SystemT - Students


Interested in joining us as a summer intern? Please feel free to drop us a line.

We have had many students join us as summer interns to work on SystemT-related projects over the years.

Here is who we have worked with since 2007:

Ph.D. students:

  • Honglei Zhuang, UIUC
  • Nikita Bhutani, University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
  • Aparna Garimella, University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
  • Xilun Chen, Cornell University
  • Maeda F. Hanafi, NYU-Abu Dhabi
  • Lingjia Deng, University of Pittsburgh (First employment: Bloomberg LP)
  • Alan Akbik, TU Berlin (First employment: Zalando Research)
  • Ashraf Bah Rabiou, University of Delaware (First employment: Casetext)
  • Zichao Hu, UC-Santa Cruz
  • Congle Zhang, University of Washington (First employment: Facebook)
  • Sudeepa Roy, University of Pennsylvania (First employment: Duke University)
  • Bin Liu, University of Michigan - Ann Arbor (First employment: NEC Research)
  • Daisy Wang, UC-Berkeley (First employment: University of Florida)
  • Sebastian Blohm, University of Karlsruhe (First employment: Microsoft)
  • Ting Chen, University of Wisconsin - Madison (First employment: LinkedIn)

Undergraduate/Master students:

  • Jose Guadalupe Saldana, Stanford University
  • Kevin Huang, UC-San Diego
  • Xinyu Guan, Yale University
  • Yonas Kbrom, UC-Berkeley
  • Arnaldo Carreno-Fuentes, Georgia Institute of Technology (First employment: Manhattan Associates)
  • Vivian Chu, UC-Berkeley  (now a Ph.D. student at Georgia Tech)



Awards

2013 - IBM Research Outstanding Technical Accomplishment Award

2008, 2010, 2013 - IBM Research A-Level Accomplishment Award


Recent News

07/27/18

Research paper "DIMSIM: An Accurate Chinese Phonetic Similarity Algorithm based on Learned High Dimensional Encoding" is accepted at CONLL 2018.

05/16/18

Research paper "Exploiting Structure in Representation of Named Entities using Active Learning" is accepted at COLING 2018.

05/05/18

Officially joined NSF Center for Big Learning as an Industry Partner.

04/16/18

Demoed LUSTRE an interactive system for entity understanding and standardization at ICDE 2018

04/05/18

Hosted Stanford professor Mark Musen's visit to IBM Research - Almaden

03/26/18

Industry track paper on the design and implementation of SystemT is accepted at NAACL-HLT 2018 Industry Track (the very first industry track at a major NLP conference).

10/04/17

Hosted Univ. of Washington professor Luke Zettlemoyer's visit to IBM Research - Almaden

10/02/17

Yunyao is co-chairing the very first NAACL-HLT Industry Track

08/29/17

Demo paper on Creating and Interacting with Large-Scale Domain-Specific Knowledge Bases is presented at VLDB 2017 [video] [poster]

08/06/17

Research paper on Distant Meta-Path Similarities for Text-Based Heterogeneous Information Networks is accepted at CIKM 2017

06/30/17

Research paper on Crowd-in-the-loop: A Hybrid Approach for Annotating Semantic Roles is accepted at EMNLP 2017

06/08/17

Hosted Stanford professor Dan Jurafsky's visit to IBM Research - Almaden

05/31/17

Research paper on Hardware Compilation Framework for Text Analytics Queries is accepted to Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing (JPDC)

05/16/17

SEER, a system on learning extractors from examples, presented at CHI and SIGMOD 2017 [video] [paper]

05/16/17

Workshop paper on understanding relationships in the financial domain presented at DSMM 2017 [paper]