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Yu Cao

Yu Cao, Ph.D. Associate Professor; Executive Director, Co-director; Director


Big Data Analytics, Computational Intelligence, Multimedia Computing, and Biomedical Informatics

Educational Background

B.Eng., Harbin Engineering University; M.Eng., Huazhong University of Science and Technology; Ph.D., Iowa State University


Cao's research interests span a variety of aspects of algorithms and software infrastructure for big data analytics, computational intelligence, multimedia computing, and biomedical informatics. He has over 50 peer-reviewed publications appeared in various prestigious journals, book chapters, and refereed conference proceedings. His research is supported by NSF. He has served/is serving on Organizing Committees or Programming Committees of more than 20 international conferences and workshops. He is a senior member of IEEE, member of ACM, and Upsilon Pi Epsilon (UPE).