A/Prof. Gang Li

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Associate Professor

Faculty

Faculty of Sci Eng & Built Env

Department

School of Info Technology

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Biography

Gang Li, IEEE senior member, received his PhD in computer science in 2005. He joined the School of Information Technology at Deakin University (Australia) as associate lecturer (2004-2006), lecturer (2007-2011), senior lecturer (2012-2016).  His research interests are in the area of data mining, machine learning and business intelligence.

He serves on the IEEE Data Mining and Big Data Analytics Technical Committee (2017 Vice Chair), and IEEE Enterprise Information Systems Technical Committee, IEEE Enterprise Architecture and Engineering Technical Committee, and serves as vice-chair for IEEE Task force on Educational Data Mining.

He acts as an associate editor for IEEE Access (IEEE), Decision Support Systems (Elsevier) and Interlending & Document Supply (Emerald), and Human-Centric Computing and Information Sciences (Springer) etc. He has been the guest editor for IEEE Access, the Chinese Journal of Computer, Journal of Networks, Future Generation Computer Systems (Elsevier), Concurrency and Computation: Practise and Experience (Wiley) and Enterprise Information Systems (Taylor&Francis).

He has co-authored 6 papers that won best paper prizes, including IEEE Trustcom 2016 best student paper award, Journal Paper of the Year (2015, 3rd award) from IFITT,  the PAKDD2014 best student paper award, ACM/IEEE ASONAM2012 best paper award, the 2007 Nightingale Prize by Springer journal Medical and Biological Engineering and Computing. He has also conducted research projects on tourism and hospitality management. He served on the Program Committee for over 120 international conferences in artificial intelligence, data mining and machine learning, tourism and hospitality management, and is a regular reviewer for International Journals in the areas of data science, privacy protection, recommendation system, and business intelligence.

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Research interests

Data Mining and Machine Learning, Network and Data Security,  Behavior Informatics, Tourism and Hospitality

Teaching interests

I am the course director for Master of IT (S778/S779, 2017-), and was the founding director for Master of Data Analytics (S777/S677, 2016) and Bachelor of computer science (S306, 2015).

My teaching interests include: Data Mining, Business Intelligence, Data Structure and Algorithms, Database and Information Retrieval, Web Programming, CISCO, Multimedia Analysis and Processing, etc.

Units taught

  • SIT742 Modern Data Science (founding unit chair, since 2016)
  • SIT111 Introduction to Computer Science (founding unit chair, since 2015)
  • SED102 Engineering Graphics and CAD (2012)
  • SIT772 Database and Information Retrieval (unit chair, since 2010)
  • SIT775 IT Services in Organizations (unit chair, since 2010)
  • SIT717 Enterprise Business Intelligence (unit chair, since 2005)
  • SIT364 Multimedia Delivery System (unit chair, 2006, since 2008)
  • SIT361 Multimedia Systems and Technology (unit chair, since 2006)
  • SIT221 Classes, Libraries and Algorithms (2005-2013)
  • SIT242 Knowledge-based System (unit chair, 2005)
  • SIT774 Web and Internet Programming (unit chair, 2007)
  • SIT783 Linux and Open Source (2005)
  • SIT337 Data Mining (2005)
  • SIT372 Data Mining (founding unit chair)
  • SIT771 Object-Oriented Programming (2004)
  • SIT272/SIT701 CISCO CCNA Program (CCNA Exploration 1/2/3/4)
  • Machine Learning (Honours Unit, unit chair, since 2005)
  • Intelligent Multimedia Processing (Honours Unit, unit chair, since 2007)

Knowledge areas

Data Science, Machine Learning, Decision Support Systems, Network and Data Security,  Behavior Informatics, Tourism and Hospitality, Business Intelligence

Expertise

data mining, machine learning, decision support systems, tourism/hospitality management
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Computers
  • Information systems
  • Tourism

Professional activities

Editorial Board:

  • IEEE Access (IEEE, Associate Editor)
  • Decision Support Systems (Elsevier, Associate Editor)
  • Interlending & Document Supply (Emerald)
  • Human-Centric Computing and Information Sciences (Springer)

Grant Reviewer

  • Czech Science Foundation (2013- )

External Examiner for HDR (PhD/Msc) Thesis:

  • University of Technology (Sydney), Australia
  • Queensland University of Technology, Australia
  • University of Melbourne, Australia
  • Bahauddin Zakariya University, Pakistan
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

Reviewer for the following international journals:

  • Artificial Intelligence in Medicine
  • Decision Support Systems
  • Frontiers of Computer Science
  • Future Generation of Computer Systems
  • Social Network Analysis and Mining
  • Information Sciences: An International Journal
  • Knowledge and Information System 
  • Journal of Network and Computer Applications
  • IEEE Transactions on DSC
  • IEEE Transactions on KDE 
  • IEEE Transactions on SMC(B)
  • IEEE Transactions on SMC(C)
  • IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems
  • Journal of Research and Practice in Information Technology
  • Journal of Travel and Tourism Marketing 
  • Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research
  • Tourism Management
  • Hospitality Management

