Selected Publications

Journal Papers

  • “Popularity Effect” in User-Generated Content: Evidence from Online Product Reviews
    Paulo B. Goes, Mingfeng Lin, Ching-man Au Yeung
    Information Systems Research 25(2): 222-238, 2014
    ISR Link
  • Managing Information Disparity in Multi-lingual Document Collections
    Kevin Duh, Ching-man Au Yeung, Tomoharu Iwata, Masaaki Nagata
    ACM Transactions on Speech and Language Processing, Vol. 10, Issue 1, March 2013.
    ACM Link
  • SPEAR: Spamming-resistant Expertise Analysis and Ranking in Collaborative Tagging Systems
    Ching-man Au Yeung, Michael G. Noll, Nicholas Gibbins, Christoph Meinel, Nigel Shadbolt.
    Computational Intelligence, 2011.
    (Impact Factor: 3.31)
    Computational Intelligence Journal Link
  • A Formal Model of Ontology for Handling Fuzzy Membership and Typicality of Instances
    Ching-man Au Yeung, Ho-fung Leung.
    The Computer Journal, Volume 53, Number 3, pages 316-341, Oxford University Press, 2010.
    (Impact Factor: 1.00)
    Computer Journal Link | Bibtex

Book

Conference Papers

  • Studying How the Past is Remembered: Towards Computational History through Large Scale Text Mining
    Ching Man Au Yeung, Adam Jatowt.
    CIKM’11: Proceedings of the 20th ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, Glasgow, UK, 2011

  • Extracting Collective Expectations about the Future from Large Text Collections
    Adam Jatowt, Ching-man Au Yeung.
    CIKM’11: Proceedings of the 20th ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, Glasgow, UK, 2011

  • Extracting Multi-dimensional Relations: A Generative Model of Groups of Entities in a Corpus
    Ching-man Au Yeung, Tomoharu Iwata.
    CIKM’11: Proceedings of the 20th ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, Glasgow, UK, 2011

  • Redundancy and Collaboration in Wikibooks
    Ilaria Liccardi, Olivier Chapuis, Ching-man Au Yeung, Wendy Mackay.
    INTERACT ‘11: Proceedings of the 13th IFIP TC13 Conference in Human-Computer Interaction, Lisbon, Portugal, September, 2011
    Springer Link

  • Providing Cross-lingual Editing Assistance to Wikipedia Users
    Ching-man Au Yeung, Kevin Duh, Nagata Masaaki.
    Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Intelligent Text Processing and Computational Linguistics, Tokyo, Japan, 20-26 February, 2011
    Springer Link

  • Strength of Social Influence in Trust Networks in Product Review Sites
    Ching-man Au Yeung, Tomoharu Iwata.
    Proceedings of the 4th ACM International Conference on Web Search and Data Mining, Hong Kong, China, 9-12 February, 2011, ACM.
    (Acceptance Rate: 21%)
    ACM Link

  • Telling Experts from Spammers: Expertise Ranking in Folksonomies
    Michael G. Noll, Ching-man Au Yeung, Nicholas Gibbins, Christoph Meinel, Nigel Shadbolt.
    Proceedings of the 32nd Annual ACM SIGIR Conference, pages 612-619, Boston, MA, USA, 19-23 July, 2009. ACM.
    (Acceptance Rate: 16%, 78/494)
    PDF | BibTeX | ACM Link | ECS EPrints Link | SPEAR Algorithm

  • Contextualising Tags in Collaborative Tagging Systems
    Ching-man Au Yeung, Nicholas Gibbins, Nigel Shadbolt.
    Proceedings of 20th ACM Conference on Hypertext and Hypermedia, pages 251-260, Turino, Italy, 29 June-1 July, 2009. ACM.
    (Acceptance Rate: 32%, 38/117)
    PDF | BibTeX | ACM Link | ECS EPrints Link

  • Providing Access Control to Online Photo Albums Based on Tags and Linked Data
    Ching-man Au Yeung, Lalana Kagal, Nicholas Gibbins, Nigel Shadbolt.
    Proceedings of Social Semantic Web, AAAI Spring Symposium 2009, pages 9-14, Stanford, CA, USA, 29 June-1 July, 2009. AAAI.
    PDF | BibTeX | ECS EPrints Link

Workshop Papers

  • Decentralization: The Future of Online Social Networking
    Ching-man Au Yeung, Ilaria Liccardi, Kangho Lu, Oshani Seneviratne, Tim Berners-Lee.
    W3C Workshop on the Future of Social Networking, Barcelona, Spain, 15-16 January, 2009.
    Paper | BibTeX

  • Web Search Disambiguation by Collaborative Tagging
    Ching-man Au Yeung, Nicholas Gibbins, Nigel Shadbolt.
    Proceedings of the Workshop on Exploiting Semantic Annotations in Information Retrieval (ESAIR 2008), co-located with ECIR 2008, pages 48-61, Glasgow, United Kingdom, 31 March, 2008.
    PDF | BibTeX | ECS EPrints Link

  • Understanding the Semantics of Ambiguous Tags in Folksonomies
    Ching-man Au Yeung, Nicholas Gibbins, Nigel Shadbolt.
    Proceedings of the First International Workshop on Emergent Semantics and Ontology Evolution (ESOE 2007), co-located with ISWC 2007 + ASWC 2007, pages 108-121, Busan, South Korea, 11-15 November, 2007.
    PDF | BibTeX | ECS EPrints Link

  • Tag Meaning Disambiguation through Analysis of Tripartite Structure of Folksonomies Ching-man Au Yeung, Nicholas Gibbins, Nigel Shadbolt.
    Proceedings of the 2007 IEEE/WIC/ACM international Conferences on Web intelligence and intelligent Agent Technology - Workshops, pages 3-6, Silicon Valley, CA, USA, 2-5 November, 2007. IEEE Computer Society.
    PDF | BibTeX | ECS EPrints Link

Theses

  • From User Behaviours to Collective Semantics
    Thesis submitted for PhD in Electronics and Computer Science, University of Southampton. October 2009.
    PDF | ECS EPrints Link

  • A Formal Model of Fuzzy Ontologies
    Thesis submitted for M.Phil in Computer Science and Engineering, The Chinese University of Hong Kong. August 2006.