Yifan Gao

Ph.D. Candidate, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

   Rm 1024, Ho Sin Hang Engineering Building,
       The Chinese University of Hong Kong,
       Shatin N.T., Hong Kong

   Gmail: yifangao95

   Github: Yifan-Gao

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About Me

I am a final-year PhD student of the Computer Science and Engineering department in the Chinese University of Hong Kong, advised by Irwin King and Michael R. Lyu. Prior to that, I received my B.Eng. degree from Beihang University, China. For more details, see my Resume in PDF.

Research Interests

My research interests are in natural language processing and machine learning. During my PhD study, I teach machines to ask and answer reading comprehension questions driven by two goals:

I have also worked on open-domain dialogue generation [EMNLP'20-Findings] and keyphrase generation [AAAI'19].

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