Yan Wang

Professor
PhD, SIEEE

Smart System and Data Engineering Research Group
Department of Computing
Macquarie University
BD Building Room 354
Sydney, NSW 2109
Australia

Tel: +61-2-9850-9539
Fax: +61-2-9850-9551
Email: yan.wang@mq.edu.au

Macqaure PURE Google Scholar


Awards


Research Interests: recommender systems, trust computing, social computing, services computing


PhD Scholarships

General requirements for Master Research and PhD students can be found here.

Info about cotutelle PhD program (double PhD degrees program, or 双博士学位计划).


Projects


Research Supervision and Visitors

Postdoctoral Research Fellow:

Current Students

Completed Students

Visitors


Selected Refereed Publications

International Journal Articles

  1. F. Zhu, Y. Wang, J. Zhou, C. Chen, L. Li and G. Liu, A Unified Framework for Cross-Domain and Cross-System Recommendations, IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (TKDE), accepted, 2021
  2. G. Sun, G. Liu, Y. Wang, M. A. Orgun, Q.Z. Sheng and X. Zhou, Partition-Aware Graph Pattern based Node Matching with Updates, IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (TKDE), accepted, 2021,
  3. S. Wang, L. Cao, Y. Wang, Q. Z. Sheng, M. A. Orgun, D Lian, A Survey on Session-based Recommender Systems, ACM Computing Surveys (CSUR), accepted, 2021
  4. G. Sun, G. Liu, Y. Wang, M. Orgun, Q. Z. Sheng and X. Zhou, Incremental Graph Pattern based Node Matching with Multiple Updates, IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (TKDE), Vol. 33, Issue 4, pp 1585-1600, 2021 link
  5. J. Zou, B. Ye, L. Qu, Y. Wang, M. Orgun and L. Li, A Proof-of-Trust Consensus Protocol for Enhancing Accountability in Crowdsourcing Services, IEEE Transactions on Services Computing (TSC), Vol. 12, Issue 3, pp 429-445, May-June 2019 link
  6. G. Liu, Y. Liu, K. Zheng, A. Liu, Zh. Li, Y. Wang and X. Zhou, MCS-GPM: Multi-Constrained Simulation Based Graph Pattern Matching in Contextual Social Graphs, IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (TKDE), Vol. 30, Issue 6, pp. 1050-1064, 2018 link
  7. L. Qu, Y. Wang, M. A. Orgun, L. Liu, H. Liu and A. Bouguettaya, CCCloud: Context-aware and Credible Cloud Service Selection based on Subjective Assessment and Objective Assessment, IEEE Transactions on Services Computing (TSC), Vol. 8, Issue 3, pp. 369-383, 2015 link
  8. H. Zhang, Y. Wang, X. Zhang and E.-P. Lim, ReputationPro: The Efficient Approaches to Contextual Transaction Trust Computation in E-Commerce Environments, ACM Transactions on the Web (TWEB), Vol. 9, No. 1, article 2, 49 pages, 2015 link pdf
  9. X. Zhang, L. Cui, Y. Wang, CommTrust: Computing Multi-Dimensional Trust by Mining E-Commerce Feedback Comments, IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (TKDE), Vol. 26, No. 7, 2014, pp 1631-1643 link
  10. G. Liu, Y. Wang, M. A. Orgun and Ee-Peng Lim, Finding the Optimal Social Trust Path for the Selection of Trustworthy Service Providers in Complex Social Networks, IEEE Transactions on Services Computing (TSC), vol. 6, No. 2, pp. 152-167, April-June 2013 link pdf
  11. Y. Wang and L. Li, Two-Dimensional Trust Rating Aggregations in Service-Oriented Applications, IEEE Transactions on Services Computing (TSC), Vol. 4, No. 4, October-December 2011, pp. 257-271 link pdf
  12. Y. Wang and K-J Lin, Reputation-Oriented Trustworthy Computing in E-Commerce Environments, IEEE Internet Computing, July/August, pp. 55-59, 2008 link pdf