Research groups

Team for Universal Learning and Intelligent Processing (TULIP Lab) at http://www.tulip.org.au 

Publications

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2017

Temporal analysis of tourism research collaboration network

W Fan, G Li, R Law

(2017), Vol. 41, pp. 643-672, Journal of hospitality & tourism research, London, Eng., C1

journal

Preference relation-based Markov Random Fields for recommender systems

S Liu, G Li, T Tran, Y Jiang

(2017), Vol. 106, pp. 523-546, Machine learning, New York, N.Y., C1

journal

An overview of protection of privacy in multibiometrics

I Natgunanathan, A Mehmood, Y Xiang, G Hua, G Li, S Bangay

(2017), pp. 1-21, Multimedia tools and applications, New York, N.Y., C1

journal

Answering differentially private queries for continual datasets release

T Zhu, G Li, P Xiong, W Zhou

(2017), pp. 1-12, Future generation computer systems, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Differentially private data publishing and analysis: a survey

T Zhu, G Li, W Zhou, P Yu

(2017), Vol. 29, pp. 1619-1638, IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, Piscataway, N.J., C1

journal

WiseFi: activity localization and recognition on commodity off-the-shelf WiFi devices

D Zhu, N Pang, G Li, S Liu

(2017), pp. 562-569, HPCC/Smart City/DSS 2016 : Proceedings of the 18th IEEE International Conference on High Performance Computing and Communications, 14th IEEE International Conference on Smart City and 2nd IEEE International Conference on Data Science and Systems, Sydney, N.S.W., E1

conference

Evaluating museum visitor experiences based on user-generated travel photos

H Vu, J Luo, B Ye, G Li, R Law

(2017), pp. 1-14, Journal of Travel and Tourism Marketing, Philadelphia, Pa., C1

journal

NotiFi: a ubiquitous WiFi-based abnormal activity detection system

D Zhu, N Pang, G Li, S Liu

(2017), pp. 1766-1773, IJCNN 2017 : Proceedings of the International Joint Conference on Neural Networks 2017, Anchorage, Alaska, E1-1

conference

FEPDF: a robust feature extractor for malicious PDF detection

M Li, Y Liu, M Yu, G Li, Y Wang, C Liu

(2017), pp. 218-224, Trustcom/BigDataSE/ICESS 2017 : Proceedings of the 16th IEEE International Conference on Trust, Security and Privacy in Computing and Communications, 11th IEEE International Conference on Big Data Science and Engineering and 14th IEEE International Conference on Embedded Software and Systems, Sydney, New South Wales, E1

conference

A novel approach for information discovery in wireless sensor grids

M Tissera, R Doss, G Li, V Mak-Hau, L Batten

(2017), pp. 1-23, Journal of network and systems management, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal
2016

Privacy-preserving topic model for tagging recommender systems

T Zhu, G Li, W Zhou, P Xiong, C Yuan

(2016), Vol. 46, pp. 33-58, Knowledge and information systems, London, Eng., C1

journal

A differentially private algorithm for location data release

P Xiong, T Zhu, W Niu, G Li

(2016), Vol. 47, pp. 647-669, Knowledge and information systems, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal

Exploring probabilistic follow relationship to prevent collusive peer-to-peer piracy

W Niu, E Tong, Q Li, G Li, X Wen, J Tan, L Guo

(2016), Vol. 48, pp. 111-141, Knowledge and Information Systems, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal

Energy efficient sleep schedule with service coverage guarantee in wireless sensor networks

B Zhang, E Tong, J Hao, W Niu, G Li

(2016), Vol. 24, pp. 834-858, Journal of network and systems management, New York, N.Y., C1

journal

Preference relation-based markov random fields

S Liu, G Li, T Tran, J Yuan

(2016), pp. 1-16, ACML 2015: Proceedings of the 7th Asian Conference on Machine Learning, Hong Kong, E1

conference

Design and evaluation of coordinated in-network caching model for content centric networking

Y Xu, S Ci, Y Li, T Lin, G Li

(2016), Vol. 110, pp. 266-283, Computer networks, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Boosting imbalanced data learning with Wiener process oversampling

Q Li, G Li, W Niu, Y Cao, L Chang, J Tan, L Guo

(2016), pp. 1-16, Frontiers of computer science, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal

Riemannian optimization with subspace tracking for low-rank recovery

Q Li, W Niu, G Li, J Tan, G Xiong, L Guo

(2016), pp. 3280-3287, IJCNN 2016: Proceedings of the IEEE International Joint Conference on Neural Networks, Vancouver, Canada, E1

conference

WiN: non-invasive abnormal activity detection leveraging fine-grained WiFi signals

D Zhu, N Pang, G Li, W Rong, Z Fan

(2016), pp. 744-751, IEEE TrustCom/BigDataSE/ISPA 2016 : Proceedings of the 15th IEEE International Conference on Trust, Security and Privacy in Computing and Communications, 10th IEEE International Conference on Big Data Science and Engineering and the 14th IEEE International Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Processing with Applications, Tianjin, China, E1

conference

Opportunistic probe: an efficient adaptive detection model for collaborative intrusion detection

