Song Bian

Ph.D. Student

Rm 3252, UW-Madison CS Building
Dept. of Computer Science
The University of Wisconsin-Madison

Email: songbian at cs dot wisc dot edu


I am currently a first-year Ph.D. student at the University of Wisconsin-Madison (UW-Madison).

My research interests are Data Management, Data Science and Machine Learning Systems

Selected Publications

DataPrep.EDA: Task-Centric Exploratory Data Analysis for Statistical Modeling in Python
Jinglin Peng*, Weiyuan Wu*, Brandon Lockhart, Song Bian, Jing Nathan Yan, Linghao Xu, Zhixuan Chi, Jeff Rzeszotarski, Jiannan Wang
Proceedings of the ACM SIGMOD International Conference on Management of Data (SIGMOD), 2021. [paper][code]

Efficient Algorithms for Budgeted Influence Maximization on Massive Social Networks
Song Bian, Qintian Guo, Sibo Wang, Jeffrey Xu Yu
Proceedings of the VLDB Endowment (PVLDB), 2020. [paper][code]

SimGNN: A Neural Network Approach to Fast Graph Similarity Computation
Yunsheng Bai, Hao Ding, Song Bian, Ting Chen, Yizhou Sun, Wei Wang.
ACM International Conference on Web Search and Data Mining (WSDM), 2019. [paper][code]


Are Powerful Graph Neural Nets Necessary? A Dissection on Graph Classification
Ting Chen, Song Bian, Yizhou Sun
Technical Report , 2019. [paper][code]



Program Committee / Reviewer of: ICML, TKDE, PAKDD

Honors & Awards

VLDB Student Registration Support, 2020
Zhijun He Scholarship (Top 1%), 2019
Outstanding Graduates in Zhejiang Province


CS564 Database Management Systems: Design and Implementation, 2021 Fall & 2022 Spring
SEEM3550 Fundamentals in Information Systems, 2019-2020 & 2020-2021, Spring
FTEC4001 Advanced Database Technologies, 2020-2021, Fall
CSCI2100 Data Structures, 2019-2020, Spring

© Song Bian | Last updated: September 2021