Ruihong Huang



Assistant Professor
Natural Language Processing Group

Computer Science and Engineering
Texas A&M University, College Station, TX 77843-3112. USA.


office: 402B HRBB
phone: 979-862-2908
email: huangrh@cse.tamu.edu
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[Publications] [Teaching] [Students] [Services]

I received my Ph.D. in School of Computing, University of Utah in July 2014
and completed a postdoc in the NLP group, Stanford University before
I joined Texas A&M University in September 2015.

I am looking for passionate PhD students to work with me.
If you are interested, please apply to our graduate program,
also feel free to drop me an email.

Research Interests

    Natural Language Processing, Information Extraction, especially Event Detection and Extraction
    Machine Learning, especially Weakly Supervised (Bootstrapping, Co-training) and Semi-supervised methods
    Semantics, Discourse, Text understanding
    Educational, Biomedical and Social Science Applications of NLP

Teaching

Publications

  • "Recognizing Explicit and Implicit Hate Speech Using a Weakly Supervised Two-path Bootstrapping Approach"
    Lei Gao, Alexis Kuppersmith and Ruihong Huang.
    in Proceedings of the 8th International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing (IJCNLP 2017), to appear.
  • "Using Context Events in Neural Network Models for Event Temporal Status Identification"
    Zeyu Dai, Wenlin Yao and Ruihong Huang.
    in Proceedings of the 8th International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing (IJCNLP 2017) (Short Papers), to appear.

Students

PhDs Masters Undergrads

Services

  • Organizing the workshop of Women in NLP, collocated with ACL 2017.
  • Area Chair (Information Extraction) for EMNLP 2016.
  • Program Committee ACL (2012, 2014-2017), NAACL (2015-2016), EMNLP (2015-2016).
  • Program Committee COLING (2016), EACL (2017), AAAI (2015, 2017), IJCAI (2016)
  • Reviewer for the Journal of Computational linguistics.