About Me: Fan Zhang (张帆)

I am now a third year Ph.D. student in THUIR group, Department of Computer Science and Technology in Tsinghua University, Beijing, China. My supervisor is Prof. Yiqun Liu. My major research interests are in Web Search Evaluation and User Behavior Model.

Recent Professional Activities

  • I serve as PC member of SIGIR 2019.
  • Our paper “Evaluating Web Search with a Bejeweled Player Model” won the Best Student Paper Award at SIGIR 2017!

Publications

  • Yunqiu Shao, Yiqun Liu, Fan Zhang, Min Zhang and Shaoping Ma. On Annotation Methodologies for Image Search Evaluation. Accepted by ACM Transactions on Information Systems (TOIS).
  • Fan Zhang, Ke Zhou, Yunqiu Shao, Cheng Luo, Min Zhang and Shaoping Ma. How Well do Offline and Online Evaluation Metrics Measure User Satisfaction in Web Image Search? The 41st International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval (SIGIR 2018).
  • Fan Zhang, Yiqun Liu, Xin Li, Min Zhang, Yinghui Xu and Shaoping Ma. Evaluating Web Search with a Bejeweled Player Model. The 40th ACM SIGIR International Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval (SIGIR 2017 Best Student Paper Award).
  • Cheng Luo, Yiqun Liu, Tetsuya Sakai, Fan Zhang, Min Zhang and Shaoping Ma. Evaluating Mobile Search with Height-Biased Gain. The 40th ACM SIGIR International Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval (SIGIR 2017).
  • Cheng Luo, Yiqun Liu, Tetsuya Sakai, Ke Zhou, Fan Zhang, Xue Li and Shaoping Ma. Does Document Relevance Affect the Searcher’s Perception of Time? The Tenth ACM International Conference on Web Search and Data Mining (WSDM 2017).
  • Cheng Luo, Xue Li, Yiqun Liu, Tetsuya Sakai, Fan Zhang, Min Zhang and Shaoping Ma. Investigating Users’ Time Perception during Web Search. The 2nd ACM SIGIR Conference on Human Information Interaction & Retrieval (CHIIR 2017).
  • Cheng Luo, Fan Zhang, Xue Li, Yiqun Liu, Min Zhang, Shaoping Ma. Manipulating Time Perception of Web Search Users. First ACM SIGIR Conference on Human Information Interaction and Retrieval (CHIIR 2016).