Victor Sheng

Assistant Professor
Computer Science
University of Central Arkansas
E-mail: ssheng@uca.edu
Page: http://sun0.cs.uca.edu/~ssheng/

Fields of interest:

Data mining
Machine learning
 

Recent publications:

C.X. Ling, V.S. Sheng and Q. Yang:
Test Strategies for Cost-Sensitive Decision Trees,
IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, Vol. 18, No. 8, pp. 1055-1067, August 2006

S. Zhang, Z. Qin, C.X. Ling and V.S. Sheng:
"Missing is Useful": Missing Values in Cost-sensitive Decision Trees,
IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, Vol. 17, No. 12, pp. 1689-1693, December 2005  

V.S. Sheng, F.J. Provost and P.G. Ipeirotis:
Get Another Label? Improving Data Quality and Data Mining Using Multiple, Noisy Labelers, Proceedings of the 14th ACM SIGKDD International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD08), pp. 614-622, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, August 24-27, 2008 (Best Paper Award Runner-Up)

V.S. Sheng and C.X. Ling:
Partial Example Acquisition in Cost-Sensitive Learning,
Proceedings of the 13th ACM SIGKDD International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD07), pp. 638-646, San Jose, California, USA, August 12-15, 2007

V.S. Sheng and C.X. Ling:
Roulette Sampling for Cost-Sensitive Learning,
Proceedings of the 18th European Conference on Machine Learning (ECML07), pp. 724-731, Warsaw, Poland, September 17-21, 2007

V.S. Sheng and C.X. Ling:
Feature Value Acquisition in Testing: A Sequential Batch Test Algorithm,
Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML06), pp. 809-816, Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, June 25-29, 2006

C.X. Ling, V.S. Sheng, T. Bruckhaus and N.H. Madhavji:
Maximum Profit Mining and Its Application in Software Development,
Proceedings of the 12th ACM SIGKDD International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD06), pp. 929-934, Philadelphia, USA, August 20-23, 2006

V.S. Sheng and C.X. Ling:
Thresholding for Making Classifiers Cost-Sensitive,
Proceedings of the 21st National Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI06), pp. 476-481, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, July 16-20, 2006

V.S. Sheng, C.X. Ling, A. Ni, and S. Zhang:
Cost-Sensitive Test Strategies,
Proceedings of the 21st National Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI06), pp. 482-487, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, July 16-20, 2006