Qing Da @ LAMDA

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Qing Da (Q. Da)

Ph.D. student, LAMDA Group
Department of Computer Science & Technology
Nanjing University, Nanjing 210023, China

I received my B.Sc. degree and M.Sc. degree from Nanjing University, China in 2010 and 2013 respectively. Since Sep. 2013, I become a Ph.D. student in the LAMDA Group, Nanjing University, under the supervision of Prof. Zhi-Hua Zhou.

In Jan. 2015, I aborted the Ph.D. procedure and joined the search algorithm team at Alibaba.


Research Interests

My research interests include machine learning, data mining.



  • Yang Yu and Qing Da, PolicyBoost: Functional policy gradient with ranking-based reward objective. In: Proceedings of AAAI Workshop on AI and Robotics (AIRob'14), Quebec City, Canada, 2014. PDF Code

  • Qing Da, Yang Yu, and Zhi-Hua Zhou. Learning with Augmented Class by Exploiting Unlabeled Data. In: Proceedings of the 28th AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI'14), Québec city, Canada, 2014. PDF Code

  • Qing Da, Yang Yu, and Zhi-Hua Zhou. Napping for Functional Representation of Policy. In: Proceedings of the 2014 International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems (AAMAS'14), Paris, France, 2014. PDF Code

  • Qing Da, Yang Yu, and Zhi-Hua Zhou. Self-Practice Imitation Learning from Weak Policy. In: Proceedings of the 2nd IAPR International Workshop on Partially Supervised Learning (PSL'13), Nanjing, China, 2013, pp.9-20.


Teaching Assistant


Awards & Honors

  • National Graduate Scholarship, 2012
  • First prize of Internet contest for Cloud & Mobile computing (for image search track), 2012
  • Grand Prize Winner of the PAKDD 2012 Data Mining Competition (Open Category) (with Nan Li, Chao Qian, Shao-Yuan Li, Yue Zhu, and Zhi-Hua Zhou), 2012
  • Outstanding project (six in total over the nation) of China Innovation Program for Students (sponsored by Sun), 2010 (project page)
  • Computer World Scholarship, 2009
  • First prize in China Undergraduate Mathematical Contest in Modeling (CUMCM), 2008



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Office:          Room 912, Computer Science Building, Xianlin Campus of Nanjing University
Address:     Qing Da, National Key Laboratory for Novel Software Technology, Nanjing University, Xianlin Campus Mailbox 603, 163 Xianlin Avenue, Qixia District, Nanjing 210023, China