Tina Tian

PhD, Assistant Professor

Department of Computer Science

Manhattan College

Email: tina.tian@manhattan.edu

Office: RLC 203A

Office Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 11:00 - 12:00


CMPT 201 Computer Science II for Engineers

CMPT 438 Algorithms

(New!) Pictures of the 2016 ACM Programming Contest


  • Tian, T., Agrawal A., Quantifying the Relationship between Hit Count Estimates and Wikipedia Article Traffic,” Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications, vol. 6, no. 5 (2015).

  • Tian, T., Chun, S.A.,: Social Network-based Entity Extraction for People Ontology. In: Third International Conference on Advances in Information Mining and Management (IMMM). Lisbon, Portugal (2013).

  • Chun, S.A., Tian, T., Geller, J.: Enhancing the Famous People Ontology by Mining a Social Network. In: VLDB'12 workshop on Semantic Web Search (SSW). Istanbul, Turkey (2012). (acceptance rate 32%)

  • Tian, T., Chun, S.A., Geller, J.: A Prediction Model for Web Search Hit Counts Using Word Frequencies. Journal of Information Science. vol. 37, issue 5, pp. 462-475. Sage Publishing Co. (2011)

  • Ochs, C., Tian, T., Geller, J.: Google Knows Who is Famous Today: Building an Ontology from Search Engine Knowledge and DBpedia. In: IEEE International Conference on Semantic Computing (ICSC). Palo Alto, CA (2011) (acceptance rate: 21%).

  • Tian, T., Geller, J., Chun, S.A.: Enhancing Interface for Ontology-Supported Homonym Search. In: CAiSe'11 Workshop on Semantic Web Search (SSW). London, UK (2011). Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing (LNBIP) 83, pp. 544-553, Springer Verlag, Berlin (acceptance rate 29%).

  • Tian, T., Geller, J., Chun, S.A.: Improving Web Search Results for Homonyms by Suggesting Completions from an Ontology. In: ICWE Workshop on Semantic Web Information Management (SWIM). Vienna, Austria (2010). Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS), 6385, pp. 175-186, Springer (acceptance rate 32%).

  • Tian, T., Geller, J., Chun, S.A.: Predicting Web Search Hit Counts. In: 2010 IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on Web Intelligence and Intelligent Agent Technology. Toronto, Canada (2010) (acceptance rate 22.7%).

    Professional Activities

    Committee Member of the 2014 International World Wide Web Conference (WWW) PhD Symposium
    Committee Member of the seventh International Conference on Advances in Semantic Processing (SEMAPRO 2013)
    Committee Member of the fouth International Conference on Mobile, Ubiquitous, and Intelligent Computing (MUSIC 2013)
    Committee Member of the Sixth International Conference on Advances in Semantic Processing (SEMAPRO 2012)