KANG XIN

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Name
KANG XIN
Affiliation
Tokushima University

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Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2016
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Today
Assistant professor, Graduate School of Science and Technology, Tokushima University
 
Apr 2015
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Mar 2016
Assistant professor, Institute of Technology and Science, Tokushima University
 
Apr 2014
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Mar 2016
Postdoctoral researcher, Department of Electronics and Information Engineering, Tongji University
 

Education

 
Oct 2009
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Mar 2013
Information Science and Intelligent System, Graduate School of Advanced Technology and Science, Tokushima University
 
Sep 2016
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Apr 2009
Pattern recognition and intelligent system, Graduate School of Information Science and Engineering, Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications
 
Sep 2002
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Jul 2006
Software Engineering, Faculty of Software Engineering, Northeastern University (China)
 

Awards & Honors

 
Dec 2017
Learning Efficient Drawing Sequence Through Training of Recurrent Neural Network Model, Best Paper Award, The 12th International Conference on Natural Language Processing and Knowledge Engineering
 
Mar 2013
International Exchange Research Award, Tokushima University
Winner: Kang Xin
 
Nov 2011
Sampling Latent Emotions and Topics in a Hierarchical Bayesian Network, Best Paper Award, 7th International Conference on Natural Language Processing and Knowledge Engineering
Winner: Kang Xin
 
Jan 2005
Honorable Mention Award of Mathematical Contest in Modeling, Consortium for Mathematics and Its Applications
Winner: Kang Xin
 

