Lianyu Hu

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Phd Student,
School of Software,
Dalian University of Technology.
Dalian City, China
E-mail: hly4ml(at)

About me

I received the M.Sc. degree in computer science from Ningbo University, China, in 2019. I am currently working toward a Ph.D. degree under the supervision of Prof. Zengyou He at Dalian University of Technology. My current research interests include machine learning, cluster analysis, and data mining.


My research interests include:

  • Machine Learning

  • Causal Inference

  • Data Mining

Current work

  • Clustering

  • Categorical Data

Under review

  1. Yan Liu, Mudi Jiang, Lianyu Hu, and Zengyou He*. "The statistical nature of h-index of a network node." [link]


  1. Yan Liu, Xiaoqi Wei, Wenfang Chen, Lianyu Hu, and Zengyou He*. "A graph-traversal approach to identify influential nodes in a network." Patterns, 2021. [link][pdf][code]

  2. Caiming Zhong*, Lianyu Hu et al. "Ensemble clustering based on evidence extracted from the co-association matrix." Pattern Recognition, 2019. [link][pdf][code]

  3. Lianyu Hu, and Caiming Zhong*. "An internal validity index based on density-involved distance." IEEE Access, 2019. [link][pdf][code]

Note: * indicates the corresponding author.

Full list of publications in Google Scholar.

Academic service


  • IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering

  • IEEE Access

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