D Zhu, N Pang, G Li, W Rong

(2016), pp. 430-437, ICPADS 2016: Proceedings of the IEEE 22nd International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Wuhan, China, E1

conference
2015

Parallel bucket sorting on graphics processing units based on convex optimization

G Beliakov, G Li, S Liu

(2015), Vol. 64, pp. 1033-1055, Optimization, Abingdon, Eng., C1

journal

Exploring the travel behaviors of inbound tourists to Hong Kong using geotagged photos

H Vu, G Li, R Law, B Ye

(2015), Vol. 46, pp. 222-232, Tourism management, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Identifying emerging hotel preferences using emerging pattern mining technique

G Li, R Law, H Vu, J Rong, X Zhao

(2015), Vol. 46, pp. 311-321, Tourism management, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Recover fault services via complex service-to-node mappings in wireless sensor networks

Q Li, W Niu, G Li, E Tong, Y Hu, P Liu, L Guo

(2015), Vol. 23, pp. 474-501, Journal of network and systems management, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal

Accuracy of impact factors in tourism journals

R Law, G Li

(2015), Vol. 50, pp. 19-21, Annals of tourism research, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Correlated differential privacy: hiding information in non-IID data set

T Zhu, P Xiong, G Li, W Zhou

(2015), Vol. 10, pp. 229-242, IEEE transactions on information forensics and security, Piscataway, N.J., C1

journal

Novel approach for information discovery in autonomous wireless sensor networks

M Tissera, R Ram Mohan Doss, G Li, L Batten

(2015), Vol. 523, pp. 47-60, Future network systems and security : first international conference, FNSS 2015, Paris, France, June 11-13, 2015, Proceedings, Berlin, Germany, B1

chapter

Characterizing compactness of geometrical clusters using fuzzy measures

G Beliakov, G Li, H Vu, T Wilkin

(2015), Vol. 23, pp. 1030-1043, IEEE transactions on fuzzy systems, Piscataway, N.J., C1

journal

Segregation-of-duties conflicts in the insider threat landscape: an overview and case study

S Ballesteros, L Pan, L Batten, G Li

(2015), pp. 367-370, ERMM 2015: Proceedings of the 2015 International Conference on Education Reform and Modern Management, Hong Kong, E1

conference

A survey of recommendation techniques based on offline data processing

Y Ren, G Li, W Zhou

(2015), Vol. 27, pp. 3915-3942, Concurrency computation: practice and experience, London, Eng., C1

journal

Privacy preserving data release for tagging recommender systems

T Zhu, G Li, Y Ren, W Zhou, P Xiong

(2015), Vol. 13, pp. 229-246, Web intelligence, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Lingo: Linearized Grassmannian optimization for nuclear norm minimization

Q Li, W Niu, G Li, Y Cao, J Tan, L Guo

(2015), pp. 801-809, CIKM 2015: Proceedings of the 24th ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, Melbourne, Victoria, E1

conference

Fast and energy efficient data storage for information discovery in multi-dimensional WSNs

Tissera, R Ram Mohan Doss, G Li, L Batten

(2015), pp. 88-93, ITNAC 2015: Proceedings of the 25th International Telecommunication Networks and Applications Conference, Sydney, New South Wales, E1

conference

Preference relation-based Markov random fields for recommender systems

S Liu, G Li, T Tran, Y Jiang

(2015), Vol. 45, pp. 157-172, ACML 2015 - 7th Asian Conference on Machine Learning, Hong Kong, E1-1

conference
2014

Context-aware service ranking in wireless sensor networks

W Niu, J Lei, E Tong, G Li, L Chang, Z Shi, S Ci

(2014), Vol. 22, pp. 50-74, Journal of network and systems management, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal

Bloom filter-based workflow management to enable QoS guarantee in wireless sensor networks

E Tong, W Niu, G Li, D Tang, L Chang, Z Shi, S Ci

(2014), Vol. 39, pp. 38-51, Journal of network and computer applications, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Android malware detection with contrasting permission patterns

P Xiong, X Wang, W Niu, T Zhu, G Li

(2014), Vol. 11, pp. 1-14, China communications, Piscataway, N.J., C1

journal

A choquet integral toolbox and its application in customer preference analysis

H Vu, G Beliakov, G Li

(2014), pp. 247-272, Data mining applications with R, Waltham, MA., B1

chapter

Discovering implicit criteria preferences reflected in tourism journal ranking lists using the Choquet Integral

R Law, H Vu, G Li

(2014), Vol. 19, pp. 662-679, Asia Pacific journal of tourism research, Abingdon, England, C1

journal

Deferentially private tagging recommendation based on topic model

T Zhu, G Li, W Zhou, P Xiong, C Yuan

(2014), Vol. 8443 Part 1, pp. 557-568, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), Heidelberg, Germany, B1

chapter

Current state of China tourism research

D Leung, G Li, L Fong, R Law, A Lo

(2014), Vol. 17, pp. 679-704, Current issues in tourism, Abingdon, England, C1

journal

A block-aware hybrid data dissemination with hotspot elimination in wireless sensor network

