Yang peng

Yang Peng

Ph.D. student
Computer and Information Science and Engineering
University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611
Office: E457 CSE Building
Phone: (352) 284 - 6721
Email: ypeng@cise.ufl.edu

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I am currently a Ph.D. student in Computer Engineering at CISE, University of Florida (August 2012 - Present), supervised by Dr. Daisy Zhe Wang and working in the Data Science Research Group. My research interest includes Data Science, Big Data, Knowledge Base, Multimodal Retrieval, Extraction and Learning.

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 Engineering, University of Florida (Fall 2012 - )

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

Multimodal Ensemble Fusion [paper][blog]

Scalable Systems for Information Extraction and Image Retrieval in Big Data

Selected Projects


Awards and Honors

Professional Experience