Paper archive

Here is an archive for my (co-)authored conference papers, workshop papers and technical reports.


[1] Yisong Miao , Hongfu Liu, Wenqiang Lei, Nancy F. Chen, Min-Yen Kan (2024) Discursive Socratic Questioning: Evaluating the Faithfulness of Language Models’ Understanding of Discourse Relations. ACL 2024.

[2] Zi Yun Yang, Ziqing Zhang, Yisong Miao (2024). ELCo Dataset: Bridging Emoji and Lexical Composition.* LREC-COLING 2024. [PDF] [Slides] [The Dataset / Official Implementation]


[1] Saurabh Jain, Yisong Miao, Min-Yen Kan, Comparative Snippet Generation. [ 2022.ecnlp-1.7 (@ ACL Anthology) ] [ Poster (.pdf) ] [ Dataset (@ GitHub) ]


[1] Wenqiang Lei, Yisong Miao, Runpeng Xie, Bonnie Webber, Meichun Liu, Tat-Seng Chua and Nancy Chen (2021) Have We Solved The Hard Problem? It’s Not Easy! Contextual Lexical Contrast as a Means to Probe Neural Coherence (AAAI ‘21) [PDF] [Slides] [Poster] [Code and Data] [bib]

[2] Yisong Miao. (2021). Mining and Analyzing Questions from Paper Titles. An Engineering Trial Task. [Slides@Google] [Codebase@GitHub]

[3] Yihao Ang, Yisong Miao* . (*=Ordered Alphabetically) (2021) Towards Molecular-level Similarity Search based on Text Data. An In-Class Project in CS6219, Advanced Topics in Computer Systems. [Slides@here] [Code@GitHub]

[4] Yong Liang Goh* , Yongbin Li* , Yisong Miao*. (*=Ordered Alphabetically) (2021) Connecting the Dots: Explaining Human Reasoning on the Graph. A Case Study on Deep Question Generation. An In-Class Paper in CS6208, Advanced Topics in AI. [PDF] [Code upon request]


[1] Wenqiang Lei, Xiangnan He, Yisong Miao, Qingyun Wu, Richang Hong, Min-Yen Kan, Tat Seng Chua (2020). Estimation-Action-Reflection: Towards Deep Interaction Between Conversational and Recommender Systems. In Proceedings of the Thirteenth ACM International Conference on Web Search and Data Mining (WSDM ‘20). [PDF] [Slides] [Poster] [Codes and Project Websites @]

[2] Wenqiang Lei, Gangyi Zhang, Xiangnan He, Yisong Miao, Xiang Wang, Liang Chen and Tat-Seng Chua (2020). Interactive Path Reasoning on Graph for Conversational Recommendation. (KDD ‘20). [PDF] [Codes and Project Websites @]