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Wei, Qiang

Associate Professor, Department of Management Science and Engineering
   

Curriculum Vitae



Phone            (86) (10) 62789824
Email         weiq@sem.tsinghua.edu.cn

Office            443 Weilun Building
Office Hours   Mon.  14:00-17:00

 

Wei Qiang is an associate professor at the Department of Management Science and Engineering in the School of Economics and Management, Tsinghua Univeristy. He received his Ph.D. in Management Science and Engineering from Tsinghua Univeristy in 2003, M.S. in Management Science and Engineering from Tsinghua Univeristy in 1999, and B.E. in Management Information Systems from Tsinghua Univeristy in 1997. His research interests focus on Big Data Analytics, Information Systems and Management, Business Intelligence and Data Mining, Intelligent Systems and Soft Computing, Databases Theory and Applications, and Simulation techniques. Dr. Wei teaches Information Systems and Management, Business Intelligence and Data Mining, Data Structures and Algorithms, Database Theory and Applications, Simulation Modeling and Decisions Analysis, C/C++/Java Programming, at the School of Economics and Management, Tsinghua Univeristy.

Dr. Wei has authored more than 80 articles in acknowledged journals, e.g., MIS Quarterly, INFORMS Journal on Computing, ACM Transactions on Knowledge Discovery from Data, Electronic Commerce Research and Applications, Decision Support Systems, 
Information Sciences, Journal of Applied Intelligence, International Journal of Approximate Reasoning, International Journal of Intelligent Systems, etc., and conferences, e.g., ICIS, INFORMS, FUZZ-IEEE, IFSA, IEEE-ICMB, etc. He has published several textbooks, Business Intelligence and Management Decision (EIP, 2009) and Management System Simulation (HEP, 2008) as well as several book chapters. Dr. Wei has been the project leader or key member for several Major, Key or General research projects funded by National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC). 

Dr. Wei has been International Faculty Fellow of MIT Sloan School of Management in the USA in 2007.  He is serving as associate editors of several journals, e.g., Decision Support Systems, Electronic Commerce Research. He is serving as the Treasurer of ACM Social Computing Chapter, Vice Secretary of Society of Management Sciences and Engineering Association of China, Standing Council Member of Information Economics Society of China, Standing Council Member of Fuzzy Mathematics and Fuzzy Logic Association of China, Standing Council Member of AIS China Chapter (CNAIS), and Council Member of Youth Committee of China Association Society of System Engineering.

Dr. Wei has received several awards, e.g., "New Century Talent Award, Ministry of Education of China, 2012", "Excellent Textbook award, Ministry of Education of China, 2011", "Nomination Award for Outstanding Doctoral Thesis of China, Ministry of Education of China, 2003", "Outstanding Doctoral Thesis Award, Tsinghua University, 2003", "SAP Seed Fellowship, SAP Corporation, 2001", and several best paper awards and teaching awards.

 

Journal Papers:

Guoqing Chen, Paulo Goes, J. Leon Zhao, Harry Jiannan Wang, Qiang Wei, Guest Editorial: Business Applications of Web of Things, Decision Support Systems, to appear.

Baojun Ma, Qiang Wei, Guoqing Chen, Measuring the Coverage and Redundancy of Information Search Services on E-Commerce Platforms, Electronic Commerce Research and Applications, Vol. 11, pp. 560-569, 2012.

Ming Ren, Guoqing Chen, Qiang Wei, Conceptual Modeling of Cardinality Constraints in Social Publishing, International Journal of Intelligent Systems, Vol. 27, pp. 837-857, 2012.

Hao Wang, Qiang Wei, Guoqing Chen, From Clicking to Consideration: A Business Intelligence Approach to Estimating Consumers' Consideration Probabilities, Decision Support Systems, 2012, in Press.

Guoqing Chen, Yixi Xiong, Qiang Wei, Constructing a Fuzzy Associative Classifier from Large Datsets, International Journal of Uncertainties, Fuzziness and Knowledge-Based Systems, 2011, accepted.

Jin Zhang, Qiang Wei, Guoqing Chen, An Efficient Incremental Method for Generating Equivalence Groups of Search Results in Information Retrieval and Queries, Knowledge-Based Systems, Volume 32, pp. 91-100, August 2012.

Baojun Ma, Qiang Wei, Guoqing Chen, A Combined Measure for Representative Information Retrieval in Enterprise Information Systems, Journal of Enterprise Information Management, Vol. 24, No. 4, pp. 310-321, 2011.

