Welcome to SMDM

Social Media and Data Mining (SMDM) Lab is a data mining lab with particular interest in text mining, opinion mining and social network analysis directed by Professor Bing Liu. It is located in the east campus of Unversity of Illinois at Chicago. The laboratory is engaged in advanced research in various aspects of data mining, text mining and sentiment analysis which are closely connected with industrial applications. In addition, it collaborates with universities and research institutions in the U.S. and throughout the world, including Carnegie Mellon University, University of Michigan, Chinese Academy of Science, Dianping, Google, HP and so on.




August 4, 2014 - Congratulations to UIC Computer Science Prof. Bing Liu on new $300K NSF grant

July 23, 2014 - Congratulations to CS Prof. Bing Liu on a data mining test-of-time best paper award

July 9, 2013 - Bing Liu elected as new chair of ACM SIGKDD Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining

January 24, 2013 - Computer Science Professor Bing Liu receives OVCR 2012 Researchers of the Year Award

February 29, 2012 - Computer Science Faculty Member Bing Liu on front page of NY Times

October 3, 2011 - Bing Liu in the current Business Week

August 25, 2011 - Congratulations to Bing Liu on new $450K NSF award on measuring public sentiment



Address of Prof. Bing Liu
Department of Computer Science
Science and Engineering Offices
851 South Morgan Street (M/C 154), Chicago, IL

Address of SMDM Lab
Room 4029 (West Side)
Science and Engineering Laboratories West
950 S. Halsted St. (at Taylor St.), Chicago, IL