W Niu, G Li, E Tong, Q Sheng, Q Li, Y Hu, A Vasilakos, L Guo

(2014), Vol. 44, pp. 120-133, Journal of network and computer applications, London, England, C1

journal

An insight into research performance through a citation counting analysis

H Lee, N Au, G Li, R Law

(2014), Vol. 21, pp. 54-63, Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Management, Cambridge, United Kingdom, C1

journal

Privacy preserving in location data release: A differential privacy approach

P Xiong, T Zhu, L Pan, W Niu, G Li

(2014), Vol. 8862, pp. 183-195, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), Berlin, Germany, B1

chapter

Fuzzy measures of pixel cluster compactness

G Beliakov, G Li, H Vu, T Wilkin

(2014), pp. 1104-1111, FUZZ-IEEE 2014 : Proceedings of the 2014 IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems, Beijing, China, E1

conference

The maximum imputation framework for neighborhood-based collaborative filtering

Yongli Ren, Gang Li, Jun Zhang, Wanlei Zhou

(2014), Vol. 4, pp. 1-15, Social Network Analysis and Mining, C1

journal

Ordinal random fields for recommender systems

S Liu, T Tran, G Li, Y Jiang

(2014), Vol. 39, pp. 283-298, ACML 2014: Proceedings of the Sixth Asian Conference on Machine Learning, Nha Trang, Vietnam, E1

conference

Energy efficient information discovery approach for range queries in multi-dimensional WSNs

M Tissera, R Ram Mohan Doss, G Li, L Batten

(2014), pp. 1-6, ICWiSe 2014: Proceedings of the IEEE Conference on Wireless Sensors, Subang, Selangor, Malaysia, E1

conference

Privacy preserving collaborative filtering for KNN attack resisting

T Zhu, G Li, L Pan, Y Ren, W Zhou

(2014), Vol. 4, pp. 1-14, Social network analysis and mining, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

journal

Modelling personal preferences for Top-N movie recommendations

Y Ren, G Li, W Zhou

(2014), Vol. 12, pp. 289-307, Web intelligence, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal
2013

A policy-based web service redundancy detection in wireless sensor networks

Y Xu, W Niu, H Tang, G Li, Z Zhao, S Ci

(2013), Vol. 21, pp. 384-407, Journal of network and systems management, New York, N. Y., C1

journal

Discovering the hotel selection preferences of Hong Kong inbound travelers using the Choquet Integral

G Li, R Law, H Vu, J Rong

(2013), Vol. 36, pp. 321-330, Tourism management, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Analyzing changes in hotel customers' expectations by trip mode

S Liu, R Law, J Rong, G Li, J Hall

(2013), Vol. 34, pp. 359-371, International journal of hospitality management, Oxford, England, C1

journal

AdaM : adaptive-maximum imputation for neighborhood-based collaborative filtering

Y Ren, G Li, J Zhang, W Zhou

(2013), pp. 628-635, ASONAM 2013 : Proceedings of the IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining, Niagara, Ontario, E1

conference

Differential privacy for neighborhood-based collaborative filtering

T Zhu, G Li, Y Ren, W Zhou, P Xiong

(2013), pp. 752-759, ASONAM 2013 : Proceedings of the IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining, Niagara, Ontario, E1

conference

Information discovery in multidimensional wireless sensor networks

M Tissera, R Doss, G Li, L Batten

(2013), pp. 54-59, ICOIN 2013 : Proceedings of the 27th International Conference on Information Networking, Bangkok, Thailand, E1

conference

An agent collaboration-based data hierarchical caching approach for HD video surveillance

W Niu, X Yang, G Li, E Tong, H Tang, S Ci

(2013), pp. 51-64, Agents and data mining interaction, Berlin, Germany, B1

chapter

Contrasting permission patterns between clean and malicious android applications

V Moonsamy, J Rong, S Liu, G Li, L Batten

(2013), pp. 69-85, Security and privacy in communication networks, Berlin, Germany, B1

chapter

Interaction relationships of caches in agent-based HD video surveillance : discovery and utilization

W Niu, G Li, E Tong, X Yang, L Chang, Z Shi, S Ci

(2013), Vol. 37, pp. 155-169, Journal of network and computer applications, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Lazy collaborative filtering for data sets with missing values

Y Ren, G Li, J Zhang, W Zhou

(2013), Vol. 43, pp. 1822-1834, IEEE transactions on cybernetics, Piscataway, N.J., C1

journal

Top-N recommendations by learning user preference dynamics

Y Ren, T Zhu, G Li, W Zhou

(2013), pp. 390-401, PAKDD 2013 : Advances in knowledge discovery and data mining : 17th Pacific-Asia Conference, Gold Coast, Australia, April 14-17, 2013 : proceedings, Gold Coast, Queensland, E1

conference

An adaptive approach to information discovery in multi-dimensional wireless sensor networks

M Tissera, R Doss, G Li, L Batten

(2013), pp. 203-208, ICST 2013 : Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Sensing Technology, Wellington, New Zealand, E1

conference

Privacy preserving for tagging recommender systems

T Zhu, G Li, Y Ren, W Zhou, P Xiong

(2013), pp. 81-88, WI-IAT 2013 : Proceedings of the IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on Web Intelligence, Atlanta, Georgia, E1

conference

Personality differences and hotel web design study using targeted positive and negative association rule mining