Xing Zhang, Guoqing Chen, Qiang Wei, Building a Highly-Compact and Accurate Associative Classifier, Journal of Applied Intelligence, 10.1007/s10489-009-0181-z, Vol. 34, Issue 1, pp. 74-86, 2011.

Qiang Wei, Nan Ruan, Yi Shan, An Empirical Study on How Display Place of Internet Ads Impacting CTR, China Journal of Information Systems, Vol. 4, Issue 1, pp. 43-52, 2010. (in Chinese)

Xiaoxiao Kong, Qiang Wei, Guoqing Chen, An Approach to Discovering Multi-Temporal Patterns in Large-Scale Temporal Financial Databases, Information Sciences, Volume 180, Issue 6, pp. 873-885, 2010.

Qiang Wei, Guoqing Chen, Xiaocang Zhou, Properties and Pre-Processing Strategies to Enhance the Discovery of Functional Dependencies with Degrees of Satisfaction (FDd), Journal of Control and Cybernetics, pp.367-394, Vol. 38 (2), 2009.

Qiang Wei, Xiaocang Zhou, Mining Functional Dependencies with Degrees of Uncertainty based on Attribute Pre-Scanning Operation, Journal of Tsinghua University (Science and Technology), Issue 6, pp. 920-924, 2009. (in Chinese)

Vilem Novak, Irina Perfilieva, Antonin Dvorak, Guoqing Chen, Qiang Wei, Peng Yan, Mining Pure Linguistic Associations from Numerical Data. International Journal of Approximate Reasoning, 48, 2008, pp. 4-22.

Guoqing Chen, Hongyan Liu, Lan Yu, Qiang Wei, Xing Zhang, A New Approach to Classification Based on Association Rule Mining, Decision Support Systems, 2006, 42, pp. 674-689.

Qiang Wei, Guoqing Chen, Efficient Discovery of Functional Dependencies with Degrees of Satisfaction, International Journal of Intelligent Systems, Vol. 19, pp. 1089 – 1110, 2004.

Guoqing Chen, Qiang Wei, Fuzzy Association Rules and the Extended Mining Algorithms, Information Sciences, Vol. 147, pp. 201-228, 2002.

Guoqing Chen, Qiang Wei, De Liu, Geert Wets, Simple Association Rules (SAR) and the SAR-Based Rule Discovery, Journal of Computers & Industrial Engineering, Vol. 43, pp. 721-733, 2002.

 

Books and Book Chapters:

Guoqing Chen, Yixi Xiong, Qiang Wei, A fuzzy extension to compact and accurate associative classification, in Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing, Cornelis C., Shi Y., Schockaert S., Nachtegael M., Deschrijver G. (eds), Volume 261, 2010, pp. 171-193.

Guoqing Chen, Peng Yan, Qiang Wei, Discovering Associations with Uncertainty from Large Databases, in Recent Advances in Decision Making, book series of Studies in Computational Intelligence 222, E. Rakus-Andersson, R. Yager, N. Ichalkaranje, L. Jain (Eds.), pp.45-66, 2009.

Guoqing Chen, Qiang Wei, Business Intelligence: Theories and Applications (Textbook in Chinese), 1st edition, Electrical Industry Press, 2009.

Qiang Wei, Guoqing Chen, Management System Simulation (Textbook in Chinese), 1st edition, Higher Education Press, Beijing, 2008.

Qiang Wei, Guoqing Chen, Xiaocang Zhou, Optimized Algorithm of Discovering Functional Dependencies with Degrees of Satisfaction Based on Attribute Pre-Scanning Operation, Soft Computing for Hybrid Intelligent Systems 2008: 401-415, Springer, 2008.

Guoqing Chen, Qiang Wei, E.E. Kerre, Fuzzy Logic in Discovering Associations: An Overview, In Evangelos Triantaphyllou & Giovanni Felici (eds.), Data Mining and Rule Induction, Kluwer Academic Publishers, USA, 2006, pp. 459 – 493..

Guoqing Chen, Qiang Wei, et al., Studies on Mining Time Series: Methods and Applications”, Youth Scientist Collection on Management Sciences (in Chinese), Beijing Sciences Press, 2001.

Guoqing Chen, Qiang Wei, E.E. Kerre, Fuzzy Data Mining: Discovery of Fuzzy Generalized Association Rules, in Recent Research Issues on Management of Fuzziness in Databases, in the Physica-Verlag series “Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing”, Springer-Verlag, 1999.

