ZHAN BU (卜湛)
Work ExperienceResearch AreasMembershipPublicationsResearch GrantsProfessional Service
Associate Professor
College of Information Engineering
Nanjing University of Finance and Economics
No. 3 Wenyuan Road, Xianlin University Town, Nanjing, Jiangsu,  210023, P.R. China
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Zhan Bu received his Ph.D. from the College of Computer Science and Technology at Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Nanjing, P. R. China in March 2014. He also received his Bachelor's degree from the College of Communication and Information Engineering in Xi'an Technology University, Xi'an, P. R. China in July 2009.
09/2016--present Associate Professor College of Information Engineering Nanjing University of Finance and Economics
03/2014--09/2016 Lecturer College of Information Engineering Nanjing University of Finance and Economics
09/2012--09/2013 Visiting Scholar Department of Computer Sciences University of Alabama at Birmingham
Work Experience
Research Areas
Social Computing, Data Mining, Complex Network, Game Theory
ACM member: 2016--present
China Computer Federation (CCF) member: 2014--present
1. Zhan Bu, Jie Cao, Hui-Jia Li, Guangliang Gao, Haicheng Tao.
    GLEAM: a graph clustering framework based on potential game optimization for large-scale social networks.
    Knowledge and Information Systems, 2017.  (IF=2.004).  Article and Tool Download.

Zhan Bu, Guangliang Gao, Hui-Jia Li, Jie Cao.
    CAMAS: A Cluster-Aware Multiagent System for Attributed Graph Clustering.
    Information Fusion, 37, 10-21, 2017.  (IF=5.667). Article and Tool Download.

3. Lu Zhang, Zhiang Wu,
Zhan Bu, Ye Jiang, Jie Cao.
    A Pattern-Based Topic Detection and Analysis System on Chinese Tweets.
    Journal of Computational Science, 2017.  (IF=1.748). Article Download.

4. Haicheng Tao, Youquan Wang,
Zhan Bu, Jie Cao.
    Discovering Overlapping Communities by Clustering Local Link Structures.
    Chinese Journal of Electronics, 26(2), 430-434, 2017.  (IF=0.319). Article Download.

5. Jie Cao,
Zhan Bu*, Guangliang Gao, Haicheng Tao.
    Weighted modularity optimization for crisp and fuzzy community detection in large-scale networks.
    Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications, 462, 386-395, 2016.  (IF= 2.243). Article Download.

6. Hui-Jia Li,
Zhan Bu, Aihua Li, Zhidong Liu, Yong Shi.
    Fast and accurate mining the community structure: integrating center locating and membership optimization.

IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, 28(9), 2349-2362, 2016.  (IF= 3.438). Article Download.

Zhan Bu*, Hui-Jia Li, Jie Cao, Zhiang Wu, Lu Zhang.
    Game theory based emotional evolution analysis for chinese online reviews.
    Knowledge-Based Systems, 103, 60-72, 2016.  (IF=  4.529). Article Download.

Zhan Bu, Zhiang Wu, Jie Cao, Yichuan Jiang.
    Local community mining on distributed and dynamic networks from a multiagent perspective.
    IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics, 46(4), 986-999, 2016.  (IF=  7.384). Article Download.

9. Zhiang Wu, Guangliang Gao,
Zhan Bu*, Jie Cao.
    SIMPLE: a simplifying-ensembling framework for parallel community detection from large networks.
    Cluster Computing, 19(1), 211-221, 2016.  (IF=  2.040). Article Download.

10. Youquan Wang, Zhiang Wu,
Zhan Bu, Jie Cao, Dun Yang.
      Discovering shilling groups in a real e-commerce platform.
      Online Information Review, 40(1), 62-78, 2016.  (IF=  1.534). Article Download.

Zhan Bu*, Chengcui Zhang, Zhengyou Xia, Jiandong Wang.
      An FAR-SW based approach for webpage information extraction.
      Information Systems Frontiers, 16(5), 771-785, 2014.  (IF=  2.521). Article Download.