Published Papers

 
Toward action comprehension for searching: Mining actionable intents in query entities
Xin Kang, Yunong Wu and Fuji Ren
Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology (JASIST)      Apr 2019   [Refereed]
Progressively Improving Supervised Emotion Classification Through Active Learning
Xin Kang, Yunong Wu and Fuji Ren
Multi-disciplinary Trends in Artificial Intelligence. MIWAI 2018. Lecture Notes in Computer Science   11248 49-57   Oct 2018   [Refereed]
Emoticon-based Emotion Analysis for Weibo Articles in Sentence Level
Yunong Wu, Xin Kang, Kazuyuki Matsumoto, Minoru Yoshida and Kenji Kita
Multi-disciplinary Trends in Artificial Intelligence. MIWAI 2018. Lecture Notes in Computer Science   11248 104-112   Oct 2018   [Refereed]
Employing Inception-Resnet-v2 and Bi-LSTM for Medical Domain Visual Question Answering
Zhou Yangyang, Xin Kang, Fuji Ren
CEUR Workshop Proceedings (CEUR-WS.org)   2125    Sep 2018   [Refereed]
Improving LEO Robot ConversationalAbility via Deep Learning Algorithms for 416 Children with Autism
Tianhao She, Xin Kang, Shun Nishide, Fuji Ren
Proceedings of 2018 5th IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing and Intelligence Systems (CCIS2018)   416-420   Nov 2018   [Refereed]
Emotion recognition for Twitter language based on lingual and expressional information
Yoshie Setsu, Xin Kang, Shun Nishide, Fuji Ren
Proceedings of 2018 5th IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing and Intelligence Systems (CCIS2018)   730-734   Nov 2018   [Refereed]
TUA1 at eRisk 2018
Liu Ning, Zhou Zheng, Xin Kang, Fuji Ren
CEUR Workshop Proceedings (CEUR-WS.org)   2125    Sep 2018   [Refereed]
Sentence Emotion Classification for Intelligent Robotics Based on Word Lexicon and Emoticon Emotions
Yunong Wu, Xin Kang, Kazuyuki Matsumoto, Minoru Yoshida, Kenji Kita
Proceedings of the International Conference of Intelligent Robotic and Control Engineering   38-41   Aug 2018   [Refereed]
Xin Kang, Fuji Ren, Yunong Wu
IEEE/CAA Journal of Automatica Sinica   5(1) 204-216   Jan 2018   [Refereed]
TUA1 at the NTCIR-13 Actionable Knowledge Graph Task: Sampling Related Actions from Online Searching
Xin Kang, Yunong Wu, Fuji Ren
Proceedings of the 13th NTCIR Conference on Evaluation of Information Access Technologies   346-353   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
TUA1 at NTCIR-13 Short Text Conversation 2 Task
Yunong Wu, Xin Kang, Kenji Kita, Fuji Ren
Proceedings of the 13th NTCIR Conference on Evaluation of Information Access Technologies   211-214   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Exploring the Relations Between Posts and Comments for Short Text Conversation
Yunong Wu, Kenji Kita, Kazuyuki Matsumoto, Xin Kang, Fuji Ren
Proceedings of The 12th International Conference on Natural Language Processing and Knowledge Engineering (NLP-KE17)   228-238   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Mining Actionable Intents to Facilitate Search Engine Users' Actions
Xin Kang, Yunong Wu, Fuji Ren
Proceedings of The 12th International Conference on Natural Language Processing and Knowledge Engineering (NLP-KE17)   343-351   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Medweb Task: Identify Multi-Symptoms from Tweets Based on Active Learning and Semantic Information
Chao Li, Xin Kang, Fuji Ren
Proceedings of the 13th NTCIR Conference on Evaluation of Information Access Technologies   75-80   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
RESEARCH ON CONSTRUCTION AND ANALYSIS OF JAPANESE-CHINESE EMOTIONAL EXPRESSION CORPUS
Ruixue Xia, Fuji Ren, Xin Kang, Shun Nishide
Proceedings of The 12th International Conference on Natural Language Processing and Knowledge Engineering (NLP-KE17)   216-223   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Learning Efficient Drawing Sequence Through Training of Recurrent Neural Network Model
Yasuda Tadayoshi, Yamashita Maki, Shun Nishide, Xin Kang, Fuji Ren
Proceedings of The 12th International Conference on Natural Language Processing and Knowledge Engineering (NLP-KE17)   65-76   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Building Emotional Corpus for Microblogging Emoticons
Qian Zhang, Fuji Ren, Xin Kang, Shun Nishide, Shibing Zhang, Xiaoge Zhang
Proceedings of The 12th International Conference on Natural Language Processing and Knowledge Engineering (NLP-KE17)   289-303   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Recognizing facial emotions in the video
Qianlu Huang, Fuji Ren, Xin Kang, Shun Nishide, Qiang Wang
Proceedings of The 12th International Conference on Natural Language Processing and Knowledge Engineering (NLP-KE17)   316-327   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Constructing A Short Text Conversation system Based on the Relations Between Posts and Comments
Yunong Wu, Kenji Kita, Kazuyuki Matsumoto, Xin Kang, Fuji Ren
International Journal of Advanced Intelligence (IJAI)   9(3) 369-380   Sep 2017   [Refereed]
Disambiguating Users' Temporal Intent in Search Queries with Deep Neural Networks
Xin Kang, Fuji Ren, Yunong Wu
International Journal of Advanced Intelligence (IJAI)   9(1) 11-28   Mar 2017   [Refereed]
Chao Li, Fuji Ren, Xin Kang
WSEAS TRANSACTIONS ON COMPUTERS   15 258-264   Dec 2016   [Refereed]
In this paper, we propose a approach based on distributional semantic model to the selectional preference in the verb & dobj (direct object) relationship. The distributional representations of words are employed as the semantic feature by using th...
KGO at the NTCIR-12 Temporalia Task: Exploring Temporal Information in Search Queries
Xin Kang, Yunong Wu, Fuji Ren
Proceedings of the 12th NTCIR Conference on Evaluation of Information Access Technologies   247-252   Jun 2016   [Refereed]
Developing a Japanese Adverb-Emotion Corpus to Investigate the Effect of Adverbs in Japanese Sentence Emotion Classification
Sun Yan, Fuji Ren, Xin Kang, Quan Changqin
International Journal of Advanced Intelligence (IJAI)   8(1) 99-116   May 2016   [Refereed]
Xin Kang, Fuji Ren
2016 IEEE 13th International Conference on Networking, Sensing, and Control (ICNSC)   1-6   May 2016   [Refereed]
The research of inferring emotions in natural language is confronted with two major challenges: the lack of basic knowledge in emotion expressions and the co-occurrence of separate emotions through all language unites. In this paper, we propose a ...
Verb-object Selectional Preferences in Chinese Based on Distributional Semantic Model
Chao Li, Fuji Ren, Xin Kang
18th International Conference on Mathematical Methods, Computational Techniques and Intelligent Systems (MAMECTIS '16)   59-62   Jan 2016   [Refereed]
In this paper, we propose a approach based on distributional semantic model on selectional preference task in the verb & dobj (direct object) relationship. The distributional representations of words are employed as the semantic feature by using t...
Xin Kang, Fuji Ren, Yunong Wu
IEEJ Transactions on Electrical and Electronic Engineering   11(6) 768-775   2016   [Refereed]
Yan Sun, Quan Changqin, Xin Kang, Zuopeng Zhang, Fuji Ren
Information Technology and Management   16(4) 303-311   Dec 2015   [Refereed]
The growing interests of affective computing(AC) and its implementation in e-business demandresearchers to explore the applications of AC techniques indetecting customer emotions. Recent studies have shownthat language is powerful in conveying emo...
Fuji Ren, Xin Kang, Quan Changqin
IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics   20(5) 1384-1396   Jul 2015   [Refereed]
Suicide has been a major cause of death throughout the world. Recent studies have proved a reliable connection between the emotional traits and suicide. However, detection and prevention of suicide are mostly carried out in the clinical centers, w...
Xin Kang, Yunong Wu, Zhang Zhifei
Computational Linguistics   68-73   Jul 2015   [Refereed]
TUTA1 at the NTCIR-11 Temporalia Task
Yu Haitao, Xin Kang, Fuji Ren
Proceedings of the 11th NTCIR Conference   461-467   Dec 2014   [Refereed]
Fuji Ren, Xin Kang
Computer Speech & Language   27(4) 943-968   Jun 2013   [Refereed]
Traditional emotion models, when tagging single emotions in documents, often ignore the fact that most documents convey complex human emotions. In this paper, we join emotion analysis with topic models to find complex emotions in documents, as wel...
Yunong Wu, Kenji Kita, Kazuyuki Matsumoto, Xin Kang
Computational Linguistics and Intelligent Text Processing (CICLING-2013)   7817 149-160   Mar 2013   [Refereed]
Predicting Complex Word Emotions and Topics through a Hierarchical Bayesian Network
Xin Kang, Fuji Ren
China Communications(1673-5447)   9(3) 99-109   Mar 2012   [Refereed]
In this paper, we provide a Word Emotion Topic (WET) model to predict the complex word e-motion information from text, and discover the dis-tribution of emotions among different topics. A complex emotion is defined as the combination of one or mor...
Yunong Wu, Kenji Kita, Fuji Ren, Kazuyuki Matsumoto, Xin Kang
International Journal of Intelligent Engineering and Systems(2185-310X)[2185-310X]   4(4) 19-26   Dec 2011   [Refereed]
In this study, we make a scheme to explore the importance of modification relation for the emotional keywords annotation and emotion types recognition. We extract three modification features which are degree words,negative words and conjunctions f...
Exploring Emotional Words for Chinese Document Chief Emotion Analysis
Yunong Wu, Kenji Kita, Fuji Ren, Kazuyuki Matsumoto, Xin Kang
The 25th Pacific Asia Conference on Language, Information, and Computation (PACLIC25)   597-606   Dec 2011   [Refereed]
Yunong Wu, Kenji Kita, Fuji Ren, Kazuyuki Matsumoto, Xin Kang
The 4th International Conference on Intelligent Networks and Intelligent Systems (ICINIS2011)   81-88   Nov 2011   [Refereed]
Xin Kang, Fuji Ren
The 7th IEEE International Conference on Natural Language Processing and Knowledge Engineering (NLP-KE)   37-42   Nov 2011   [Refereed]
Xin Kang, Fuji Ren, Yunong Wu
Proc. IEEE International Conference on Natural Language Processing and Knowledge Engineering   1-5   Aug 2010   [Refereed]
Xin Kang, Wang Xiaojie, Fuji Ren
The 4th IEEE International Conference on Natural Language Processing and Knowledge Engineering (NLP-KE)   1-7   Oct 2008   [Refereed]
A Simple Method Improving Precision of Cross Domain Bilingual Sentence Alignment
Xin Kang, Wang Xiaojie, Tan Yongmei, Fuji Ren
International Conference on Advanced Intelligence (ICAI-08)   204-210   Oct 2008   [Refereed]

