Yao-Yi Chiang

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Yao-Yi Chiang

Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science & Engineering


Kenneth H. Keller Hall
Room 5-191
200 Union Street Se
Minneapolis, MN 55455


  • Ph.D. in Computer Science, University of Southern California (2010)
  • M.A. in Computer Science, University of Southern California (2004)
  • B.B.A. in Information Management, National Taiwan University (2000)


Chiang personal website
Knowledge Computing Lab website

Research Interests

Chiang is interested in developing data-driven methods that can take advantage of domain knowledge to solve complex problems. For example, he has built machine learning algorithms that incorporate spatial science techniques for air quality prediction and imagery recognition. He also enjoys building working systems with students and doing consulting work related to his research.

Research Areas
Data Mining, Databases, and Geographical Information Systems

Current Research
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