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A Discriminative Semantic Ranker for Question Retrieval


Jul 18, 2021
Yinqiong Cai, Yixing Fan, Jiafeng Guo, Ruqing Zhang, Yanyan Lan, Xueqi Cheng

* ICTIR'21 

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Pre-Trained Models: Past, Present and Future


Jun 15, 2021
Xu Han, Zhengyan Zhang, Ning Ding, Yuxian Gu, Xiao Liu, Yuqi Huo, Jiezhong Qiu, Liang Zhang, Wentao Han, Minlie Huang, Qin Jin, Yanyan Lan, Yang Liu, Zhiyuan Liu, Zhiwu Lu, Xipeng Qiu, Ruihua Song, Jie Tang, Ji-Rong Wen, Jinhui Yuan, Wayne Xin Zhao, Jun Zhu


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Sketch and Customize: A Counterfactual Story Generator


Apr 02, 2021
Changying Hao, Liang Pang, Yanyan Lan, Yan Wang, Jiafeng Guo, Xueqi Cheng


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WenLan: Bridging Vision and Language by Large-Scale Multi-Modal Pre-Training


Mar 19, 2021
Yuqi Huo, Manli Zhang, Guangzhen Liu, Haoyu Lu, Yizhao Gao, Guoxing Yang, Jingyuan Wen, Heng Zhang, Baogui Xu, Weihao Zheng, Zongzheng Xi, Yueqian Yang, Anwen Hu, Jinming Zhao, Ruichen Li, Yida Zhao, Liang Zhang, Yuqing Song, Xin Hong, Wanqing Cui, Danyang Hou, Yingyan Li, Junyi Li, Peiyu Liu, Zheng Gong, Chuhao Jin, Yuchong Sun, Shizhe Chen, Zhiwu Lu, Zhicheng Dou, Qin Jin, Yanyan Lan, Wayne Xin Zhao, Ruihua Song, Ji-Rong Wen

* This paper is the outcome of the Chinese multi-modal pre-training project called 'WenLan' 

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Probing Product Description Generation via Posterior Distillation


Mar 02, 2021
Haolan Zhan, Hainan Zhang, Hongshen Chen, Lei Shen, Zhuoye Ding, Yongjun Bao, Weipeng Yan, Yanyan Lan


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Learning to Truncate Ranked Lists for Information Retrieval


Mar 01, 2021
Chen Wu, Ruqing Zhang, Jiafeng Guo, Yixing Fan, Yanyan Lan, Xueqi Cheng


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A Linguistic Study on Relevance Modeling in Information Retrieval


Mar 01, 2021
Yixing Fan, Jiafeng Guo, Xinyu Ma, Ruqing Zhang, Yanyan Lan, Xueqi Cheng


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User-Inspired Posterior Network for Recommendation Reason Generation


Feb 16, 2021
Haolan Zhan, Hainan Zhang, Hongshen Chen, Lei Shen, Yanyan Lan, Zhuoye Ding, Dawei Yin

* SIGIR 2020 

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Match-Ignition: Plugging PageRank into Transformer for Long-form Text Matching


Jan 16, 2021
Liang Pang, Yanyan Lan, Xueqi Cheng


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Dynamic-K Recommendation with Personalized Decision Boundary


Dec 25, 2020
Yan Gao, Jiafeng Guo, Yanyan Lan, Huaming Liao

* CCIR 2017 
* 12 pages 

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Transformation Driven Visual Reasoning


Nov 26, 2020
Xin Hong, Yanyan Lan, Liang Pang, Jiafeng Guo, Xueqi Cheng


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Beyond Language: Learning Commonsense from Images for Reasoning


Oct 10, 2020
Wanqing Cui, Yanyan Lan, Liang Pang, Jiafeng Guo, Xueqi Cheng

* Accepted to EMNLP'20 Findings 

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Modeling Topical Relevance for Multi-Turn Dialogue Generation


Sep 27, 2020
Hainan Zhang, Yanyan Lan, Liang Pang, Hongshen Chen, Zhuoye Ding, Dawei Yin

* the 29th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence(IJCAI 2020) 

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Query Understanding via Intent Description Generation


Aug 25, 2020
Ruqing Zhang, Jiafeng Guo, Yixing Fan, Yanyan Lan, Xueqi Cheng

* Accepted as Long Research Paper in CIKM2020 

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Ranking Enhanced Dialogue Generation


Aug 13, 2020
Changying Hao, Liang Pang, Yanyan Lan, Fei Sun, Jiafeng Guo, Xueqi Cheng

* Accepted at CIKM 2020 

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On the Relation between Quality-Diversity Evaluation and Distribution-Fitting Goal in Text Generation


Jul 03, 2020
Jianing Li, Yanyan Lan, Jiafeng Guo, Xueqi Cheng

* 16 pages, 7 figures. Accepted by ICML2020 

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Match$^2$: A Matching over Matching Model for Similar Question Identification


Jun 21, 2020
Zizhen Wang, Yixing Fan, Jiafeng Guo, Liu Yang, Ruqing Zhang, Yanyan Lan, Xueqi Cheng, Hui Jiang, Xiaozhao Wang

* Accepted by SIGIR 2020. 10 pages 

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Robust Reinforcement Learning with Wasserstein Constraint


Jun 01, 2020
Linfang Hou, Liang Pang, Xin Hong, Yanyan Lan, Zhiming Ma, Dawei Yin


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L2R2: Leveraging Ranking for Abductive Reasoning


May 22, 2020
Yunchang Zhu, Liang Pang, Yanyan Lan, Xueqi Cheng

* SIGIR 2020 

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On Layer Normalization in the Transformer Architecture


Feb 12, 2020
Ruibin Xiong, Yunchang Yang, Di He, Kai Zheng, Shuxin Zheng, Chen Xing, Huishuai Zhang, Yanyan Lan, Liwei Wang, Tie-Yan Liu


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Neural or Statistical: An Empirical Study on Language Models for Chinese Input Recommendation on Mobile


Jul 09, 2019
Hainan Zhang, Yanyan Lan, Jiafeng Guo, Jun Xu, Xueqi Cheng

* LNCS2017 

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ReCoSa: Detecting the Relevant Contexts with Self-Attention for Multi-turn Dialogue Generation


Jul 09, 2019
Hainan Zhang, Yanyan Lan, Liang Pang, Jiafeng Guo, Xueqi Cheng

* ACL2019 

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Controlling Risk of Web Question Answering


May 27, 2019
Lixin Su, Jiafeng Guo, Yixing Fan, Yanyan Lan, Xueqi Cheng

* 42nd International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval 

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Outline Generation: Understanding the Inherent Content Structure of Documents


May 24, 2019
Ruqing Zhang, Jiafeng Guo, Yixing Fan, Yanyan Lan, Xueqi Cheng

* 10 pages, Long paper accepted by SIGIR 2019 

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HAS-QA: Hierarchical Answer Spans Model for Open-domain Question Answering


Jan 12, 2019
Liang Pang, Yanyan Lan, Jiafeng Guo, Jun Xu, Lixin Su, Xueqi Cheng

* AAAI 2019 

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A Tree Search Algorithm for Sequence Labeling


May 18, 2018
Yadi Lao, Jun Xu, Yanyan Lan, Jiafeng Guo, Sheng Gao, Xueqi Cheng


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