Dr. YANG Yu (楊禹)

Visiting address
LAU-16-222
Phone: +852 34424035

Author IDs

Willing to take PhD students: yes

Biography

I am an Assistant Professor with the School of Data Science at City University of Hong Kong. I obtained my Ph.D. in Computing Science from Simon Fraser University, where I was supervised by Prof. Jian Pei. Before that, I obtained my M.E. from University of Science and Technology of China in 2013, and my B.E. from Hefei University of Technology in 2010, both in Computer Science.

Research Interests/Areas

  • Mining data of combinatorial structures, such as graphs, sets, and sequences
  • Big data algorithms
  • Data-Driven Operations Management

Teaching

  • Storing and Retrieving Data (SDSC5003)
  • Data Visualization (SDSC2004)
  • Big Data: The Arts and Science of Scaling (SDSC3001)
  • Data Mining (SDSC3002)

Prizes/Honours

2019 Governor General's Gold Medal The Governor General of Canada
2022 Silver Award Geneva International Exhibition of Inventions