Wei-Fan Chen

Bauhaus-Universität Weimar
Bauhausstraße 11 · Room 204
99423 Weimar, Germany

Email: wei-fan.chen[at]uni-weimar.de
Phone: +49 (0)3643 - 58 3863

Short Curriculum Vitae

Wei-Fan received the master degree in communication engineering from National Chiao Tung University in 2012. He worked as a research assistant and focused on NLP in the Institute of Information Science at Academia Sinica from 2013 to 2017. Later he joined the Webis Group in the beginning of 2017.


Wei-Fan Chen, Matthias Hagen, Benno Stein, Martin Potthast. A User Study on Snippet Generation: Text Reuse vs. Paraphrases. In The 41st International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research & Development in Information Retrieval, New York, NY, USA, 2018. ACM. [paper] [bib] [poster]
Martin Potthast, Wei-Fan Chen, Matthias Hagen, and Benno Stein. A Plan for Ancillary Copyright: Original Snippets. In Dyaa Albakour et al, editors, Proceedings of the Second International Workshop on Recent Trends in News Information Retrieval (NewsIR 18) co-located with 40th European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR 18) volume 2079 of CEUR Workshop Proceedings, pages 3-5, March 2018. CEUR-WS.org. ISSN 1613-0073. [publisher] [paper] [bib] [slides] [poster]
Yamen Ajjour, Wei-Fan Chen, Johannes Kiesel, Henning Wachsmuth, and Benno Stein. Unit Segmentation of Argumentative Texts. In Proceedings of the Fourth Workshop on Argument Mining (ArgMining 17), pages 118-128, September 2017. [paper] [bib]