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Mentors & Mentees

My Mentees

Current Mentees: I am very glad to supervise the following talented and devoted students:

  • Flavio Schneider (he/him, Switzerland): 2021 – now. Master project, related to NLP4SG. Master in CS at ETH 2020-2022.
  • Andreas Opedal (he/him, Switzerland): 2021 – now. Master project, related to NLP+Causality. Master in CS at ETH 2019-2021.
  • Yiwen Ding (she/her, US): 2021 – now. Undergrad research, related to NLP4SG. Undergrad in CS at University of Michigan 2018-2022.
  • Zhiheng Lyu (he/him, Hong Kong): 2021 – now. Undergrad research, related to interpretability. Undergrad in CS at University of Hong Kong 2018-2022.
  • Justus Mattern (he/him, Germany): 2021 – now. Undergrad research, related to robustness and text style transfer. Undergrad in Math at RWTH Aachen University 2020-2023.
  • Abhinav Lalwani (he/him, India): 2021 – now. Undergrad research, related to logical fallacy. Undergrad in CS at BITS Pilani 2018-2022.
  • Yuxin Wang (he/him, China): 2021 – now. Master project, related to causality for interpretability. Master in CS at Tsinghua University 2020-2023.

Previous Mentees: I had wonderful experience with the following previous students:

  • Jingwei Ni (he/him): 2020-2021. Undergrad research (EMNLP 2021 + aiming at another paper for ACL 2022), related to NLP+Causality. Finished Bachelor in CS at University of Hong Kong in 2021, and started Master in CS at UCL.
  • Sumon Kanti Dey (he/him, Bangladesh): 2021. Individual research project, related to NLP4SG.
  • Lea Künstler (she/her, Switzerland): 2021, Bachelor Thesis on automating meta-analysis. Finished Bachelor in CS at ETH in 2021, and started Master in CS at ETH in 2021.
  • Tejas Vaidhya (he/him, India): 2021. Undergrad research (EMNLP 2021 x2), related to NLP+Causality. Undergrad in CS at IIT Kharagpur 2017-2022.
  • Ayush Kaushal (he/him, India): 2021. Undergrad research (EMNLP 2021 oral), related to NLP+Causality. Finished Bachelor in CS at IIT Kharagpur in 2021, and started Master in CS at UT Austin.
  • Xiaoyu Xing (she/her, China): 2020. Master project (EMNLP 2020), related to model robustness. Finished Master in CS at Fudan University in 2021, and started job at Microsoft.
  • Yuchun Dai (he/him, China): 2020. Undergrad research, related to model robustness. Undergrad in CS at Fudan University 2018-2022.
  • Yongyi Yang (he/him, China): 2019 – 2020. Undergrad research (EMNLP 2020), related to IE. Finished bachelor in CS at Fudan University in 2020, and started research at Amazon AI in 2020.

People Empowering Me

During my PhD: I really appreciate the support from

Before my PhD (2018-2020): This is the period when I get to learn what is research, and do preliminary explorations. I am very thankful for the crucial help of