Mengying Zhou
PhD Student
School of Computer Science
Fudan University


About Me
I am a first-year Ph.D. student in the School of Computer Science at Fudan University, advised by Prof. Yang Chen. My research interests are user behavior analysis and modeling on multiple networks and information cascade.

I graduated from Lanzhou University in 2019 with a B.S. in Computer Science.

Fudan University, Shanghai, China         09/2019 - Present
   PhD student in Computer Science
  Advisor: Prof. Yang Chen

Tsinghua University, Beijing, China         06/2019 - 09/2019
   Research Intern in Department of Sociology
  Advisor: Prof. Jar-der Luo

Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China        07/2018 - 08/2018
   Research Intern in College of Computer Science and Technology
  Advisor: Prof. Weiming Lu

Peking University, Beijing, China            07/2017 - 08/2017

Lanzhou University, Lanzhou, China        09/2015 - 06/2019
   Undergraduate in Computer Science, Honor Class
  GPA: 4.8/5.0,  Ranking: 1/190,  

Internet Data Transfer Protocol QUIC: A Survey.
X. Li, Y. Chen, M. Zhou, X. Wang.
Proc. of the 8th CCF Internet Conference of China (ICoC’19), Nanjing, China, Aug. 2019.

Understanding the Behavioral Differences Between Users with Different Levels of Loyalty on Airbnb
  • Analyzing the behavioral differences between users with different levels of loyalty
  • Building a model to predict returning users based on the selected features

  • Data-Driven Management Platform for Social Organizations
  • Developing a WeChat mini-program to manage non-profile social organizations
  • Developing a system for social organizations to analyze the activities of their members from different aspects

  • Machine Learning-Based Headline Prediction
  • Training a model to determine whether a piece of news is possible to become a headline
  • Three metrics: the rate of propagation, the number of retweets and the influence of the topic

  • Awards
    Outstanding Graduate, Lanzhou University (Top 1%), 2019
    Chinese National Scholarship, Lanzhou University (Top 1%), 2018
    Chinese National Scholarship, Lanzhou University (Top 1%), 2017
    First Class Scholarship for Outstanding Students in Lanzhou University (Top 5%), 2016

    Last Update: 10/11/2019