University at Buffalo

Ying Sun

Ying Sun

Associate Professor

INFORMATION SCIENCE


Specialty/Research Focus

Computer Science Education; Design Experiments; Information Science; Science Education; Quantitative Research Methods; Research Design

Contact Information
528 Baldy Hall
North Campus
Phone: (716) 645-2412
sun3@buffalo.edu


Education and Training:
  • PhD, Rutgers University (2005)
  • MS, Rutgers University (2003)
  • MLIS, Peking University, China (1999)
Grants:
Grant:
  • Data Science Training for library and information science graduate students and practicing health sciences librarians; Federal; NIH; Awarded; (09/30/2018-09/29/2019)
  • Developing a Formative Assessment System using Computer Simulation and Computerized Text Analysis for a First-year Undergraduate Introductory Physics Course; Local; GSE Seed Grant; Awarded; (06/17/2016-06/30/2017)
Publications:
Journal Article:
  • Li, S., Sun, Y., & Soergel, D. (2018). Automatic Decision Support for Clinical Diagnostic Literature Using Link Analysis in a Weighted Keyword Network. Journal of medical systems, 42(2), 27.
  • Li, S., Sun, Y. & Soergel, D. (2015). A new method for automatically constructing domain-oriented term taxonomy based on weighted word co-occurrence analysis. Scientometrics, 103(3), 1023-1042.
  • Sun, Y. (2015). Literature recommendation to support clinical diagnostic decision - An approach based on link analysis in the weighted keywords network. International Journal of Knowledge Engineering. 1(2), 134-140.
  • Xu, X. Sun, Y. (2015). Non-technological innovation: a Literature Review in China and Abroad. Journal of the China Society for Scientific and Technical Information
  • Li, S., Sun, Y. (2015). A personalized mobile information service framework based on Web request access mode and vibrating algorithm of time unit. Journal of the China Society for Scientific and Technical Information. (in Chinese).
  • Meloche, J., Sun, Y. (2015). A Q Methodological Study on Perceptions of What Would Enhance Distance Education. Management Education: An International Journal. 13(4) 15-27
  • Sun, Y. (2014). A Text mining approach to analyze public media science coverage and public interest in science. International Journal of Machine Learning and Computing, 4(6) 496-500.
Other:
  • Kantor, P. Smith, C.L. Sun, Y. (2017). A Program for Better Human Computer Collaboration to Counter Terrorism. White paper for Social and Behavioral Sciences for National Security. http://sites.nationalacademies.org/cs/groups/dbassesite/documents/webpage/dbasse_179902.pdf.
  • Xu, X., Sun, Y. (2015). A study on construction of evaluation framework of Innovation voucher scheme based on life cycle. ICMSE 2015.
Presentations:
Invited Lectures:
  • Sun, Y. (2018) Information retrieval in legal e-discovery. Department of Nanjing Agricultural University, Najing, Chian. June 2018;
Conferences:
  • Schwartza, D.G., Sun, Y, Shuklaa, R., Sullivanc, S.S., Lorenzc, R.A., Chang, Y., Barthelemyd, J., Dubocovichd, M., Elkina, P.L. (2019) Multidisciplinary Approach to Biomedical Data Science Education at the University at Buffalo, State University of New York. MedINFO 2019, Lyon, France. August 25- 30, 2019.;
  • Wang, J. & Sun, Y. (2019). Improving explicit term matching with implicit topic matching for short text conversation. Proceedings of the Association for Information Science and Technology, October 19-23, 2019, Melbourne, Australia, 56(1):286-295.;
  • Wang, J., Sun, Y. & Soergel, D. (2019). Expanding comments using previously responded posts for short text conversation in open social media. DEStech Transactions on Computer Science and Engineering, DOI: 10.12783/dtetr/icicr2019/30622.;
  • Schwartz, D. and Sun, Y. (2019). Data science training for library and information science graduate students and practicing health sciences librarians. Medical Library Association ’19 annual conference.;
  • Yang, B., Sun, Y. (2018). Visibility of Disciplines in Academic Web Space. The 2018 Annual Meeting of Association for Information Science and Technology.;
Activities:
Editorial and Review:
  • Editorial board member, International Journal of Knowledge Engineering.
    09/01/2014-05/25/2019
News:

    Contact Information

    528 Baldy Hall
    North Campus
    Phone: (716) 645-2412
    sun3@buffalo.edu