 

Conference Papers/Presentations:

Yue Ma, Guoqing Chen, Qiang Wei, A Novel Fuzzy Associative Classifier Based on Information Gain and Rule-Covering, Proceedings of 2013 Joint IFSA World Congress and NAFIPS Annual Meeting, Edmonton, Canada, June 24-28, 2013, pp. 490-495.

Jin Zhang, Qiang Wei, Guoqing Chen, Finding an lambda-Representative Subset from Massive Data, Proceedings of 2013 Joint IFSA World Congress and NAFIPS Annual Meeting, Edmonton, Canada, June 24-28, 2013, pp. 585-590.

Ying Wei, Qiang Wei, Jin Zhang, From Query Log to Competitive Advertising: A Business Intelligence Method for Elaborating Consideration Set of Keywords, ICMSE2013, Harbin, China, July 17-19, 2013, pp. 179-185.

Zunqiang Zhang, Qiang Wei, Guoqing Chen, Estimating Review Helpfulness with Probabilistic Distribution and Confidence, ISKE2012 International Conference, Beijing, China, December 2012.

Ming Ren, Qiang Wei, Decomposing Relation Schemes of Group-Buying Aggregators in E-Commerce: A Reverse Engineering Approach, FLINS2012, Istanbul, Turkey, August 26-29, 2012.

Qiang Wei, Jin Zhang, Guoqing Chen, Xunhua Guo, A Substitute Keyword Suggestion Method for Search Engine Advertising, FLINS2012, Istanbul, Turkey, August 26-29, 2012.

Qiang Wei, Wei Li, Ming Ren, A Method for Substitute Keywords Suggestion for Internet Ads, CNAIS2011 proceedings, pp. 478-483, Shanghai, Dec. 12, 2011. (in Chinese)

Hao Wang, Xunhua Guo, Qiang Wei, Guoqing Chen, Providing a Service for Interactive Online Decision Aids through Estimating Consumers Incremental Search Benefits, Proceedings of the Thirty Second International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS2011), pp. 10-17, Shanghai, Dec. 4-7, 2011.

Nan Zhang, Xunhua Guo, Fang Wang, Guoqing Chen, Qiang Wei, Task-Technology Fit in Mobile Work: Exploring the Links between Task Attributes and Technology Characteristics, ICMB2011, Milan, Italy, June 13-15, 2011.

Qiang Wei, Wei Li, Yaoqiang Chen, Regional Analysis on Chinese Internet Ads with Click-Through Rates, The 2010 International Conference on E-Business Intelligence (ICEBI2010), Kunming, China, Dec. 19-21, 2010.

Ming Ren, Qiang Wei, Wei Xu, Association-Rule-Based User Segmentation: An Empirical Study, ICEBI2010, Kunming, China, Dec. 19-21, 2010.

Baojun Ma, Qiang Wei, Guoqing Chen, A Combined Measure for Representativeness on Information Retrieval in Web Search, FLINS2010, Chengdu, China, Aug. 2- 4, 2010.

Jin Zhang, Qiang Wei, Guoqing Chen, Extending Representative Information Extraction based on Fuzzy Classification, FLINS2010, Chengdu, China, Aug. 2- 4, 2010.

Jin Zhang, Qiang Wei, Guoqing Chen, An Incremental Approach to Efficiently Retrieving Representative Information for Mobile Search on Web, ICMB2010, Athens, Greece, June 13 – 15, 2010.

Qiang Wei, Nan Ruan, Yi Shan, Empirical Studies on Internet Ads Place Impacting on Click-Through Rate (in Chinese), CNAIS 2009, Wuhan.

Qiang Wei, Ming Ren, Guoqing Chen, Towards Understanding Dynamics of Mobile Phone Worm Propagation using Social Network Analysis, ICMB2009, Dalian, China, June, 2009, 290-295.

Xiaohui Tang, Guoqing Chen, Qiang Wei, Introducing Relation Compactness for Generating a Flexible Size of Search Results in Fuzzy Queries, IFSA2009/EUSFLAT09, Lisbon, Portugal, July, 2009, CDROM.

Li Zhang, Qiang Wei, Guoqing Chen, A Hash-Based Approach for Effective Discovery of During Relationships in Temporal Data, APCIM2009, Beijing, March 2009.

