dr. S. Wang (Shenghui)

Assistant Professor

About Me

Shenghui Wang is an assistant professor at the Human Media Interaction (HMI) group of the University of Twente. Her research interests include cognitive modeling, knowledge representation and reasoning, natural language semantics, text mining and interactive technologies. Her current research focuses on language technologies that can facilitate interactive communication between human and knowledge, with a special interest in making Cultural Heritage more inclusive and interactive. She is associated with the Hybrid Intelligence Centre and working on designing Hybrid Intelligence systems in general. 

Before joining University of Twente, Shenghui was a Research Scientist at OCLC where she explored the potentials of NLP, Data Science and visualisation technologies to address problems in the library and other Cultural Heritage domains. She also worked at Free University Amsterdam and Wageningen University, exploring Semantic Web and NLP technologies to improve the semantic interoperability in the domains of Cultural Heritage and Agrifood research. 

Shenghui earned a Ph.D in Computer Science from the University of Manchester (Manchester, UK), a Master in Computer Application Technology at the University of Science and Technology of China (Hefei, China), and a Bachelor in Computer Science in Anhui University (Hefei, China).

Check out these student assignments that I am happy to supervise.  


Engineering & Materials Science
Cultural Heritage
Ontology Alignment


Chiang, W-H., Ahmad, U. , Wang, S. , & Bukhsh, F. A. (2023). Investigating Aha Moment Through Process Mining. In Proceedings of the 25th International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems (Vol. 1, pp. 164-172) https://doi.org/10.5220/0011848800003467
Ginammi, A., Koopman, R. , Wang, S., Bloem, J., & Betti, A. (2022). Bolzano, Kant, and the Traditional Theory of Concepts: A Computational Investigation. In G. Ramsey, & A. De Block (Eds.), The Dynamics of Science: Computational Frontiers in History and Philosophy of Science (pp. 186-203). University of Pittsburgh Press. https://doi.org/10.2307/j.ctv31djr2f.14
Kazi, R., Amato, A. , Wang, S. , & Bucur, D. (2022). Visualisation Methods for Diachronic Semantic Shift. In Proceedings of the Third Workshop on Scholarly Document Processing (pp. 89-94). Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL). https://aclanthology.org/2022.sdp-1.10
Liu, D., Zhu, T., Schlötterer, J. , Seifert, C. , & Wang, S. (2021). Rewriting Fictional Texts Using Pivot Paraphrase Generation and Character Modification. In K. Ekštein, F. Pártl, & M. Konopík (Eds.), Text, Speech, and Dialogue: 24th International Conference, TSD 2021, Olomouc, Czech Republic, September 6-9, 2021 Proceedings (pp. 73-85). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; Vol. 12848). Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-83527-9_6
Bhowmick, A., Singhal, A. , & Wang, S. (2021). Augmenting context-aware citation recommendations with citation and co-authorship history. In W. Glänzel, S. Heeffer, P-S. Chi, & R. Rousseau (Eds.), 18th International Conference on Scientometrics & Informetrics, ISSI 2021: Proceedings (pp. 115-120). International Society for Scientometrics and Informetrics.
Li, R., Tian, P. , & Wang, S. (2021). Study concept drift in 150-year english literature. CEUR workshop proceedings, 2871, 153-163.
Deichmann, D., Moser, C., Birkholz, J. M., Nerghes, A., Groenewegen, P. , & Wang, S. (2020). Ideas with impact: How connectivity shapes idea diffusion. Research policy, 49(1), [103881]. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.respol.2019.103881

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Courses Academic Year  2022/2023

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Courses Academic Year  2021/2022

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