Fandong Meng (ΓΟ·²¶«)

I am a 5th-year Ph.D. candidate in NLP Group at ICT, CAS. My advisor is Prof. Qun Liu.

Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences
NO. 6 Kexueyuan South Road, Haidian District
P.O. Box 2704, Beijing, 100190, China

E-mail: mengfandong [at] ict [dot] ac [dot] cn



Research Interests

My research focuses on natural language processing. Some topics of interest to me are:
  • Machine Translation with Deep Learning
  • Dependency-based Machine Translation
  • Hierarchical Phrase-based Machine Translation
  • Chinese Word Segmentation and Part-Of-Speech Tagging



  • Fandong Meng, Zhengdong Lu, Hang Li, and Qun Liu. 2016. Interactive Attention for Neural Machine Translation. To appear in Proceedings of COLING 2016, Japan, December. [arxiv]

  • Fandong Meng, Zhengdong Lu, Zhaopeng Tu, Hang Li, and Qun Liu. 2016. A Deep Memory-based Architecture for Sequence-to-Sequence Learning. In Proceedings of ICLR-Workshop 2016, Canada, May. [paper] [arxiv]

  • Deyi Xiong, Fandong Meng, and Qun Liu. 2016. Topic-based Term Translation Models for Statistical Machine Translation. In Artificial Intelligence, 232:54-75, March 1, 2016. [paper]


  • Fandong Meng, Zhengdong Lu, Mingxuan Wang, Hang Li, Wenbin Jiang, and Qun Liu. 2015. Encoding Source Language with Convolutional Neural Network for Machine Translation. In Proceedings of ACL-IJCNLP 2015, Beijing, China, July. [paper] [arxiv]


  • Fandong Meng, Deyi Xiong, Wenbin Jiang, and Qun Liu. 2014. Modeling Term Translation for Document-informed Machine Translation. In Proceedings of EMNLP 2014, Doha, Qatar, October. [paper]

  • Hongshen Chen, Jun Xie, Fandong Meng, Wenbin Jiang, and Qun Liu. 2014. A Dependency Edge-based Transfer Model for Statistical Machine Translation. In Proceedings of COLING 2014, Dublin, Ireland, August. [paper]


  • Fandong Meng, Jun Xie, Linfeng Song, Yajuan lv and Qun Liu. 2013. Translation with Source Constituency and Dependency Trees. In Proceedings of EMNLP 2013, Seattle, Washington, USA, October. [paper]


  • Fandong Meng, Wenbin Jiang, Hao Xiong and Qun Liu. 2012. Discriminative Boosting from Dictionary and Raw Text -- A Novel Approach to Build A Chinese Word Segmenter. In Proceedings of COLING 2012, IIT Bombay, Mumbai, India, December. [paper]

  • Fandong Meng, Jin'an Xu, Wenbin Jiang and Qun Liu. 2012. A Method of Merging Corpora in Different Annotation Standards: An Application on Statistics Chinese Lexical Analysis. In Journal of Chinese Information Processing 26(2):3-7.(Chinese, recommended from CNCCL 2011) [paper]

  • Fandong Meng, Hao Xiong and Qun Liu. 2012. ICT: A Translation based Method for Cross-lingual Textual Entailment. In Proceedings of SemEval 2012, Canada. [paper]

  • Wenbin Jiang, Fandong Meng, Qun Liu and Yajuan Lv. 2012. Iterative Annotation Transformation with Predict-Self Reestimation for Chinese Word Segmentation. In Proceedings of EMNLP 2012, Jeju, Korea, July. [paper]


  • Hao Xiong, Linfeng Song, Fandong Meng, Yang Liu, Qun Liu and Yajuan Lv. 2011. ETS: An Error Tolerable System for Coreference Resolution. In Proceedings of CoNLL 2011, America. [paper]

  • Hao Xiong, Linfeng Song, Fandong Meng, Yajuan Lv and Qun Liu. 2011. The ICT's Patent MT System Description for NTCIR-9. In Proceedings of NTCIR9 2011, Tokyo, Japan. [paper]

Professional Services


  • NAACL 2016
  • ACL 2014
  • YCCL 2012


  • IUCS 2010


  • Director Scholarship for Graduate Student, 2015
  • UCAS Outstanding Student Award, 2013 and 2014
  • Tencent Innovative Scholarship for Graduate Student, 2012
  • Outstanding Winner (world 1/14) of COMAP's Mathematical Contest in Modeling (MCM/ICM), 2010
  • First Prize Winner of National Mathematic Contest In Modeling, 2009


  • Tourism && Hiking, Swimming, Badminton, etc


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Last modified on March 31th, 2016.