Qingyao Wu

Qingyao Wu (吴庆耀)


Vice Dean of School of Software Engineering, South China University of Technology

E-mail: qyw{at}scut.edu.cn; wuqingyao.china{at}gmail.com

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I am currently the vice dean and Professor with the School of Software Engineering, South China University of Technology, China. I received the B.S. degree in software engineering from the South China University of Technology, and the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in computer science from the Harbin Institute of Technology, China, in 2007, 2009, and 2013, respectively. I was a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow with the School of Computer Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, from 2014 to 2015.

Research Interests

I have wide research interests, including the following research topics: Transfer Learning, Integrating Vision to Language, Knowledge Graph mining, Multi-label Learning, Online Learning, Ensemble Learning, Weak Supervised Learning, Semi-supervised Learning.

Journal publications:


 31.  Xiaojun Chen, Renjie Chen, Qingyao Wu*, Yixiang Fang, Feiping Nie, Zhexue Huang, "LABIN: Balanced Min Cut for Large-scale Data", IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems (TNNLS), to appear in TNNLS

30.  Hanrui Wu, Yuguang Yan, Michael Ng, Huaqing Min, Qingyao Wu*, "Online Heterogeneous Transfer Learning by Knowledge Transition", ACM Transactions on Intelligent Systems and Technology, to appear in TIST

29.     Yuguang Yan, Qingyao Wu*, Mingkui Tan*, Michael Ng, Huaqing Min, Ivor Tsang, "Online Heterogeneous Transfer by Hedge Ensemble of Offline and Online Decisions", IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems (TNNLS), 29(7), pp. 3252-3263, Jul 2018 (IF:7.982)

28.     Qingyao Wu, Hanrui Wu, Xiaoming Zhou, Mingkui Tan, Yonghui Xu, Yuguang Yan, Tianyong Hao, "Online Transfer Learning with Multiple Homogeneous or Heterogeneous Sources", IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (TKDE), 29(7), pp.1494-1507, Jul 2017 (IF:2.775)

27.     Qingyao Wu, Mingkui Tan, Hengjie Song, Jian Chen, Michael K. Ng. "ML-Forest: A Multi-label Tree Ensemble Method for Multi-Label Classification", IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (TKDE), 28(10), Oct 2016 (IF:2.067) (IF:2.775)

26.     Qingyao Wu*, Yunming Ye, Haijun Zhang, Tommy W.S.Chow, and Shen-Shyang Ho. "ML-TREE: A Tree-Structure Based Approach to Multi-Label Learning", IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems (TNNLS), 26(3): 430-443, Mar 2015 (IF:6.108) (IF:7.982)

25.     Qingyao Wu, Michael Ng, and Yunming Ye. "Co-Transfer Learning Using Coupled Markov Chains with Restart", IEEE Intelligent Systems, 29(4), pp.26-33, 2014 (IF:2.596)

24.     Qingyao Wu, Yunming Ye, Yang Liu, and Michael K. Ng. "SNP Selection and Classification of Genome-wide SNP Data Using Stratified Sampling Random Forests", IEEE Transactions on Nanobioscience, 11(3), 216-227, 2012 (IF:2.158)

23.     Xiaojun Chen, Joshua Z. Huang, Qingyao Wu*, Min Yang "Subspace Weighting Co-Clustering of Gene Expression Data", IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics (TCBB), DOI: 10.1109/TCBB.2017.2705686 (IF: 2.428)

22.     Xutao Li, Michael K. Ng, Gao Cong, Yunming Ye, and Qingyao Wu, "MR-NTD: Manifold Regularization Nonnegative Tucker Decomposition for Tensor Data Dimension Reduction and Representation", IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems (TNNLS), 28(8), 1787-1800, 2017 (IF: 7.982)

21.        Yonghui Xu, Sinno Pan, Hui Xiong, Qingyao Wu, Yonghua Luo, Huaqing Min, Henjie Song, "A Unified Framework for Metric Transfer Learning", IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (TKDE), 29(6),1158-1171, 2017 JUNE (IF:2.775)

20.  Qingyao Wu, Michael Ng, Yunming Ye, Xutao Li, and Yan Li. "Multi-Label Collective Classification via Markov Chain Based Learning Method", Knowledge-Based Systems, 63: 1-14, 2014 (IF: 4.396)

19.  Qingyao Wu*, Yunming Ye, Haijun Zhang, Michael Ng, Xutao Li, Shen-Shyang Ho. "ForesTexter: An Efficient Random Forest Algorithm for Imbalanced Text Categorization", Knowledge-Based Systems, 67: 105-116, 2014 (IF:4.396)

18.  Qingyao Wu, Mingkui Tan, Xutao Li, Huaqing Min, Ning Sun*, "NMFE-SSCC: Non-negative matrix factorization ensemble for semi-supervised collective classification", Knowledge-Based Systems, 89 (2015): 160-172. (IF: 4.396)

17.  Qingyao Wu, Xiaoming Zhou, Yuguang Yan, Hanrui Wu, Huaqing Min, "Online Transfer Learning by Leveraging Multiple Source Domains" Knowledge and Information Systems, 52(3), pp 687-707, Sep 2017 (IF: 2.247)