Refereed Conference Papers

  1. F. Zhu, Y. Wang, C. Chen, J. Zhou, L. Li and G. Liu, Cross-Domain Recommendation: Challenges, Progress, and Prospects, the 30th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI2021, Survey Track), Montreal, Canada, 21st -26th August, 2021
  2. S. Wang, L. Hu, Y. Wang, X. He, Q. Z. Sheng, M. Orgun, L. Cao, F. Ricci and P. S. Yu, Graph Learning based Recommender Systems: A Review, the 30th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI2021, Survey Track), Montreal, Canada, 21st -26th August, 2021
  3. F. Zhu, Y. Wang, C. Chen, G. Liu and X. Zheng, A Graphical and Attentional Framework for Dual-Target Cross-Domain Recommendation, Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence and the 17th Pacific Rim International Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI-PRICAI2020, Main Track, acceptance rate 12.6%), 11-17 July, Yokohama, Japan
  4. S. Wang, L. Hu, Y. Wang, Q. Z. Sheng, M. Orgun and L. Cao, Intention2Basket: A Neural Intention-driven Approach for Dynamic Next-basket Planning, Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence and the 17th Pacific Rim International Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI-PRICAI2020, Main Track, acceptance rate 12.6%), 11-17 July, Yokohama, Japan
  5. L. Tian, X. Zhang, Y. Wang and H. Liu, Early Detection of Rumours on Twitter via Stance Transfer Learning, 2020 European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR 2020), 14-17 April, 2020
  6. G. Sun, G. Liu, Y. Wang and X. Zhou, Updates-Aware Graph Pattern based Node Matching, the 36th IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE 2020, full paper), April 20-24, 2020, Dallas, Texas, USA
  7. S. Wang, L. Hu, Y. Wang, Q. Z. Sheng, M. A. Orgun and L. Cao, Intention Nets: Psychology-inspired User Choice Behavior Modeling for Next-basket Prediction, The Thirty-Fourth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-2020), Feb 7-12, 2020, New York, USA
  8. F. Zhu, C. Chen, Y. Wang, G. Liu and X. Zheng, DTCDR: A Framework for Dual-Target Cross-Domain Recommendation, the 28th ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM-2019), 3-7 November, 2019, Beijing, China
  9. B. Ye, Y. Wang, M. A. Orgun and Q. Z. Sheng, N2TM: A New Node to Trust Matrix Method for Spam Worker Defense in Crowdsourcing Environments, The 17th International Conference on Service-Oriented Computing (ICSOC 2019, full paper, Research Track, acceptance rate 15%), 28-31 October, 2019. Toulouse, France
  10. S. Wang, L. Hu, Y. Wang, L. Cao, Q. Z. Sheng and M. A. Orgun, Sequential Recommender Systems: Challenges, Progress and Prospects, 2019 International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI 2019, Survey Track, acceptance rate 17.6%), 10-16 August, Macau, China
  11. S. Wang, L. Hu, Y. Wang, Q. Z. Sheng, M. A. Orgun and L. Cao, Modeling Multi-Purpose Sessions for Next-Item Recommendations via Mixture-Channel Purpose Routing Networks, 2019 International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI 2019, Research Track, acceptance rate 17.9%), 10-16 August, Macau, China
  12. M. Khani, Y. Wang, M. A. Organ and F. Zhu, Context-Aware Trustworthy Service Evaluation and Recommendation in Social Internet of Things, The 16th International Conference on Service-Oriented Computing (ICSOC 2018, full paper, Research Track, acceptance rate 14.65%), 12-15, November, 2018, Hangzhou, China
  13. F. Zhu, Y. Wang, C. Chen, G. Liu, M. A. Orgun and J. Wu, A Deep Framework for Cross-Domain and Cross-System Recommendations, the 27th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence and the 23rd European Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI-ECAI-2018), Stockholm, Sweden, July 13-19, 2018
  14. D. Dong, X. Zheng, R. Zhang and Y. Wang, Recurrent Collaborative Filtering for Unifying General and Sequential Recommender, the 27th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence and the 23rd European Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI-ECAI-2018), Stockholm, Sweden, July 13-19, 2018
  15. G. Sun, G. Liu, Y. Wang, M. A. Orgun and X. Zhou, Incremental Graph Pattern based Node Matching, 34th IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE 2018), April 16 - 19, 2018, Paris, France
  16. L. Qu, Y. Wang and M. A. Orgun, An Uncertain Assessment Compatible Incentive Mechanism for Eliciting Continual and Truthful Assessments of Cloud Services, The 14th International Conference on Service Oriented Computing (ICSOC 2016, full paper, Research Track), October 10-13, 2016, Banff, Alberta, Canada
  17. F. Zhu, G. Liu, Y. Wang, M. A. Orgun, A. Liu, Z. Li and K. Zheng, A Robust Approach to Finding Trustworthy Influencers in Social E-Commerce Environments, The 14th International Conference on Service Oriented Computing (ICSOC 2016, full paper, Research Track), October 10-13, 2016, Banff, Alberta, Canada
  18. J. Zou, Y. Wang and M. A. Orgun, A Dispute Arbitration Protocol Based on a Peer-to-Peer Service Contract Management Scheme, 23rd International Conference on Web Services (IEEE ICWS 2016, Research Track, acceptance rate 14%, Best Student Paper Award & Top 5 Picks Award), June 27-July 2, 2016, San Francisco, USA
  19. C. Chen, X. Zheng, Y. Wang, F. Hong and D. Chen, Capturing Semantic Correlation for Item Recommendation in Tagging Systems, Thirtieth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-16), February 12–17, 2016, Phoenix, Arizona USA
  20. B. Ye, Y. Wang and L. Liu, CrowdTrust: A Context-Aware Trust Model for Workers Selection in Crowdsourcing Environments, 22nd IEEE International Conference on Web Services (IEEE ICWS 2015, Research Track, acceptance rate 17.4%), June 27 - July 2, 2015, New York, USA pdf
  21. G. Liu, K. Zheng, Y. Wang, M. A. Orgun, A. Liu, L. Zhao and X. Zhou, Multi-Constrained Graph Pattern Matching in Large-Scale Contextual Social Graphs, 31st International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE-2015), Seoul, Korea, 13-17 April, 2015 pdf
  22. X. Zheng, Y. Wang, M. A. Orgun, Y. Zhong and G. Liu, Trust Prediction with Propagation and Similarity Regularization, AAAI-2014, July 27-31, 2014, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
  23. C. Chen, X. Zheng, Y. Wang, F. Hong and Z. Lin, Context-aware Collaborative Topic Regression with Social Matrix Factorization for Recommender Systems, AAAI-2014, July 27-31, 2014, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
  24. G. Liu, Y. Wang and M. A. Orgun, Social Context-Aware Trust Network Discovery in Complex Contextual Social Networks, Twenty-Sixth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-12), August 22-26, 2012, Toronto, Canada, pp.101-107 pdf
  25. G. Liu, Y. Wang and M. A. Orgun, Trust Transitivity in Complex Social Networks, Twenty-Fifth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-11), August 7 - 11, 2011, San Francisco, California, USA, pp. 1222-1229 link pdf
  26. L. Li and Y. Wang, Subjective Trust Inference in Composite Services, the Twenty-Fourth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-2010), Atlanta, Georgia, USA, July 11–15, 2010, pp. 1377-1384 link pdf