R Leung, J Rong, G Li, R Law

(2013), Vol. 22, pp. 701-727, Journal of hospitality marketing and management, London, Eng., C1-1

journal

Reviewing articles for tourism journals

R Law, D Leung, G Li

(2013), Vol. 43, pp. 643-645, Annals of tourism research, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal

Recommendation techniques based on off-line data processing: a multifaceted survey

Y Ren, G Li, W Zhou

(2013), pp. 6-13, SKG 2013 : Proceedings 2013 9th International Conference on Semantics, Knowledge and Grids, Beijing, China, E1-1

conference

A learning method for Top-N recommendations with incomplete data

Y Ren, G Li, W Zhou

(2013), Vol. 3, pp. 1135-1148, Social network analysis and mining, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

journal
2012

A behavioral analysis of web sharers and browsers in Hong Kong using targeted association rule mining

J Rong, H Vu, R Law, G Li

(2012), Vol. 33, pp. 731-740, Tourism management, Oxford, U. K., C1

journal

Mining frequent agent action patterns for effective multi-agent-based web service composition

X Wang, W Niu, G Li, X Yang, Z Shi

(2012), pp. 211-227, ADMI 2011 : Agents and data mining interaction : 7th International Workshop on Agents and Data Mining Interation, Taipei, Taiwan, May 2-6 2011 : revised selected papers, Taipei, Taiwan, E1

conference

Improving the speed and stability of the k-nearest neighbors method

G Beliakov, G Li

(2012), Vol. 33, pp. 1296-1301, Pattern recognition letters, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1

journal

K-Complex Detection Using a Hybrid-Synergic Machine Learning Method

H Vu, G Li, N Sukhorukova, G Beliakov, S Liu, C Philippe, H Amiel, A Ugon

(2012), Vol. 42, pp. 1478-1490, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Part C: Applications and Reviews, Piscataway, NJ, C1

journal

An effective semi-supervised clustering framework integrating pairwise constraints and attribute preferences

J Wang, S Wu, C Wen, G Li

(2012), Vol. 31, pp. 597-612, Computing and informatics, [Slovakia], C1

journal

A fuzzy decision support method for customer preferences analysis based on Choquet integral

H Vu, G Li, G Beliakov

(2012), pp. 75-82, FUZZ-IEEE 2012 : Proceedings of the IEEE 2012 International Conference on Fuzzy Systems, Brisbane, Qld., E1

conference

Reasoning-based context-aware workflow management in wireless sensor network

E Tong, W Niu, H Tang, G Li, Z Zhao

(2012), pp. 270-282, Service-oriented computing - ICSOC 2011 Workshops ICSOC 2011, International Workshops WESOA, NFPSLAM-SOC, and Satellite Events, Paphos, Cyprus, December 5-8, 2011. Revised selected papers, Paphos, Cyprus, E1

conference

Improving Top-N recommendations with user consuming profiles

Y Ren, G Li, W Zhou

(2012), pp. 887-890, PRICAI 2012 : Trends in Artificial Intelligence : 12th Pacific Rim International Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Kuching, Malaysia September 3-7 2012 : proceedings, Kuching, Malaysia, E1

conference

Hierarchical workflow management in wireless sensor network

E Tong, W Niu, G Li, H Tang, D Tang, S Ci

(2012), pp. 601-612, PRICAI 2012 : Trends in Artificial Intelligence : 12th Pacific Rim International Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Kuching, Malaysia September 3-7 2012 : proceedings, Kuching, Malaysia, E1

conference

Learning rating patterns for Top-N recommendations

Y Ren, G Li, W Zhou

(2012), pp. 472-479, ASONAM 2012 : Proceedings of the IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining, Istanbul, Turkey, E1

conference

The efficient imputation method for neighborhood-based collaborative filtering

Y Ren, G Li, J Zhang, W Zhou

(2012), pp. 684-693, CIKM 2012 : Proceedings of the 21st ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, Maui, Hawaii, E1

conference

Learning user preference patterns for Top-N recommendations

Y Ren, G Li, W Zhou

(2012), pp. 137-144, IEEE/WIC/ACM 2012 : Proceedings from the International Conference on International Conferences on Web Intelligence and Intelligent Agent Technology, Macau, China, E1

conference
2011

Multi-granularity context model for dynamic web service composition

W Niu, G Li, Z Zhao, H Tang, Z Shi

(2011), Vol. 34, pp. 312-326, Journal of network and computer applications, London, England, C1

journal

Using local density information to improve IB algorithms

Y Ye, Y Ren, G Li

(2011), Vol. 32, pp. 310-320, Pattern recognition letters, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1

journal

Interval-based distance function for identifying RNA structure candidates

Q Chen, G Li, Y Chen

(2011), Vol. 269, pp. 280-286, Journal of theoretical biology, London, England, C1

journal

Identifying changes and trends in Hong Kong outbound tourism

R Law, J Rong, H Vu, G Li, H Lee

(2011), Vol. 32, pp. 1106-1114, Tourism management, Oxford, England, C1

journal

Integrating instance-level and attribute-level knowledge into document clustering

