Department of Computer Science
University of California-Davis
2123 Kemper Hall
Davis, CA 95616
Ph.D. in Computer Science & Engineering
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong
Advisor: Huamin Qu
Thesis: Combining Automated Analysis with Interactive Vis for Spatio-temporal Data Analysis
Committee: Pedro Sander, Yangqiu Song, Zhongming Lu, Claudio Silva
B.Eng. in Computer Science and Technology
Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
Jiajun Bu, Hongxin Zhang
The Design and Implementation of an Intelligent and Emotional Chatbot
Graduated under the Chu Kochen Honors Program
* indicates equal contribution.
Peer-reviewed Conference and Journal Publications
Workshop Papers, Extended Abstract, and Posters
Interpretable Visualization System for Graph Neural Network
Dakuo Wang, Sijia Liu, Abel Valente, Chuang Gan, Bei Chen,
Dongyu Liu, Yi Sun
U.S. Patent Application 17/039,989, filed March 31, 2022.
System and Method for Large Scale Multidimensional Spatio-Temporal Data Analysis
Panpan Xu, Liu Ren, Dongyu Liu
U.S. Patent 10,846,321, issued November 24, 2020.
ECS272 - Information Visualization
[F23] Guest Instructor invited by Prof. Kwan-Liu Ma.
ECS289H - Special Topics in Human-AI Interactions
Guest Lecturer invited by Prof. Hao-Chuan Wang.
International Summer School on Visual Analytics
Kaufman Teaching Certificate Program (KTCP)
As a Trainee, I completed 8 training workshops and 2 teaching demos (see Vice Chancellor Letter).
MSBD5005 - Data Visualization
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Graduate Teaching Assistant for Prof. Huamin Qu.
Introduction to C++ Programming
Fuzhou No.1 Middle School
High School Student Teaching Assistant for Ms. Ying Chen.
Advising and Mentoring
Mentees Prior to UC Davis
Service and Outreach
IEEE VIS 2015—23,
IEEE PacificVis 2016/17/22—24,
ACM CHI 2020—24,
ACM CSCW 2022—23,
ACM IUI 2019,
IEEE DSAA 2022—23,
IEEE ICPADS 2018,
IEEE TVCG 2016—23,
IEEE CG&A 2021,
ACM TiiS 2019/23,
ACM IJHCI 2021,
VLDB Journal 2021,
IEEE TBD 2021,
IEEE TNSE 2021,
IEEE Access 2020
Associate Editor, Young Advisory Board, Journal of Visual Informatics
Posters Co-Chair, Organizing Committee, IEEE PacificVis
Member, Program Committee, IEEE VIS
Member, Program Committee, IEEE DSAA
Member, Program Committee, ChinaVis
Member, Program Committee, IEEE VIS (short paper)
Mentor, SES Graduate Application Assistance Program, MIT IDSS
Assisted students from underrepresented groups in preparing PhD applications.
Peer Reviewer, Mock Faculty Job Talk, MIT LIDS
Program Committee, C3.ai Digital Transformation Institute Research Award
The awards are created to address Mitigation of COVID-19 and Future Pandemics.
Weekly Seminar Coordinator (>30 participants), HKUST VisLab
Student Volunteer, IEEE VIS 2018