Professional Activities

    Journal Editorial Boards

  1. Associate Editor, Frontiers in Big Data, Frontiers, since 2018
  2. Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Services Computing (TSC), since 2014
  3. Associate Editor, Human-centric Computing and Information Sciences (HCIS), Springer, since 2011
  4. Editorial board, Service-Oriented Computing & Applications (SOCA), Springer, 2011-2018
  5. Editorial board, International Journal of Web Engineering and Technology (IJWET), Inderscience Publisher, 2007-2011
  6. Guest co-Editor, special session on trusted computing, IEEE Access, 2017
  7. Guest co-Editor, special track on e-commerce of IEEE Internet Computing, 2008
  8. Keynote and Penalist

  9. Keynote, International Workshop on Self-Managing Pervasive Service Systems (SeMaPS 2012), co-located with the 10th International Conference on Service Oriented Computing (ICSOC 2012), 12 Nov, 2012, Shanghai, China
  10. Panelist, The 13th IEEE International Workshop on Future Trends of Distributed Computing Systems (FTDCS-2011), Banff, Canada, 2-3 September, 2011
  11. Conference Organisation

  12. General co-Chair IEEE ATC-2013, IEEE ATC-2014, IEEE MS2015, IEEE ICWS2016, IEEE CLOUD2017, AWC2018, AWC2019
  13. Program co-Chair IEEE SCC2011, ATC-2011, IEEE MS2014, SCC2018, SOSE2018, SCC2019
  14. Local Organisation Chair: IEEE DSAA2020
  15. Program Vice co-Chair IEEE SOCA'2010
  16. PhD Symposium co-Chair ICSOC2012, ICSOC2016
  17. co-Chair of Application and Industry Track IEEE SCC2012, IEEE CLOUD2013
  18. co-Chair of the Joint Special Track on Pervasive Social Computing @UIC'2010 and ATC'2010
  19. co-Chair of Mobile and Pervasive Commerce Track of ICEBE 2010
  20. Publicity co-Chair, CEC/EEE'08, ATC-09, ATC-2010, SocInfo2011, DFIS-13, TrustCom-2017
  21. Conference Program Committee Member (since 2018)

  22. PC member: IJCAI 2021 (Senior PC), ACM RecSys 2021, ICSOC 2021, SOSE 2021
  23. PC member: IEEE SCC 2020, AAAI2020 (AI and FinTech track), ACM RecSys2020, ICSOC2020
  24. PC member: ICSOC2019. ACM RecSys2019
  25. PC member: IJCAI2018 (Senior PC), PAKDD2018 (Senior PC), ACM RecSys-2018, IEEE EDGE2018


In my spare time, I'd like to play tennis, badminton or take some pictures. (Hong Kong, Singapore, Italy, Harbin, France 1 and France 2, Sydney 1, 2, 3, 4 and San Diego)


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