16.  Qingyao Wu, Michael Ng, and Yunming Ye. "Markov-MIML: A Markov Chain Based Multi-Instance Multi-Label Learning Algorithm", Knowledge and Information Systems, 37(1): 83-104, 2013 (IF:2.247)

15.  Yonghui Xu, Huaqing Min, Qingyao Wu*, Henjie Song, "Multi-Instance Metric Transfer Learning for Genome-Wide Protein Function Prediction", Scientific Reports, 7:41831, Feb 2017 (IF: 4.122)

14.  Qingyao Wu, Yunming Ye, Shen-Shyang Ho and Shuigeng Zhou. "Semi-Supervised Multi-label Collective Classification Ensemble for Functional Genomics", BMC Genomics, 15 (Suppl 9):S17, 2014 (IF:3.730)

13.  Xutao Li, Yunming Ye, Michael Ng and Qingyao Wu*. "MultiFacTV: Module Detection from Higher-order Time Series Biological Data", BMC Genomics, 14(S4), 2013 (IF: 3.730)

12.  Qingyao Wu, Zhenyu Wang, Chunshan Li, Yunming Ye, Yueping Li, and Ning Sun. "Protein functional properties prediction in sparsely-label PPI networks through Regularized non-negative matrix factorization", BMC Systems Biology, 9 (Suppl 1):S9, 2015 (IF:2.050)

11.  Qingyao Wu, Yunming Ye, Michael Ng, Shen-Shyang Ho and Ruichao Shi. "Collective prediction of protein functions from protein-protein interaction networks", BMC Bioinformatics, 15(S9), no. Suppl 2, 2014 (IF:2.213)

10.    Renjie Chen, Ning Sun, Xiaojun Chen, Min Yang and Qingyao Wu*, "Supervised Feature Selection With a Stratified Feature Weighting Method", IEEE Access, 6 (2018): 15087-15098 (IF:3.557)

9.  Qingyao Wu, Jian Chen, Shen-Shyang Ho, Xutao Li, Huaqing Min, Chao Han, "Multi-Label Regularized Generative Model for Semi-Supervised Collective Classification in Large-Scale Networks", Big Data Research, 2 (4), 187-201, 2015

8.  Chao Han, Yunkun Tan, Jinhui Zhu, Yong Guo, Jian Chen, Qingyao Wu*, "Online feature selection of Class Imbalance via PA algorithm" Journal of Computer Science and Technology (JCST), 31(4): 673-682, 2016 (IF: 0.878)

7.  Chao Han, Jian Chen, Qingyao Wu*, Shuai Mu, Huaqing Min, "Sparse Markov Chain based Semi-Supervised Multi-Instance Multi-Label Method for Protein Function Prediction", Journal of Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (JBCB), 13(05), 2015. (IF: 0.991)

6.  Yonghui Xu, Huaqing Min, Hengjie Song and Qingyao Wu*, " Multi-Instance Multi-Label Distance Metric Learning for Genome-Wide Protein Function Prediction", Computational Biology and Chemistry, 11(5):891-902, Aug 2016 (IF: 1.412)

5.  Yunming Ye, Qingyao Wu, Joshua Zhexue Huang, Michael K. Ng and Xutao Li. "Stratified Sampling for Feature Subspace Selection in Random Forest for High Dimensional Data", Pattern Recognition (PR), 46(3): 769-787, 2013 (IF:3.962)

4.  Michael K. Ng, Qingyao Wu, Chenyang Shen, "A fast Markov chain based algorithm for MIML learning", Neurocomputing, 216 (5), 763-777, 2016  (IF:3.241)

3.  Yunming Ye, Qingyao Wu, K.P.Chow, Lucas C.K. Hui, and S.M. Yiu. "Unknown Chinese Word Extraction based on Variety of Overlapping Strings", Information Processing and Management (IPM), 49(2): 497-512, 2013 (IF:3.444)

2.    Tianyong Hao, Wenxiu Xie, Qingyao Wu, Heng Weng, Yingying Qu. Leveraging Question Target Word Features through Semantic Relation Expansion for Answer Type Classification. Knowledge-Based Systems. 133(1), pp.43-52, 2017 (IF: 4.396)

1.  Thanh-Tung Nguyen, Joshua Z. Huang, Qingyao Wu, Thuy T. Nguyen and Mark J. Li. "Genome-wide association data classification and SNPs selection using two-stage quality-based Random ForestsBMC Genomics, 16(Suppl 2):S5, 2015  (IF: 3.730)

Conference publications:

21.        Yuyuang Yan, Mingkui Tan, Yanwu Xu, Jiezhang Cao, Michael Ng, Huaqing Min, and Qingyao Wu*, "Oversampling for Imbalanced Data via Optimal Transport", In Proc. of The 33rd Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-19), 2019

