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Xinya Du

CS Ph.D. student in Computer Science, Cornell University. Office: Gates 350.


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I am Xinya Du (pronounced as shinn-ya do, 杜辛亚), a CS Ph.D. student at Cornell University, working with Prof. Claire Cardie.

I am working on natural language processing and machine learning, with a current focus on question answering and question generation. I graduated with a bachelor degree from Shanghai Jiao Tong University.


  • Arp. 2017 One paper accepted to EMNLP.
  • Mar. 2017 One paper accepted to ACL!


Identifying Where to Focus in Reading Comprehension for Neural Question Generation
Xinya Du and Claire Cardie
In EMNLP 2017.
[bib] [paper] [presentation]

Learning to Ask: Neural Question Generation for Reading Comprehension
Xinya Du, Junru Shao and Claire Cardie
In ACL 2017.
[bib] [arXiv] [presentation] [data & code]
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