Misc

 
連続感情空間上の感情状態遷移に基づく人間・ロボット対話システム
Hiroki Urakami, Shun Nishide, Xin Kang, Fuji Ren
情報処理学会全国大会講演論文集   399-400   Mar 2018
神経回路モデルを用いたプリミティブの階層的学習
Tadayoshi Yasuda, Shun Nishide, Xin Kang, Fuji Ren
情報処理学会全国大会講演論文集   219-220   Mar 2018
心的状態遷移ネットワークに基づく感情会話システムの構築
Yusuki Sugimoto, Fuji Ren, Shun Nishide, Xin Kang
言語処理学会年次大会   658-661   Mar 2018
リカレントニューラルネットワークモデルを用いた図形の描画系列学習
Yuiko Takata, Shun Nishide, Xin Kang, Fuji Ren
情報処理学会全国大会講演論文集   489-490   Mar 2018
Human Pose Recognition in Robots Based on Angle of Joint Vector
Yuming Xu, Fuji Ren, Xin Kang, Shun Nishide, Ping Jiang
Proceedings of The 12th International Conference on Natural Language Processing and Knowledge Engineering (NLP-KE17)   304-315   Dec 2017   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
The most friendly deep learning introductory classroom
Hiroki Tanioka, Xin Kang (Part:Joint Work, Chapter 5, Chapter 6)
Sotec Co., Ltd.   Feb 2018   
Artificial Intelligence with Uncertainty
Deyi Li, Yi Du, Fuji Ren, Shun Nishide, Kazuyuki Matsumoto, Xin Kang, Duo Feng, Mengjia He (Part:Joint Translation, Chapter 1, Chapter 6, Chapter 7)
NTS Co., Ltd.   Apr 2017   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
言語処理に基づく感情認識 [Invited]
Xin Kang
エンジニアリングフェスティバル 2016   Sep 2016   

Teaching Experience

 
 

Research Grants & Projects

 
Learning conversation agents for long-vision response generation in multi-ro und communications
JSPS: Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists
Project Year: Apr 2019 - Mar 2022    Investigator(s): KANG XIN