Xu Sun
(Pronunciation of Xu: shoo[ʃuː])
Associate Professor
Director of Language Computing and Machine Learning Group, Department of Computer Science, Peking University
Email:xusun (AT) pku.edu.cn       Github     Google Scholar    

Brief Bio: Xu Sun is Associate Professor (with tenure) in Department of Computer Science, Peking University. He got Ph.D from The University of Tokyo (2010), advised by Prof. Jun'ichi Tsujii. From 2010 to 2012, he worked at The University of Tokyo, Cornell University, and The Hong Kong Polytechnic University as research fellows. He has been a research intern at MSR-Redmond in 2009. His research focuses on natural language processing and machine learning, especially on natural language generation and deep learning for language. He received COLING Best Paper Award 2018.


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Broadly, I am interested in using computing machines to understand and generate human languages. My research interests lie primarily in the areas of natural language processing and machine learning. More specifically, I am focusing on the following topics recently:

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