Ming Ren, Qiang Wei, Fei Li, Guoqing Chen, Personalized Recommendation using Association Rule Mining in Neighborhood, APCIM2009, Beijing, March 2009.

Xiaohui Tang, Guoqing Chen, Qiang Wei, Computational Intelligence in Decision and Control, Proceedings of the 8th FLINS Conference, D. Ruan, J. Montero, J. Lu, L. Martínez, P. D'hondt, E.E. Kerre eds., Madrid, Spain, Sept. 2008.

Qiang Wei, Guoqing Chen, Optimized Algorithm of Discovering Functional Dependencies with Degrees of Satisfaction, in Applied Artificial Intelligence, Proceedings of the 7th FLINS Conference, Genova, Italy, August, 2006, pp. 169-176.

Qiang Wei, Guoqing Chen, Yaotian Liu, Discovering Quantitative Functional Dependencies with Degrees of Satisfaction based on Fuzzy Closeness Measures, EUROFUSE 2004, Warsaw, Poland, Sept., 2004.

Guoqing Chen, Qiang Wei, Etienne Kerre, Geert Wets, Overview of Fuzzy Association Mining, ISIS 2003 Proceedings of the 4th International Symposium on Advanced Intelligent Systems, pp. 1-6, Sept. 2003

Qiang Wei, Guoqing Chen, An Efficient Algorithm on Mining a Minimal Set of Functional Dependencies with Degrees of Satisfaction, International Conference on IFSA 2003, Istanbul, Turkey, July 2003.

Qiang Wei, Guoqing Chen, Mining A Minimal Set of Functional Dependencies with Degrees of Satisfaction, International Conference on FIP 2003, Beijing, China, March 1-4, 2003.

Guoqing Chen, Qiang Wei, Fuzzy Association Rule and its Discovery Methods, 11th Annual Conference for Fuzzy Mathematics and Fuzzy Systems Society of China, 2002. (in Chinese)

Qiang Wei, Guoqing Chen, E.E. Kerre, Mining Functional Dependencies with Degrees of Satisfaction in Databases, Joint Conference on Information Sciences, Durham, NC, USA,  March 8-15, 2002, pp. 184-187.

Guoqing Chen, Qiang Wei, Hong Zhang, Discovering Similar Time-Series Patterns with Fuzzy Clustering and DTW Methods, IFSA/NAFIPS2001, Vancouver, July 2001.

Qiang Wei, Guoqing Chen, Geert Wets, Modifying Fuzzy Association Rules with Linguistic Hedges, 19th Int’l Conf. Of NAFIPS, Atlanta, USA, July 2000.

Qiang Wei, Guoqing Chen, Association Rules with Opposite Items in Large Categorical Database, FQAS2000, Warsaw, Poland, 2000, pp. 507-514.

Qiang Wei, Guoqing Chen, Mining Generalized Association Rules with Fuzzy Taxonomic Structures, 18th Int'l Conf. of NAFIPS, New York, NY, USA, June 1999, pp. 477-481.

 

Invited Talks and Presentations:

大会专题报告,大数据环境下代表性信息测度设计和提取方法研究,管理科学与工程学会2013年会,20131113日,首都经贸大学,北京,中国。

Invited talk, From search log to competitive marketing: A business intelligence method for analyzing keyword advertising, Capital University of Economics and Business, Beijing, China, September 12th, 2013.

Invited talk, From search log to competitive marketing: a business intelligence method for elaborating consideration set of keywords, Capital Normal University, Beijing, China, October, 31st, 2012.

Keynote Address, From search log to competitive marketing: a business intelligence method for elaborating consideration set of keywords, ISFEB2012, Yunnan University of Finance and Economics, Kunming, China, September 6th, 2012.

Plenary talk (in Chinese), Long-Tail Keyword Internet Ads and Suggestion Techniques, 5th Annual Meeting for China Information Economics Society, Zhenzhou, China, Nov., 2010.

Invited talk, Online Advertising and Competitive Keywords Suggestion, K. U. Leuven – Tsinghua Workshop, June 18, 2010, K. U. Leuven, Leuven, Belgium.

Invited talk, Discovering Functional Dependencies with Uncertainties in Large-Scaled Databases, Workshop of China-Flanders, Sept. 5, 2006, University of Gent, Gent, Belgium.

Invited talk, Efficient Discovery of Functional Dependencies with Degrees of Satisfaction in Large Scaled Databases, Institute for Research and Applications of Fuzzy Modeling, July 20, 2004, University of Ostrava, Czech Republic.