I'm a Ph.D. student at Georgetown University. My research interests lie at the intersection of natural language processing and machine learning, especially in computational semantics and dialogue system. My advisors are Prof. Grace Hui Yang and Prof. Nathan Schneider.

Publications

2019
Modeling Long-Range Context for Concurrent Dialogue Acts Recognition
Yue Yu, Siyao Peng and Grace Hui Yang. CIKM 2019.   [ paper | bib ]
                      @InProceedings{yu2019cda:2019:CIKM,
                    	author = {Yue Yu and Siyao Peng and Grace Hui Yang},
                    	title = {Modeling Long-Range Context for Concurrent Dialogue Acts Recognition},
                    	booktitle={Proceedings of the 28th ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2019)},
                    	year = {2019},
                    	address = {Beijing, China} }
                      
GumDrop: A Model Stacking Approach to Discourse Unit Segmentation and Connective Detection
Yue Yu, Yilun Zhu, Yang Liu, Yan Liu, Siyao Peng, Mackenzie Gong and Amir Zeldes. DISRPT @ NAACL 2019.   [ paper | bib ]
                      @InProceedings{yu2019gumdrop,
                    	title={GumDrop: A Model Stacking Approach to Discourse Unit Segmentation and Connective Detection},
                    	author={Yue Yu and Yilun Zhu and Yang Liu and Yan Liu and Siyao Peng and Mackenzie Gong and Amir Zeldes},
                    	booktitle = {Proceedings of the 7th Workshop on Rhetorical Structure Theory and Related Formalisms (DISRPT) at NAACL 2019},
                    	year={2019},
                    	address = {Minneapolis, USA} }
                      
2018
Use of Interpersonal Deception Theory in Counter Social Engineering
Grace Hui Yang and Yue Yu. RDSM @ CIKM 2018.   [ paper | bib ]
                       @InProceedings{grace-EtAl:2018:CIKM,
                    	author = {Grace Hui Yang and Yue Yu},
                    	title = {Use of Interpersonal Deception Theory in Counter Social Engineering},
                    	booktitle = {Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Rumours and Deception in Social Media (RDSM) at CIKM 2018},
                    	year = {2018},
                    	address = {Turin, Italy} }                      }
                      

Education

Georgetown University Sep. 2017 - Present
Ph.D. in Computer Science
The University of Edinburgh Sep. 2015 - Sep. 2016
M.Sc. in Artificial Intelligence, advised by Christopher G Lucas
The University of Liverpool Sep. 2011 - Jul. 2015
B.Sc. in Information and Computing Science

Experience

Georgetown University Sep. 2017 - Present
Research Assistant
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen Jan. 2017 - Jul. 2017
Teaching Assistant
East China Information Co., Ltd. Jun. 2012 - Aug. 2012
Software Engineering Internship