J Wang, S Wu, G Li, Z Wei

(2011), Vol. 8, pp. 635-651, Computer science and information systems, Novi Sad, Serbia, C1

journal

CARSA : A context-aware reasoning-based service agent model for AI planning of web service compostion

W Niu, G Li, H Tang, X Zhou, Z Shi

(2011), Vol. 34, pp. 1757-1770, Journal of Network and Computer Applications, London, C1

journal

Learning choquet-integral-based metrics for semisupervised clustering

G Beliakov, S James, G Li

(2011), Vol. 19, pp. 562-574, IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems, Piscataway, NJ, C1

journal

An analysis on human personality and hotel web design : a Kohonen network approach

R Leung, J Rong, G Li, R Law

(2011), pp. 573-585, Information and communication technologies in tourism 2011 : proceedings of the International Conference in Innsbruck, Austria, January 26-28, 2011, Wien, Austria, B1

chapter

Semantic trajectory based event detection and event pattern mining

X Wang, G Li, G Jiang, Z Shi

(2011), Vol. 37, pp. 305-329, Knowledge and information systems, London, England, C1

journal

Detecting K-complexes for sleep stage identification using nonsmooth optimisation

D Moloney, N Sukhorukova, P Vamplew, J Ugon, G Li, G Beliakov, C Philippe, H Amiel, A Ugon

(2011), Vol. 52, pp. 319-332, ANZIAM Journal, Cambridge, England, C1

journal

Microphone identification using one-class classification approach

H Vu, S Liu, Z Li, G Li

(2011), pp. 30-37, ATIS 2011 : Workshop proceedingof ATIS 2011. Melbourne, November 9th, 2011. Second Applications and Techniques in Information Security Workshop, Melbourne, Vic., E1

conference
2010

Information discovery in mission-critical wireless sensor networks

R Doss, R Doss, G Li, G Li, V Mak, V Mak, M Tissera, M Tissera

(2010), Vol. 54, pp. 2383-2399, Computer networks, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1-1

journal

Analyzing international travelers' profile with self-organizing maps

G Li, R Law, J Wang

(2010), Vol. 27, pp. 113-131, Journal of travel & tourism marketing, Philadelphia, Pa., C1

journal

Clustering with instance and attribute level side information

J Wang, S Wu, G Li

(2010), Vol. 3, pp. 770-785, International journal of computational intelligence systems, Paris, France, C1

journal

Empirical analysis of customer behaviors in Chinese e-commerce

J Wang, K Gao, G Li

(2010), Vol. 5, pp. 1177-1184, Journal of networks, Oulu, Finland, C1

journal

Incorporating both positive and negative association rules into the analysis of outbound tourism in Hong Kong

G Li, R Law, J Rong, H Vu

(2010), Vol. 27, pp. 812-828, Journal of travel & tourism marketing, Philadelphia, Pa., C1

journal

Advanced graph mining methods for protein analysis

Y Chen, J Rong, G Li

(2010), pp. 111-136, Biological Data Mining, Boca Raton, Fla., B1

chapter

Text document clustering with metric learning

J Wang, S Wu, H Vu, G Li

(2010), pp. 783-784, Proceedings of the 33rd Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, Geneva, Switzerland, E1

conference
2009

A contrast analysis of online hotel web service purchasers and browsers

J Rong, G Li, R Law

(2009), Vol. 28, pp. 466-478, International journal of hospitality management, Oxford, England, C1

journal

Acoustic feature selection for automatic emotion recognition from speech

J Rong, G Li, Y Chen

(2009), Vol. 45, pp. 315-328, Information processing & management, Oxford, England, C1

journal

Improving the qos for information discovery in autonomic wireless sensor networks

R Doss, G Li, V Mak, S Yu, M Chowdhury

(2009), Vol. 5, pp. 334-349, Pervasive and mobile computing, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1

journal

Study on ensemble classification methods towards spam filtering

J Wang, K Gao, Y Jiao, G Li

(2009), Vol. 5678, pp. 314-325, Lecture notes in artificial intelligence, Heidelberg, Germany, C1

journal

Facilitating dynamic web service composition with fine-granularity context management

W Niu, G Li, X Yang, H Xu, Z Shi

(2009), pp. 454-459, GrC 2009 : Proceedings of the 2009 IEEE International Conference on Granular Computing, Nanchang, China, E1

conference

Mining frequent itemsets in distorted databases with granula computing

J Wang, C Xu, G Li

(2009), Vol. 23, pp. 825-846, International Journal of pattern recognition and artificial intelligence, Toh Tuck Link, Singapore, C1

journal
2008

The density-based agglomerative information bottleneck

Y Ren, Y Ye, G Li

(2008), Vol. 5351, pp. 333-344, Lecture notes in computer science, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal

Medical knowledge discovery from a regional asthma dataset

S Schmidt, G Li, Y Chen

(2008), Vol. 5227, pp. 888-895, Lecture notes in computer science, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal

