HCI-RecSys Group

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Research Assistant Professor
map Dr. Yucheng Jin (since April 2021)

—-“I am a research assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science at Hong Kong Baptist University. My research interests include 1) improving user interaction with AI systems, such as recommender systems, smart devices, and 2) augmenting human design creativity through AI technologies such as GANs. Before coming to HKBU, I was a senior UX researcher in Lenovo Research and obtained my Ph.D. degree from KU Leuven in 2019.”
Email: yuchengjin AT comp.hkbu.edu.hk
Post-doc
map Mr. Lei Li (since August 2022)

—-“I am a post-doc in the Department of Computer Science at Hong Kong Baptist University. I have been working on the topic of explainable recommendation, or more broadly explainable artificial intelligence. I got my Ph.D. under the supervision of Dr. Li Chen. Before coming to HKBU, I received my B.Eng degree in Computer Science and B.Sc degree in Mathematics both from Shenzhen University, China, in 2017.”
Email: csleili AT comp.hkbu.edu.hk
Postgraduate Student
map Ms. Ningxia Wang (since August 2018)

—-“I am a Ph.D. student in Department of Computer Science at Hong Kong Baptist University under the supervision of Dr. Li Chen. I received my B.Eng. degree in Computer Science and Technology from East China Normal University, Shanghai, China. I am interested in user behavior analysis and recommender systems.”
Email: nxwang AT comp.hkbu.edu.hk
map Ms. Wanling Cai (since August 2018)

—-“I am a Ph.D. student in Department of Computer Science at Hong Kong Baptist University under the supervision of Dr. Li Chen. I received my B.Eng degree in Software Engineering from Shenzhen University (SZU), China, in 2018. My current research interests include data mining and artificial intelligence, mainly focusing on intelligent recommender systems and machine learning.”
Email: cswlcai AT comp.hkbu.edu.hk
map Mr. Weixin Chen (since September 2022)

—-“I am a Ph.D. student in Department of Computer Science at Hong Kong Baptist University under the supervision of Dr. Li Chen. I received my B.Eng degree in IOT Engineering from Shenzhen University (SZU), China, in 2020. My current research focuses on user-side fairness in recommendation.”
Email: cswxchen AT comp.hkbu.edu.hk
map Ms. Zhirun Zhang (since August 2020)

—-“I am an MPhil student in the Department of Computer Science at Hong Kong Baptist University under the supervision of Dr. Li Chen. I received my MSc. degree in Information Technology Management from Hong Kong Baptist University in 2019. In 2018, I received my BEcon. degree in Economics from Guangzhou University, China, and the BA. degree in Economics from Wesleyan College, the United States.”
Email: zhirunzhang AT comp.hkbu.edu.hk
map Mr. Xianglin Zhao (since September 2022)

—-“I am an MPhil student in the Department of Computer Science at Hong Kong Baptist University under the supervision of Dr. Li Chen. I received my MSc. degree in Advanced Information Systems from Hong Kong Baptist University in 2021. In 2015, I received my B.Eng. degree in Computer Science and Technology from Tianjin University of Technology, China. I am interested in natural language processing and intelligent recommender systems.”
Email: csxlzhao AT comp.hkbu.edu.hk
Research Assistant and Exchange Student
map Mr. Yizhe Zhang (since August 2022)

—-“I am a Research Assistant in the Department of Computer Science at Hong Kong Baptist University under the supervision of Dr. Li Chen. I received my M.Sc. degree in Data Analytics and Artificial Intelligence from Hong Kong Baptist University in 2022. In 2018, I received my B.Sc. degree in Computer Science and Technology from ZHIXING College of Northwest Normal University, China. I am interested in Conversation Recommender Systems, Human-Computer Interaction, and Software Engineering.”
Email: csyzzhang AT comp.hkbu.edu.hk

Former Members

Research Assistant and Post-Doctoral Fellow
  • Mr. Xianglin Zhao, 2021-2022
  • Mr. Yongxin Ni, 2020-2021
  • Mr. Lehong Zhao, 2020-2021
  • Dr. Lin Zheng, 2017-2018. Now: Lecturer in Shantou University, China
  • Dr. Haoran Xie, 2013-2014
  • Dr. Weike Pan, 2012-2013. Now: Associate Professor in Shenzhen University, China (home page)
Graduated Student
  • Mr. Lei Li, PhD degree, 2022
  • Ms. Wen Wu, PhD degree, 2018
  • Ms. Fengfeng Liang, MPhil degree, 2017
  • Mr. Feng Wang, PhD degree, 2016
  • Mr. Luole Qi, MPhil degree, 2012
  • Mr. Tsoi Ho Keung, MPhil degree, 2012
Exchange Student
  • Mr. Riwei Lai, Harbin Engineering University, Harbin, China, 2021-2022
  • Ms. Ningxia Wang, East China Normal University, Shanghai, China, 2017
  • Mr. Lei Li, ShenZhen University, Shenzhen, China, 2017
  • Ms. Dongning Yan, Design Department of Politecnico di Milano, Italy, 2014
  • Mr. Guanliang Chen, South China University of Technology, Guangzhou, China, 2013
  • Ms. Wen Wu, East China Normal University, Shanghai, China, 2012 & 2014
  • Mr. Wei Zeng, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, Chengdu, China, 2012