Yushi SUN

I am a third-year PhD student at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) majored in Computer Science and Engineering supervised by prof. Lei CHEN.

I received the B.S. degree in Computer Science and Applied Mathematics from Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) in 2021. More details of me are introduced in my CV.

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My research interest lies in the following database topics: Data Preparation and Integration, Data Discovery, LLMs, and Crowd-sourcing. Representative papers are highlighted.

Crowd4U Cross-domain-aware Worker Selection with Training for Crowdsourced Annotation
Yushi Sun, Jiachuan Wang, Peng Cheng, Libin Zheng, Lei Chen, Jian Yin
ICDE, 2024

We proposed a novel cross-domain-aware worker selection with training approach for crowdsourcing.

data & code; paper
RECA RECA: Related Tables Enhanced Column Semantic Type Annotation Framework
Yushi Sun, Hao Xin, Lei Chen
VLDB, 2023

We defined a novel named entity schema for related and sub-related table discovery and alignment for enhancing the annotation quality of column semantic types.

data & code; paper
Awards and Honors
RedBird Academic Excellence Award for Continuing PhD Students (2022-2023)
RedBird PhD Scholarship (2021)
HKUST Academic Achievement Medal (2021)
First Class Honor graduate from HKUST (2021)
Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme (2021-2025)
Professional Services
Conference reviewer: CIKM 2023
Journal reviewer: TKDE 2024
Teaching Experience
Teaching Assistant of COMP 2711H Honors Discrete Mathematical Tools for Computer Science (2022 Fall)
Teaching Assistant of COMP 5712 Introduction to Combinatorial Optimization (2022 Spring)