Jing TANG (唐靖)
Research Assistant Professor

Department of Industrial Systems Engineering and Management
Faculty of Engineering
National University of Singapore
1 Engineering Drive 2, Singapore 117576
Office: E2-04-03E

About Me

Jing Tang is currently a Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Industrial Systems Engineering and Management at National University of Singapore (NUS). He received his Ph.D. degree from the Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in 2017 (supervised by Professor Xueyan Tang and Professor Junsong Yuan), and his B.Eng. degree from the University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) in 2012, both majored in Computer Science. He has worked as a Research Fellow at Nanyang Technological University (NTU) from 2017 to 2018 and a Research Assistant at National University of Singapore (NUS) from 2012 to 2013, respectively.

Research Interests

  • Big Data Management and Analytics
  • Online Social Networks
  • Viral Marketing
  • Distributed Systems
  • Network Economics

Publications

  1. Kai Han, Keke Huang, Xiaokui Xiao, Jing Tang, Aixin Sun, Xueyan Tang.
    Efficient Algorithms for Adaptive Influence Maximization.
    Proceedings of the VLDB Endowment (PVLDB), to appear, 2018.
  2. Jing Tang, Xueyan Tang, Xiaokui Xiao, Junsong Yuan.
    Online Processing Algorithms for Influence Maximization.
    Proceedings of the ACM SIGMOD International Conference on Management of Data (SIGMOD), to appear, 2018.
    [Pdf] [Code]
  3. Jing Tang, Xueyan Tang, Junsong Yuan.
    Towards Profit Maximization for Online Social Network Providers.
    Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM), pp. 1178-1186, 2018.
    [Pdf] [Full Version] [Acceptance Rate: 19.2% (309 out of 1606)]
  4. Jing Tang, Xueyan Tang, Junsong Yuan.
    Profit Maximization for Viral Marketing in Online Social Networks: Algorithms and Analysis.
    IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (TKDE), vol. 30, no. 6, pp. 1095-1108, 2018.
    [Pdf] [Code]
  5. Jing Tang, Xueyan Tang, Junsong Yuan.
    Traffic-Optimized Data Placement for Social Media.
    IEEE Transactions on Multimedia (TMM), vol. 20, no. 4, pp. 1008-1023, 2018.
    [Pdf]
  6. Jing Tang, Xueyan Tang, Junsong Yuan.
    An Efficient and Effective Hop-Based Approach for Influence Maximization in Social Networks.
    Social Network Analysis and Mining (SNAM) journal, vol. 8, no. 10, 2018.
    [Pdf] [Code]
  7. Jing Tang, Xueyan Tang, Junsong Yuan.
    Influence Maximization Meets Efficiency and Effectiveness: A Hop-Based Approach.
    Proceedings of the IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining (ASONAM), pp. 64-71, 2017.
    [Pdf] [Full Version] [Code] [Acceptance Rate: 17.2% (33 out of 192)]
  8. Jing Tang, Xueyan Tang, Junsong Yuan.
    Profit Maximization for Viral Marketing in Online Social Networks.
    Proceedings of the 24th IEEE International Conference on Network Protocols (ICNP), pp. 1-10, 2016.
    [Pdf] [Code] [Acceptance Rate: 20.0% (46 out of 229)]
  9. Jing Tang, Xueyan Tang, Junsong Yuan.
    Optimizing Inter-Server Communication for Online Social Networks.
    Proceedings of the 35th IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS), pp. 215-224, 2015.
    [Pdf] [Acceptance Rate: 12.9% (70 out of 543)]
  10. Jing Tang, Richard T. B. Ma.
    Regulating Monopolistic ISPs without Neutrality.
    Proceedings of the 22nd IEEE International Conference on Network Protocols (ICNP), pp. 374-384, 2014.
    [Pdf] [Acceptance Rate: 20.0% (32 out of 160), Best Paper Award (1 out of 32)]

Awards

  • Best Paper Award: The 22nd IEEE International Conference on Network Protocols (ICNP), 2014
  • NTU Research Scholarship, 2013-2017
  • Outstanding Graduate Scholarship: University of Science and Technology of China (USTC), 2012
  • Outstanding Student Scholarship (USTC): Grade One (1 time), Grade Three (3 times), 2008-2011
  • First Prize: China National Mathematical Olympiad in Senior (got admission to USTC), 2007

Work Experiences

  • Research Assistant Professor at National University of Singapore (NUS), 2017 to date
  • Research Fellow at Nanyang Technological University (NTU), 2017-2018
  • Technical Manager at Massif Studio, Singapore, 2016-2017
    • Architect and develop e-commerce platform (Web, iOS and Android).
  • Technical Manager at iBeautyGuru, Singapore, 2015-2016
    • Architect and develop manicure platform (Web, iOS and Android).
  • Research Assistant at National University of Singapore (NUS), 2012-2013

Professional Activities

  • Reviewer for Springer World Wide Web Journal, IEEE INFOCOM 2016, 2017, 2018, IEEE GLOBECOM 2015
  • Volunteer for IEEE CloudCom 2014, Singapore