Currently, I'm an algorithm expert in Alibaba cloud, working on deep learning and transfer learning for many NLP tasks including paraphrastic sentence/doc embedding, neural conversation models, and sequence labeling. I'm in charge of building Ali Transfer learning Platform (ATP) for Alibaba cloud, supporting 5+ business units and 15+ applications in Alibaba group.

    My research interests mainly include Text Mining and Analytic, Deep Learning, Reinforcement Learning and Transfer Learning. From 2013 to 2014, I was visiting Language Technologies Institute, Carnegie Mellon University, working with Noah Smith and Alex Smola. In the summer of 2014, I worked as an intern at Google Inc., Mountain View, CA with Amr Ahmed and Yuan Wang.