Yang peng

Yang Peng

Ph.D. in Computer Science
Computer and Information Science and Engineering
University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611
Office: E457 CSE Building
Phone: (352) 284 - 6721
Email: pengyang823@gmail.com

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I have completed my Ph.D. degree in Computer Science at CISE, University of Florida (August 2012 - December 2017), supervised by Dr. Daisy Zhe Wang and working in the Data Science Research Group. My research interest includes Data Science, Big Data, Knowledge Bases, Multimodal Fusion. My PhD dissertation is here.

I have received Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science at Department of Computer Science and Technology at Nanjing University, China (September, 2008 - June, 2012). I completed my undergraduate thesis in the Grid + P2P + Sensor Networks (GPS) Group at Nanjing University.


Ph.D., Computer Science, University of Florida (August 2012 - December 2017)

GPA 3.92/4.00

B.S., Computer Science, Nanjing University, China (2008 - 2012)

GPA 3.70/4.00, rank 10/160


Software Engineering Intern, Google Photos Team, Google, Fall 2016

Research and Projects

Knowledge Base Completion, August 2017

Multimodal Ensemble Fusion [paper][blog]

Scalable Systems for Information Extraction and Image Retrieval in Big Data

Selected Projects


Awards and Honors

Professional Experience