20.        Zhuangwei Zhuang, Mingkui Tan, Bohan Zhuang, Jing Liu, Yong Guo, Qingyao Wu, Junzhou Huang, Jinhui Zhu "Discrimination-aware Channel Pruning for Deep Neural Networks", In Proc. of The 32nd Annual Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS), 2018

19.        Junhong Huang, Mingkui Tan, Yuguang Yan, Chunmei Qing, Qingyao Wu, Zhuliang Yu, Dong Xu "Cartoon-to-Photo Facial Translation with Generative Adversarial Networks", In Proc. of The 10th Asian Conference on Machine Learning (ACML), 2018

18.        Jiezhang Cao#, Yong Guo#, Qingyao Wu#, Chunhua Shen, Mingkui Tan*, "Adversarial Learning with Local Coordinate Coding", In Proc. of The 35th International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML 2018), 2018

17.        Yifan Zhang, Peilin Zhao, Jiezhang Cao, Wenye Ma, Junzhou Huang, Qingyao Wu*, Mingkui Tan* "Online Adaptive Asymmetric Active Learning for Budgeted Imbalanced Data", In Proc. of The 24th ACM SIGKDD International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD-2018), 2768-2777, 2018

16.        Yuguang Yan, Wen Li, Hanrui Wu, Huaqing Min, Mingkui Tan*, Qingyao Wu*, "Semi-Supervised Optimal Transport for Heterogeneous Domain Adaptation", In Proc. of The 27th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI-2018), 2969-2975, 2018

15.        Chaorui Deng, Qi Wu, Qingyao Wu*, Fuyuan Hu, Fan Lyu, Mingkui Tan*, "Visual Grounding via Accumulated Attention", In Proc. of The 31st IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR-2018), 2018

14.        Yong Guo#, Qingyao Wu#, Jian Chen, Mingkui Tan, "Double Forward Propagation for Memorized Batch Normalization", In Proc. of The 34th Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-18), 2018

13.        Renjie Chen, Xiaojun Chen, Guowen Yuan, Wenya Sun and Qingyao Wu, "A Stratified Feature Ranking Method for Supervised Feature Selection", In Proc. of The 34th Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-18), 2018 (Student Abstract Paper)

12.    Jiezhang Cao#, Qingyao Wu#, Yuguang Yan, Li Wang, Mingkui Tan, "On the Flatness of Loss Surface for Two-layered ReLU Networks", In Proc. of The 9th Asian Conference on Machine Learning (ACML-17), 545-560, 2017

10.  Chao Han#, Qingyao Wu#, Jiezhang Cao, Michael K. Ng, Mingkui Tan, Jian Chen, "Tensor based Relations Ranking and Collective Classification for Multi-relational Data", In Proc. of The IEEE Conference on Data Mining (ICDM 2017), 2017 (# co-first authors)

9.  Xiaojun Chen, Guowen Yuan, JianZhe Zhang, Joshua Zhexue Huang, Qingyao Wu, A Self-Balanced Min-Cut Algorithm for Image Clustering, In Proc. of The 21st IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV 2017), 2017

8.  Yuguang Yan, Qingyao Wu*, Mingkui Tan, Huaqing Min, "Online Heterogeneous Transfer Learning by Weighted Offline and Online Classifiers",  In Proc. of The ECCV-2016 workshop on TASK Transferring and Adapting Source Knowledge in Computer Vision, 2016 (Honorable Mention Paper Award)

7.  Feng Wu, Qiong Liu*, Tianyong Hao, Xiaojun Chen, and Qingyao Wu*, "Online Multi-Instance Multi-Label Learning for Protein Function Prediction",  In Proc. of The IEEE BIBM-2016, 780-785, 2016 Dec

6.  Yongxin Liao, Shenxi Yuan, Jian Chen, Qingyao Wu* and Bin Li, "Joint Classification with Heterogeneous labels using random walk with dynamic label propagation", V9651, pp 3-13,  In Proc. of The PAKDD-2016, 2016 April

5.  Ruichao Shi, Qingyao Wu*, Yunming Ye, and Shen-Shyang Ho. "A Generative Model with Network Regularization for Semi-Supervised Collective Classification",  In Proc. of The SDM-2014

4.  Michael Ng, Qingyao Wu and Yunming Ye. "Co-Transfer Learning via Joint Transition Probability Graph Based Method".  In Proc. of The SIGKDD-2012 Workshop on CDKD, pp.1-9, 2012 (Selected Best Paper to IEEE IS Special Issue)

3.  Qingyao Wu, Yunming Ye, Xiaofeng Zhang and Shen-Shyang Ho. "Cluster Tree based Multi-Label Classification for Protein Function Prediction".  In Proc. of The IEEE BIBM-2013,

2.  Qingyao Wu, Yunming Ye, Yang Liu, and Michael Ng. "Stratified Random Forest for Genome-wide Association Study",  In Proc. of The IEEE BIBM-2012, pp.10-15, 2011

1.  Xutao Li, Yunming Ye, Qingyao Wu and Michael Ng. "MultiFacTV: Finding Modules from Higher-order Gene Expression Profiles with Time Dimension",  In Proc. of The IEEE BIBM-2012, pp. 53-58, 2012