Wu, Dan

Personal Information

Name Wu, Dan
School or College School of Information Management
Position TitleAssociate Professor
Office AddressRoom609, School of Information Management, Wuhan University

Research Interest

·Information Retrieval

·User Study

·Multilingual Information Processing

·Information Organization


·Dan Wu, Female, Ph.D., associate professor, advisor of masters, associate chair of Library Science Department. She graduated from Peking University with Doctoral degree in Information Science in 2008. She got the honor of “National Youth Top-notch Talent of China” in 2011, and “Luo Jia Youth Scholar of Wuhan University” in 2010. She has published over 70 journal and conference papers and two books as first author or corresponding author. She was the PI of over 10 research projects. She has attended many international academic conferences such as SIGIR, CIKM, iConference, etc in the US, Germany, Singapore and so on, and gave speech in those conferences. She is the reviewer of many international journals and conferences.

Oversea Study and Visit

·She was the visiting scholar of School of Information Sciences, University of Pittsburgh from 2006 to 2007.

Honours and Awards

·[1] Honorable Mentions Paper Award of iConference2013

·[2] National Youth Top-notch Talent of China

·[3] Luo Jia Youth Scholar of Wuhan University

·[4] The third class of Higher Education Teaching Research Award of Hubei Province in 2012

·[5] The first class of Teaching Research Paper Award of Wuhan University in 2012

·[6] The second class of Teaching Research Paper Award of Wuhan University in 2011

·[7] Advisor of Best Undergraduate Thesis of Hubei Province in 2011 and 2014

·[8] The third class of Teaching Competition of Wuhan University in 2010

·[9] Excellent Paper Award of IEEE International Conference on Natural Language Processing and Knowledge Engineering 2008



·[1] Dan Wu, Daqing He, Jin Qiu, Ruonan Lin, Yang Liu. Comparing Social Tags with Subject Headings on Annotating Books: A Study Comparing the Information Science Domain in English and Chinese. Journal of Information Science, 2013, Vol.39, No.2, pp.169-187 (SCI, SSCI)

·[2] Dan Wu, Daqing He, Jiepu Jiang, Wuyi Dong, Kim Thien Vo. The State of iSchools: An Analysis of Academic Research and Graduate Education. Journal of Information Science, 2012, Vol.38, No.1, pp.15-36 (SCI, SSCI)

·[3] Dan Wu, Daqing He, Bo Luo. Multilingual Needs and Expectations in Digital Libraries: A Survey of Academic Users with Different Languages. The Electronic Library, 2012, Vol.30, No.2, pp.182-196 (SSCI)

·[4] Chengzhi Zhang, Dan Wu. Bilingual Terminology Extraction Using Multi-level Termhood. The Electronic Library, 2012, Vol.30, No.2, pp.295-308 (SSCI)

·[5] Daqing He, Dan Wu. Guest Editorial: Miltilinguality in Digital Libraries. The Electronic Library, 2012, Vol.30, No.2, pp.161-164 (SSCI)

·[6] Dan Wu, Daqing He, Xiaomei Xu. A Study of Relevance Feedback Techniques in Interactive Multilingual Information Access. Library Hi Tech, 2012, Vol.30, No.3, pp.523-544 (SSCI)

·[7] Dan Wu, Daqing He. Exploring the Further Integration of Machine Translation in English-Chinese Cross Language Information Access. Program: Electronic Library and Information Systems, 2012, Vol.46, Issue 4, pp.429-457 (SCI, SSCI)

·[8] Daqing He, Dan Wu, Zhen Yue, Anna Fu, Kim Thien Vo. Undergraduate Students’ Interaction with Online Information Resources in Academic Tasks. Aslib Preceedings, 2012, Vol.64, Issue 6, pp.615-640 (SCI, SSCI)

·[9] Chuanfu Chen, Ping Wang, Dan Wu, Yaqi Liu, Gang Wu, Haoqin Ma. The Attitudes of LIS Chairs Toward The iSchools Movement in China: A Contemporary Grounded Theory Analysis. Aslib Preceedings, 2012, Vol.64, Issue 6, pp.591-614 (SCI, SSCI)

·[10] Daqing He, Dan Wu. Enhancing Query Translation with Relevance Feedback in Translingual Information Retrieval. Information Processing & Management, 2011, Vol.47, No.1, pp.1-17 (SCI, SSCI)

·[11] Chuanfu Chen, Zhiqiang Wu, Dan Wu, Congjing Ran. Nearest Access: Rapid Location for Interlibrary Loan Resources Using OpenURL. The Electronic Library, 2011, Vol.29, No.6, pp.792-802 (SSCI)

·[12] Dan Wu, Daqing He. Signal Boosting for Robust Data Fusion in Document Retrieval. International Journal of Innovative Computing, Information and Control, 2010, Vol.6, No.3(B), pp.1525-1536 (SCI)

·[13] Daqing He, Ming Mao, Yefei Peng, Dan Wu. Support Information Access in E-Learning by Integrating Digital Libraries and Ontology. Online Information Review, 2010, Vol.34, No.5, pp.704-728 (SCI, SSCI)