The crossroads approach to information discovery in wireless sensor networks

R Doss, G Li, S Yu, V Mak, M Chowdhury

(2008), Vol. 4904, pp. 310-321, Lecture notes in computer science, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal

The density connectivity information bottleneck

Y Ren, Y Ye, G Li

(2008), pp. 1783-1788, Proceedings of the 9th International Conference for Young Computer Scientists, Zhang Jia Jie, China, E1

conference

Prediction of paediatric asthma hospitalisation using data mining techniques

S Schmidt, G Li, Y Chen

(2008), PRIB 2008 : The 3rd IAPR International Conference on Pattern Recognition in BioInformatics, Melbourne, Vic., E1

conference

Exploiting affinity propagation for energy-efficient information discovery in sensor networks

R Doss, G Li

(2008), pp. 735-740, GLOBECOM 2008 : Proceedings of the IEEE Global Telecommunication Conference, New Orleans, La., E1

conference
2007

A causal analysis for the expenditure data of business travelers

R Law, G Li

(2007), Vol. LNAI 4632, pp. 545-552, Lecture notes in computer science, Germany, C1

journal

Understanding research field evolving and trend with dynamic Bayesian networks

J Wang, C Xu, G Li, Z Dai, G Luo

(2007), Vol. 4426, pp. 320-331, Lecture notes in computer science, Berlin , Germany, C1

journal

An effective non-parametric method for globally clustering genes from expression profiles

J Hou, W Shi, G Li, W Zhou

(2007), Vol. 45, pp. 1175-1185, Medical and biological engineering and computing, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal

Acoustic features extraction for emotion recognition

J Rong, Y Chen, M Chowdhury, G Li

(2007), pp. 419-424, 6th IEEE/ACIS International Conference on Computer and Information Science : (ICIS 2007) in conjunction with 1st IEEE/ACIS International Workshop on e-Activity (IWEA 2007) : proceedings : 11-13 July, 2007, Melbourne, Australia, Melbourne, Australia, E1

conference
2006

Determine the optimal parameter for information bottleneck method

G Li, D Liu, Y Ye, J Rong

(2006), pp. 1005-1009, PRICAI 2006: Trends in artificial intelligence, Berlin, Germany, B1

chapter

Integrating local one-class classifiers for image retrieval

Y Tu, G Li, H Dai

(2006), Vol. 4093, pp. 213-222, Lecture notes in computer science, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal

Abnormal behavior detection for early warning of terrorist attack

X Geng, G Li, Y Ye, Y Tu, H Dai

(2006), Vol. 4304, pp. 1002-1009, Lecture notes in computer science, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal

Finding the optimal cardinality value for information bottleneck method

G Li, D Liu, Y Tu, Y Ye

(2006), Vol. 4093, pp. 594-605, Lecture notes in computer science, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal

A user requirement study on the needs of visual artists with upper limb disabilities

K Blashki, D Perera, G Li

(2006), pp. 160-163, Emerging trends and challenges in technology management, Washington, USA, E1

conference

Learning from facial aging patterns for automatic age estimation

X Geng, Z Zhou, Y Zhang, G Li, H Dai

(2006), pp. 307-316, ACM 2006 : multimedia & co-located workshops, Santa Barbara, Calif., E1

conference
2005

Introduction

D Kingsbury

(2005), pp. 1-8, Violence in between conflict and security in archipelagic Southeast Asia, Clayton, Vic. and Singapore, B1

chapter

Study of ensemble strategies in discovering linear casual models

G Li, H Dai

(2005), Vol. 3614/2005, pp. 368-377, Lecture notes in computer science, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal

Evolving insight into high-dimensional data

Y Tu, G Li, H Dai

(2005), Vol. 3644, pp. 465-474, Lecture notes in computer science, Heidelberg, Germany, C1

journal

Dependency bagging

Y Jiang, J Ling, G Li, H Dai, Z Zhou

(2005), Vol. 3641, pp. 491-500, Lecture notes in computer science, Heidelberg, Germany, C1

journal
2004

Software warehouse: its design management and application

H Dai, W Dai, G Li

(2004), Vol. 14, pp. 395-406, International journal of software engineering and knowledge engineering, Singapore, C1

journal

What will affect software reuse: a causal model analysis

G Li, H Dai

(2004), Vol. 14, pp. 351-364, International journal of software engineering and knowledge engineering, Singapore, C1

journal

Accelerating linear causal model discovery using hoeffding bounds

G Li, H Dai, Y Tu, T Kurt

(2004), Vol. 3157, pp. 201-210, Lecture notes in computer science, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal

Ensembling MML causal discovery

H Dai, G Li, Z Zhou

(2004), Vol. 3056, pp. 260-271, Lecture notes in computer science, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal

Identifying markov blankets using lasso estimation

G Li, H Dai, Y Tu

(2004), Vol. 3056, pp. 308-318, Lecture notes in computer science, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal

The discovery of generalized causal models with mixed variables using MML criterion

