Yingtao Tian
E-mail: alan.yt.tian@gmail.com
Education State University of New York at Stony Brook, New York, U.S. 2014 - 2019
Ph.D, Computer Science. Advisor: Prof. Steven Skiena
Fudan University, Shanghai, China. 2010 - 2014
B.Sc., Computer Science and Technology
Experience Google Brain, Tokyo, Japan. Research Software Engineer Summer 2019 - Now
Research on generative models and more
Google Brain, California, U.S. Software Engineering Intern Summer 2018
Research on the latent space of generative models with Dr. Jesse Engel
Facebook, California, U.S. Software Engineering Intern Summer 2017
Research on natural language understanding with Dr. Haixun Wang
Google Brain, California, U.S. Software Engineering Intern Summer - Fall 2016
Research on representation learning with Dr. Stephan Gouws
Google, New York, United States Software Engineering Intern Summer 2015
User-generated activity profiling and analysis with Dr. Xiaomeng Ban
Microsoft Research Asia, Beijing, China. Research Intern 2013
Learning representation from large knowledge base with Dr. Haixun Wang
Concept level semantic analysis with Dr. Zhongyuan Wang
Fudan University, Shanghai, China. Research Assistant Fall 2012
Large scale information extract from crawled web pages. Advised by Prof. Yanghua Xiao
Publications /
Working Papers
KaoKore: A Pre-modern Japanese Art Facial Expression Dataset Yingtao Tian, Chikahiko
Suzuki, Tarin Clanuwat, Mikel Bober-Irizar, Alex Lamb, Asanobu Kitamoto
To Appear in the Proceedings of the Eleventh International Conference on Computational Creativ-
ity, ICCC’20
A Transfer-Learnable Natural Language Interface for Databases Wenlu Wang, Yingtao
Tian, Haixun Wang, Wei-Shinn Ku
In the Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE) 2020
Learning to Represent Bilingual Dictionaries Muhao Chen*, Yingtao Tian*, Haochen Chen,
Kai-Wei Chang, Steven Skiena, Carlo Zaniolo (* Equal Contribution)
In the Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE) 2020
Enhanced Network Embeddings via Exploiting Edge Attributes Haochen Chen, Xiaofei
Sun, Yingtao Tian, Muhao Chen, Bryan Perozzi and Steven Skiena
In Proceedings of the International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM)
2018
Social Relation Inference via Label Propagation Yingtao Tian, Haochen Chen, Bryan Per-
ozzi, Muhao Chen, Xiaofei Sun and Steven Skiena
In the proceeding of the 41st European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR 2019)
DeepAnnotator: Genome Annotation with Deep Learning, Mohammad Ruhul Amin,
Alisa Yurovsky, Yingtao Tian, Steven Skiena
In Proceedings of the 9th ACM Conference on Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, and Health
Informatics (ACM BCB-2018)
Simple Neologism Based Domain Independent Models to Predict Year of Authorship
Vivek Kulkarni, Yingtao Tian, Parth Dandiwala, Steven Skiena
In Proceedings of the 27th International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING 2018)
Co-training Embeddings of Knowledge Graphs and Entity Descriptions for Cross-
lingual Entity Alignment Muhao Chen, Yingtao Tian, Kai-Wei Chang, Steven Skiena, Carlo
Zaniolo
In Proceedings of the 27th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI), IJ-
CAI/AAAI Press 2018.
Syntax-Directed Variational Autoencoder for Structured Data Hanjun Dai*, Yingtao
Tian* , Bo Dai , Steven Skiena, Le Song (* Equal Contribution)
In Proceedings of the International Conference on Learning Representations (ICLR), 2018.
Best Paper Award, NIPS 2017 workshop for Machine Learning for Molecules and Materials.
Embedding-based Relation Prediction for Ontology Population Muhao Chen, Yingtao
Tian, Xuelu Chen, Zijun Xue, Carlo Zaniolo
In Proceedings of the 17th SIAM International Conference on Data Mining (SDM), SIAM 2018.
Towards End-End Generation of High-Resolution Images with Generative Adversarial
Networks [Online Demo] Yanghua Jin, Jiakai Zhang, Minjun Li, Yingtao Tian, Huachun Zhu
Accepted and presented in spotlight, NIPS 2017 workshop for Machine Learning for Creativity and
Design.
Multilingual Knowledge Graph Embeddings for Cross-lingual Knowledge Alignment
Muhao Chen, Yingtao Tian, Mohan Yang, Carlo Zaniolo.
In Proceedings of the 26th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI), IJ-
CAI/AAAI Press 2017.
Professional
Services
Reviewer, LREC 2018, COLING 2016
Honors and
Awards
27th place, 35th Annual World Final of the ACM-ICPC , 2011
Gold Medal, ACM-ICPC Asia Chengdu Regional Contest, 2011
Championship and Gold medal, ACM-ICPC Asia Amritapri Regional Contest, 2010
Services Assistant coach, ACM-ICPC team of Fudan University 2010 - 2013
Main technical staff, ACM-ICPC Shanghai Site Contest Oct. 2011