Department of Computer Science
2123 Kemper Hall
Davis, CA 95616
Ph.D. in Computer Science & Engineering
The 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: Huamin Qu, 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
Posters, Extended Abstract, Workshop Papers, and Preprints
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.
Summer School on Visual Analytics, Zhejiang University
A hybrid class for both undergraduate and graduate students with 76 in-person and 960 online participants.
I lectured "Human-AI Teaming for Time Series Analysis"
Kaufman Teaching Certificate Program (KTCP), MIT
Completed 8 one-hour training workshops and 2 teaching sessions. A certificate and
a support letter from MIT Vice Chancellor are granted as evidence of a strong commitment to teaching.
Data Visualization (MSBD5005), HKUST
Graduate level course (Instructor: Huamin Qu). I assisted in the designing of in-class exercise and final exam problems sets.
Learn C++ Programming, Fuzhou No.1 Middle School
A high school programming course. I taught more than 50 students with our teacher Ying Chen.
Service and Outreach
Young Advisory Board, Journal of Visual Informatics
Poster Program Co-Chair, PacificVis
VIS, full paper track
VIS, short paper track
DSAA, full paper track
ChinaVis, full paper track
C3.ai, Digital Transformation Institute Research Award
The awards are created to address Mitigation of COVID-19 and Future Pandemics.
ML & DS
VLDB Journal 2021,
IEEE TBD 2021
IEEE TNSE 2021,
Mentor, SES Graduate Application Assistance Program, MIT IDSS
Assisted students from underrepresented groups in preparing PhD applications in Social and Engineering Systems (SES).
Reviewer, Mock Faculty Job Talk, MIT LIDS
Weekly Seminar Coordinator (>30 participants), HKUST VisLab
Student Volunteer, IEEE VIS 2018