Name:  MENG, Rui
Position:  Assistant Professor, Data Science

Academic & Professional Qualifications
  • Ph.D. in Computer Science & Engineering, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
  • B.Eng. in Software Engineering, Shandong University
Research Areas
  • Data Mining
  • Knowledge Graph
  • Crowdsourcing
  • Data Cleaning
Selected Publications
  • Hao Xin, Rui Meng, Lei Chen. “Subjective Knowledge Base Construction Powered By Crowdsourcing and Knowledge Base”. Proceedings of the 37th ACM SIGMOD International Conference on Management of Data (SIGMOD 2018), Houston, TX, USA, June. 2018.
  • Rui Meng, Yongxin Tong, Lei Chen, Chen Jason Zhang. “Knowledge Base Semantic Integration Using Crowdsourcing”. IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (TKDE), May. 2017.
  • Yongxin Tong, Jieying She, Rui Meng. “Bottleneck-Aware Arrangement for Event-based Social Networks: The Max-Min Approach”. World Wide Web Journal (WWWJ), Nov. 2016.
  • Rui Meng, Yongxin Tong, Lei Chen, Caleb Chen Cao. “CrowdTC: Crowdsourced Taxonomy Construction”. Proceedings of 15th International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM 2015), Atlantic City, NJ, USA, Nov. 2015.
  • Chen Jason Zhang, Rui Meng, Lei Chen, Feida Zhu. “CrowdLink: An Error-Tolerant Model for Linking Complex Records”. Proceedings of the Second International Workshop on Exploratory Search in Database and the Web (ExploreDB), May 2015.
Courses Taught at UIC
  • Database Management System
  • Introduction to Information Technology
  • Software Development Workshop I