Yuan FANG, Ph.D. 

Assistant Professor of  Computer Science
School of Computing and Information Systems
Singapore Management University

Office: SCIS1 Room 4051
Email: yfang "at" smu.edu.sg

Short Biography

Since July 2018, I have been an Assistant Professor at the School of Computing and Information Systems, Singapore Management University (SMU). Prior to joining SMU, I was a data scientist at DBS Bank, and a research scientist at A*STAR. I obtained a PhD Degree in Computer Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2014 on a fully funded scholarship from A*STAR, and Bachelor of Computing with First Class Honors from National University of Singapore in 2009 as the top student in Computer Science. 

Research Interests

My general interest lies in the broad areas of data mining, machine learning and artificial intelligence. More specifically, I am working on the following research topics: (1) Learning on graphs and information networks; (2) Web and social media analytics; (3) Recommendation systems; (4) Application of knowledge graphs on data mining problems. More details can be found in my research statement, the projects page, and the publications page