About Me

My name is Peiqin Lin (林佩勤). Currently, I am an ELLIS Ph.D. student at the Center for Information and Language Processing (CIS), LMU Munich, under the supervison of Hinrich Schütze, Helmut Schmid, and André F. T. Martins.

Research Interests

  • Machine Translation/Multilinguality: Parallel Corpora Alignment, Multilingual Machine Translation, Low-Resource Translation
  • Sentiment Analysis: Aspect Based Sentiment Analysis, Emotion Cause Analysis, Emotion-aware Dialogue System
  • Coreference Resolution


  • 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

  1. Peiqin Lin, Meng Yang, and Jianhuang Lai. 2021. Deep Selective Memory Network with Selective Attention and Inter-Aspect Modeling for Aspect Level Sentiment Classification. In IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech and Language Processing (TASLP). [Paper][Code][Bib]
  2. Peiqin Lin and Meng Yang. 2020. A Shared-Private Representation Model with Coarse-to-Fine Extraction for Target Sentiment Analysis. In Finding of Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP), Virtual. [Paper][Code][Bib][Note]
  3. Peiqin Lin. 2020. A Local-Global Representation Network for Aspect Level Sentiment Analysis. Master Thesis (Sun Yat-sen University Outstanding Thesis Award).
  4. Peiqin Lin and Meng Yang. 2020. Hierarchical Attention Network with Pairwise Loss for Chinese Zero Pronoun Resolution. In AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), New York, USA. [Paper][Code][Slides][Bib][Note]
  5. Peiqin Lin, Meng Yang, and Jianhuang Lai. 2019. Deep Mask Memory Networks with Semantic Dependency and Context Moment for Aspect-based Sentiment Analysis. In International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI), Macao, China. [Paper][Code][Slides][Bib][Note]

See more in my publications.


  • 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
  • AAAI 2021
  • EMNLP 2022, 2021
  • ICLR 2022
  • NeurIPS 2022
  • SocialNLP 2021
Journal Reviewer
  • IEEE Access


  • Chinese (Native)
  • English (Proficient, IELTS 6.5)
  • Chaoshan dialect (Native)
  • Cantonese (Intermediate)
Programming Languages
  • Python (Good Knowledge)
  • Java (Basic Knowledge)
  • C/C++ (Basic Knowledge)


  • Music: Queen, Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin
  • Movie: Stanley Kubrick, Federico Fellini, Andrei Tarkovsky
  • Game: NBA2K, Sudoku