About Me

My name is Peiqin Lin (林佩勤) originally from Haimen, China. Currently, I am an ELLIS Ph.D. student at the Center for Information and Language Processing (CIS), LMU Munich and SARDINE Group, Instituto Superior Técnico, under the supervison of Hinrich Schütze and André F. T. Martins. I work on multilingualism and cross-lingual NLP.


  • LMU Munich (Oct 2021 - ). Ph.D. student in Computer Science. Supervisor: Hinrich Schütze and André F. T. Martins.
  • Sun Yat-sen University (Sep 2018 – Jun 2020). M.Eng. in Software Engineering. Supervisor: Meng Yang.
  • South China Normal University (Sep 2014 – Jun 2018). B.Eng. in Software Engineering.

Selected Publications

  • Peiqin Lin*, Shaoxiong Ji*, Jörg Tiedemann, André F. T. Martins, Hinrich Schütze. MaLA-500: Massive Language Adaptation of Large Language Models. In arXiv 2024. [Paper][Huggingface]
  • Peiqin Lin*, Chengzhi Hu*, Zheyu Zhang, André F. T. Martins, Hinrich Schütze. mPLM-Sim: Unveiling Better Cross-Lingual Similarity and Transfer in Multilingual Pretrained Language Models. In EACL Findings 2024, Malta. [Paper][Code]
  • Ayyoob Imani*, Peiqin Lin*, Amir Hossein Kargaran, Silvia Severini, Masoud Jalili Sabet, Nora Kassner, Chunlan Ma, Helmut Schmid, André F. T. Martins, François Yvon, Hinrich Schütze. Glot500: Scaling Multilingual Corpora and Language Models to 500 Languages. In ACL 2023, Toronto, Canada. [Paper][Code][Slides][Huggingface] (Area Chair Award)
  • Peiqin Lin, Meng Yang, Jianhuang Lai. Deep Selective Memory Network with Selective Attention and Inter-Aspect Modeling for Aspect Level Sentiment Classification. In TASLP 2021. [Paper][Code]
  • Peiqin Lin. A Local-Global Representation Network for Aspect Level Sentiment Analysis. Master Thesis. 2020. (Sun Yat-sen University Outstanding Thesis Award)

(* denotes equal contribution)

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  • Hong Kong Polytechnic University (Apr 2021 - Sep 2021). Research Assistant on Emotion-aware Dialogue System. Advisor: Wenjie Li.
  • Tencent (Jul 2019 – Aug 2019). Research Intern on Keyphrase Extraction.
  • Qibot (May 2018 – Aug 2018). Research Intern on Text Classification.


Program Committee Member/Conference Reviewer
  • ACL Rolling Review
  • ACL 2023, 2021
  • EMNLP 2023, 2022, 2021
  • ICLR 2022
  • NeurIPS 2022
  • AAAI 2021
  • SocialNLP 2021
Journal Reviewer


  • Chinese (Native)
  • English (Proficient, IELTS 6.5)
  • Teochew dialect (Native)
  • Cantonese (Intermediate)