

    Experiences

- Ph.D., Computer Science, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China.  

- Intern, Machine Learning Group, Microsoft Research Asia, Beijing, China

- Research Assistant, Department of Computing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, China

- Bachelor, Computer Science, Zhongshan (Sun Yat-sen) University, China.   

Yanli Cai is now a Software Design Engineer in Microsoft in Redmond, U.S. She got her Ph.D degree with Supervisor Minglu Li from the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University in Jan. 2009. She was an Intern in Machine Learning Group in Microsoft Research Asia from Jul. 2007 to May 2008. She was a Research Assistant with Dr. Wei Lou in the Department of Computing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University from Feb. 2006 to Jul. 2007. She got her B.S. degree in the Department of Computer Science, Zhongshan (Sun Yat-sen) University in 2003. 

Current Interests

      Machine learning, Natural Language Processing, Text Mining

Publications

      Book Chapters

  • Yanli Cai and Jian-Tao Sun, "Text Mining," Encyclopedia of Database Systems, Springer, 2009.
      Journal Papers
  • Yanli Cai, Wei Lou, Minglu Li and Xiang-Yang Li, "Energy Effecient Target-Oriented Scheduling in Directional Sensor Networks," IEEE Transactions on Computers, 2009
  • Yanli Cai, Minglu Li, Wei Shu and Min-You Wu, “ACOS: An Area-based Collaborative Sleeping Protocol for Wireless Sensor Networks,” Ad Hoc & Sensor Wireless Networks: An International Journal (AHSWN), vol. 3, no. 1, pp. 77-97, 2007.
      Conference Papers
  • Yanli Cai, Wei Lou, Minglu Li and Xiang-Yang Li, “Target-Oriented Scheduling in Directional Sensor Networks,” in Proceedings of the 26th Annual IEEE Conference on Computer Communications (IEEE INFOCOM 2007), Anchorage, Alaska, USA, May, 2007. [ppt]
  • Yanli Cai, Jian Cao, Minglu li, Lei Chen, “Portlet-based Portal Design for Grid Systems,” in Proceedings of  International Workshop on Collaborative Virtual Research Environments (CVRE 2006),(in conjunct with GCC 2006), Changsha, China, Oct., 2006.
  • Yanli Cai, Minglu Li and Min-You Wu, “An Area-Based Collaborative Sleeping Protocol for Wireless Sensor Networks,” in Proceedings of the Eighth Asia Pacific Web Conference (APWeb 2006), Harbin, China, Jan., 2006.
  • Yanli Cai, Minglu Li, Wei Shu and Min-You Wu, “ACOS: A Precise Energy-aware Coverage Control Protocol for Wireless Sensor Networks,” in Proceedings of the First International Conference on Mobile Ad-hoc and Sensor Networks (MSN 2005) , Wuhan, China, Dec. 2005.
Professional Activities
  • Reviewer for IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on Web Intelligence (WI 2008). 
  • Reviewer for IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC 2008).
  • Reviewer for IEEE Global Communications Conference (Globecom 2007).
  • Reviewer for the International Journal of Computers and Applications.
Awards

    Awards in Mathematical Contest in Modeling:

- "An Optimal Radiosurgical Treatment With Gamma Knife", Mathematical Contest in Modeling in USA, 2003, Honorable Mention. 
- "The Illumination Model of Automobile's Head Light Based on the Backtracking of Lights", China Undergraduate Mathematical Contest in Modeling, 2002, First Prize in Guangdong Province & Second Prize in China.

    Prizes in Computer Programming Contests:

         - Contest in Computer Programming in Sun Yat-sen University, 2002, Second Prize.

 

This page was created on January 28th, 2007 and was updated on Jan. 2nd, 2010