Yingtong Dou


Ph.D. Student in Computer Science
University of Illinois at Chicago
Email: ydou5@uic.edu




I am a Ph.D. student in Big Data and Social Computing (BDSC) Lab of the University of Illinois at Chicago. My Supervisor is Prof. Philip S. Yu. Before joining UIC, I got my Bachelor’s Degree from the Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications and the Queen Mary University of London. My research interests are social network analysis, recommender systems and data mining. I am interested in designing algorithms dealing with social problems in reality and applying social computing techniques in areas.  [View my CV]



2017-06-29 I graduated from BUPT and QMUL and was awarded as the Beijing Excellent Graduate
2017-04-03 I finally decided to join the Big Data and Social Computing Lab at the University of Illinois at Chicago under the supervision of Prof. Philip Yu as fresh Ph.D. student.
2017-03-05 Join D-Lab in the Institute for Data Science of Tsinghua University as a research volunteer.
2016-09-28 A paper was accepted by the 2nd workshop of EMGIS in 2016 ACM SIGSPATIAL.
2016-08-26 Attending PyData 2016 at UIC.
2016-08-17  A paper was accepted by ICKEA 2016 for oral presentation.
2016-08-12  Fly to San Francisco attending SIGKDD 2016.
2016-07-15  Fly to Chicago for the summer intern in UIC Big Data and Social Computing Lab.
2016-07-05 A paper was accepted as a short paper by SKG 2016 for oral presentation.
2016-06-15 Attending ICDSC 2016 in Changsha.