Dr. Tianyong Hao is a full Professor at School of Computer Science, South China Normal University. He received his Ph.D. degree in Computer Science at City University of Hong Kong in 2010. He studied at York University, Canada, Emory University, USA, University of New South Wales, Australia, and then worked as Postdoctoral Research Scientist at Columbia University until 2014.
Dr. Hao is an IEEE/CCF senior member and members of ISO TC37 committee, SAC TC52 committee, CIPS Youth working committee, CIPS Biomedical Informatics committee, CIPS Social Media Processing, and CCF Chinese Information Technology committee. He is the guest editor of several SCI-indexed journals including JMIR Medical Informatics and is the reviewer of more than 20 SCI-indexed journals including IEEE Transactions on Industry Informatics, ACM Transactions on Intelligent Systems and Technology, KAIS, as well as top-tier conferences such as AAAI, COLING, and IJCAI. He has published more than 80 SCI/EI indexed papers on international journals and conferences including IEEE TKDE, ACM Trans. on ALIP, Computers & Education, JAIST, Knowledge-Based Systems, etc. He is the PI of more than 10 grants including 2 National Science Foundation of China. He owns 2 proposed international standards issued by ISO, 4 granted invention patents including 1 US patent, 15 national software copyrights, and 6 best paper awards from international conferences.
Research Interests: Natural Language Processing, Text Mining, Question Answering, Medical Informatics.
English website: http://www.zhukun.org/haoty/