Prof. CHENG, Hong 程 鴻 教授

Associate Professor
BS (Zhejiang University)
MPhil (The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology)
PhD (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)

Research Interests :
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Graph Mining and Query Processing
 * Social Network Analysis 
 * Data Mining for Software Reliability

Office :  Room 707, William M.W. Mong
              Engineering Building
Tel      :  (852) 3943-8300
Email  :   hcheng@se.cuhk.edu.hk

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Biography
 

Hong Cheng received her B.S. degree and M.Phil. degree in Computer Science from Zhejiang University and Hong Kong University of Science and Technology in 2001 and 2003, respectively. She then received her Ph.D. in Computer Science from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2008. She joined the Department of Systems Engineering and Engineering Management, The Chinese University of Hong Kong in 2008. Her main research area is data mining and information systems. 
 
She received the Certificate of Recognition for the 2009 SIGKDD Doctoral Dissertation Award, and the 2010 Vice-Chancellor’s Exemplary Teaching Award of The Chinese University of Hong Kong.

 

Selected Publications

 
Xiaofei Zhang, Hong Cheng, Lei Chen. Bonding Vertex Sets Over Distributed Graph: A Betweenness Aware Approach. Proceedings of the VLDB Endowment (PVLDB), 8(12): 1418-1429, 2015.
 
Xin Huang, Laks V. S. Lakshmanan, Jeffrey Xu Yu, Hong Cheng. Approximate Closest Community Search in Networks. Proceedings of the VLDB Endowment (PVLDB), 9(4): 276-287, 2015.
 
Zechao Shang, Feifei Li, Jeffrey Xu Yu, Zhiwei Zhang, Hong Cheng. Graph Analytics Through Fine-Grained Parallelism. Proceedings of the 2016 ACM SIGMOD International Conference on Management of Data (SIGMOD 16). 
 
Yu Rong, Hong Cheng and Zhiyu Mo. “Why It Happened: Identifying and Modeling the Reasons of the Happening of Social Events”, Proceedings of the 21st ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD 15), Sydney, Australia, August 2015.
 
Xin Huang, Hong Cheng, Rong-Hua Li, Lu Qin and Jeffrey Xu Yu. “Top-K Structural Diversity Search in Large Networks”, The VLDB Journal (VLDBJ), Vol. 24, Issue 3, pages 319-343, 2015.
 
Xin Huang, Hong Cheng, Lu Qin, Wentao Tian, and Jeffrey Xu Yu.“Querying K-Truss Community in Large and Dynamic Graphs”, Proceedings of the 2014 ACM SIGMOD International Conference on Management of Data (SIGMOD 14). Snowbird, Utah, June 2014.
 
Lu Qin, Jeffrey Xu Yu, Lijun Chang, Hong Cheng, Chengqi Zhang, and Xuemin Lin. “Scalable Big Graph Processing in MapReduce”, Proceedings of the 2014 ACM SIGMOD International Conference on Management of Data (SIGMOD 14). Snowbird, Utah, June 2014.
 
haoxu Song, Hong Cheng, Jeffrey Xu Yu, and Lei Chen. “Repairing Vertex Labels under Neighborhood Constraints”, Proceedings of the VLDB Endowment (PVLDB), 7(11), 2014.
 
u Rong, Xiao Wen, and Hong Cheng. “A Monte Carlo Algorithm for Cold Start Recommendation”, Proceedings of the 23rd International World-Wide Web Conference (WWW 14), Seoul, Korea, April 2014.
 
Tianyi Lin, Wentao Tian, Qiaozhu Mei, and Hong Cheng. “The Dual-Sparse Topic Model: Mining Focused Topics and Focused Terms in Short Text”, Proceedings of the 23rd International World-Wide Web Conference (WWW 14), Seoul, Korea, April 2014.
 
Miao Qiao, Hong Cheng, Lijun Chang and Jeffrey Xu Yu. “Approximate Shortest Distance Computing: A Query-Dependent Local Landmark Scheme”, IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (TKDE), Vol. 26, No. 1, Pages 55-68, 2014.
 
Xin Huang, Hong Cheng, Rong-Hua Li, Lu Qin, and Jeffrey Xu Yu. “Top-K Structural Diversity Search in Large Networks”, Proceedings of the VLDB Endowment (PVLDB), 6(13), 2013.
 
Miao Qiao, Lu Qin, Hong Cheng, Jeffrey Xu Yu, and Wentao Tian. “Top-K Nearest Keyword Search on Large Graphs”, Proceedings of the VLDB Endowment (PVLDB), 6(10), 2013.
 
Miao Qiao, Hong Cheng, Lu Qin, Jeffrey Xu Yu, Philip S. Yu and Lijun Chang. “Computing Weight Constraint Reachability in Large Networks”, The VLDB Journal (VLDBJ), Vol. 22, Issue 3, pages 275-294, 2013.
 
Jihang Ye, Hong Cheng, Zhe Zhu, and Minghua Chen. “Predicting Positive and Negative Links in Signed Social Networks by Transfer Learning”, Proceedings of the 22nd International World-Wide Web Conference (WWW 13). Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, May 2013.