G Li, H Dai

(2004), pp. 487-491, Proceedings of the Fourth SIAM International Conference on Data Mining, Lake Buena Vista, Fla., E1

conference

On the size of training set and the benefit from ensemble

Z Zhou, D Wei, G Li, H Dai

(2004), Vol. 3056, pp. 298-307, Lecture notes in computer science, Heidelberg, Germany, C1

journal
2003

An examination on the performance of MML causal induction

H Dai, G Li, L Zhuang

(2003), pp. 651-657, InTech'03 : Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Intelligent Technologies, Chiang Mai Plaza, Thailand, E1

conference

Discovering linear causal model from incomplete data

G Li, H Dai, Y Tu

(2003), pp. 1-11, InTech'03 : Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Intelligent Technologies 2003, Chiang Mai Plaza, Thailand, E1

conference

Ensemble parameter estimation for graphical models

Y Tu, G Li, H Dai

(2003), pp. 1-11, InTech'03 : Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Intelligent Technologies 2003, Chiang Mai, Thailand, E1

conference
2002

A Java applet for causal discovery

Y Tu, L Zhuang, G Li, H Dai

(2002), pp. 262-266, Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Intelligent Technologies and Third Vietnam-Japan Symposium on Fuzzy Systems and Applications : InTech/VJFuzzy'2002 ; Hanoi, Vietnam, December 3 - 5, 2002, Hanoi, Vietnam, E1

conference

Linear causal model discovery using the MML criterion

G Li, H Dai, Y Tu

(2002), pp. 274-281, Proceedings of the 2002 IEEE International Conference on Data Mining, Maebishi-shi, Japan, E1

conference

An improved approach for the discovery of causal models via MML

H Dai, G Li

(2002), pp. 304-315, Advances in knowledge discovery and data mining : 6th Pacific-Asia conference, PAKDD 2002, Taipei, Taiwan, May 6-8, 2002 : proceedings, Taipei, Taiwan, E1

conference

An empirical study of encoding schemes and search strategies in discovering causal networks

H Dai, G Li, Y Tu

(2002), pp. 48-59, Machine Learning: ECML 2002: Proceedings of the 13th European Conference on Machine Learning, Helsinki, Finland, E1

conference
2001

Evolutionary structure learning algorithm for Bayesian network and penalized mutual information metric

G Li, F Tong, H Dai

(2001), pp. 615-616, Proceedings : 2001 IEEE International Conference on Data Mining, 29 November--2 December 2001, San Jose, California, San Jose, California, E1

conference

Inexact field learning: an approach to induce high quality rules from low quality data

H Dai, X Hang, G Li

(2001), pp. 586-588, Proceedings : 2001 IEEE International Conference on Data Mining, 29 November--2 December 2001, San Jose, California, San Jose, California, E1

conference

Funded Projects at Deakin

Industry and Other Funding

Analyzing the Tourism Carrying Capacity in Macau

A/Prof Gang Li

  • 2015: $16,281

Other Funding Sources

AGD Data Analytics Workshop

A/Prof Jacob Cybulski, Prof Rens Scheepers, A/Prof Gang Li, Prof Robin Ram Mohan Doss

  • 2017: $13,936

Supervisions

Principal Supervisor
2016

Shaowu Liu

Thesis entitled: Relative Preference-Based Recommender Systems

Doctor of Philosophy (Information Technology), School of Information Technology

2014

Huy Vu

Thesis entitled: Preference Mining Techniques for Consumer Behavior Analysis

Doctor of Philosophy (Information Technology), School of Information Technology

Associate Supervisor
2016

Majeed Alajeely

Thesis entitled: Defence and Traceback Mechanisms in Opportunistic Wireless Networks

Doctor of Philosophy (Information Technology), School of Information Technology

2015

Warnakulasuriya Menik Randi Tissera

Thesis entitled: Information Discovery in Multi-Dimensional Autonomous Wireless Sensor Networks

Doctor of Philosophy (Information Technology), School of Information Technology

Veelasha Moonsamy

Thesis entitled: Security and Privacy of Users' Personal Information on Smartphones

Doctor of Philosophy (Information Technology), School of Information Technology

2014

Timothy Alan Wilkin

Thesis entitled: Weakly Monotonic Averaging with Application to Image Processing

Doctor of Philosophy (Information Technology), School of Information Technology

Grace Jefferson

Thesis entitled: Applications of Symbolic Computing for Symmetry Analysis of Differential Equations

Doctor of Philosophy (Information Technology), School of Information Technology

2013

Yongli Ren

Thesis entitled: Intelligent techniques for recommender systems

Doctor of Philosophy (Information Technology), School of Information Technology

2012

Jia Rong

Thesis entitled: Advanced Pattern Mining for Complex Data Analysis

Doctor of Philosophy (Information Technology), School of Information Technology

2010

Dharani Priyahansika Perera

Thesis entitled: Voice Art: Exploring Assistive Technologies for Artists with Disabilities

Doctor of Philosophy (Information Technology), School of Information Technology

Ferial Khaddage

Thesis entitled: Image Indexing for Learning Content in a Mobile Learning Environment

Doctor of Philosophy (Information Technology), School of Information Technology