12. Xia Zhang, Zhengyou Xia,
Zhan Bu.
      Popularity evaluation model for microbloggers online social network.
      Discrete Dynamics in Nature and Society, 2014.  (IF=  0.711). Article Download.

Zhan Bu*, Chengcui Zhang, Zhengyou Xia, Jiandong Wang.
      A fast parallel modularity optimization algorithm (FPMQA) for community detection in online social network.
      Knowledge-Based Systems, 50, 246-259, 2013.  (IF=  4.529). Article Download.

Zhan Bu*, Zhengyou Xia, Jiandong Wang, Chengcui Zhang.
      A last updating evolution model for online social networks.
      Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and Its Applications, 392(9), 2240-2247, 2013.  (IF=  2.243). Article Download.

Zhan Bu*, Zhengyou Xia, Jiandong Wang.
      A sock puppet detection algorithm on virtual spaces.
      Knowledge-Based Systems, 37, 366-377, 2013.  (IF=  4.529). Article Download.

16. Zhengyou Xia,
Zhan Bu.
      Community detection based on a semantic network.
      Knowledge-Based Systems, 26, 30-39, 2012.  (IF=  4.529). Article Download.
Selected Conference Paper:
1. Lu Zhang, Zhan Bu, Zhiang Wu, Jie Cao.
    DGWC: Distributed and generic web crawler for online information extraction.
International Conference on Behavioral, Economic and Socio-cultural Computing (BESC 2016), 1-6, 2016.

2. Lu Zhang, Xiaopeng Wang,
Zhan Bu, Jie Cao, Zhiang Wu.
    Online Public Opinion System: Design and Applications.
International Conference on Advanced Cloud and Big Data (CBD 2016), 75-80, 2016.

3. Guangliang Gao,
Zhan Bu*, Lingbo Liu, Jie Cao, Zhiang Wu.
    A survival analysis method for stock market prediction.
    International Conference on Behavioral, Economic and Socio-cultural Computing (BESC 2015), 116-122, 2015.

Zhan Bu*, Guangliang Gao, Zhiang Wu, Jie Cao, Xiao Zheng.
    Local community extraction for non-overlapping and overlapping community detection.
International Conference on Advanced Data Mining and Applications (ADMA 2014), 98-111, 2014.

5. Guangliang Gao,
Zhan Bu, Zhiang Wu, Yuan Li, Jie Cao.
    Efficient Parallel Community Detection in Large Edge-Intensive Networks.
    International Conference on Advanced Cloud and Big Data (CBD 2014), 253-260, 2014.

Zhan Bu, Zhiang Wu, Liqiang Qian, Jie Cao, Guandong Xu.
    A backbone extraction method with Local Search for complex weighted networks.
   International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining (ASONAM 2014), 85-88, 2014.

Zhan Bu*, Chengcui Zhang, Zhengyou Xia, Jiandong Wang.
    Current Attitude Prediction Model Based on Game Theory.
    International Conference on Web Information Systems Engineering (WISE 2013), 469-478, 2013.
1. 一种文本提取方法及装置.CN103810251 B, 2017

具有隐私保护的无中央机构的密文政策的属性基加密方法.CN104135495 B, 2017

3. 一种“网络马甲”的检测方法.CN103778186 B, 2016

4. 基于博弈理论的互联网虚拟空间用户可信度评价方法.CN102779126 B, 2015
Research Grants
1.  面向金融市场走势预测的在线论坛公众情绪挖掘,国家自然科学基金(青年),2016-2018,GN:61502222;


3.  融合社会化媒体信息的金融市场走势预测系统研究,江苏省自然科学基金(青年),2015-2018,GN:BK20150988;

4.  社会化电子商务客户多关系网络研究及应用,江苏省教育厅面上项目,2014-2017,GN:14KJB520015;

5.  江苏跨境电子商务发展路劲研究,江苏省商务厅重点课题,2015-2017,GN:B-ZHW16002;

6.  南京财经大学青年学者支持计划,2015-2018,GN:B_ZXL15001;

7.  南京财经大学高端人才支持计划(青年拔尖人才),2017-2019.
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Complex Network Theory and Application
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