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Beiyu Lin

Office number: 956-665-3054

Beiyu is an assistant professor in Computer Science at the University of Texas - Rio Grande Valley. Dr. Lin received her B.S. from Shanghai Maritime University in 2011, her M.S. from Stony Brook in 2013, and M.S. and Ph.D. from Washington State University in 2015 and 2020, respectively.

Her research includes machine learning, deep learning, human dynamics, behavior modeling, home/building security, biomedical applications of AI, and smart environments.

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I am actively recruiting students for a master's degree (provide full scholarships for 2 students for 2 years). If you or someone you know are interested, please reach out.


6/7: serve in one NSF panel.
5/26: the average evaluation scores for the two courses I taught online in Spring are 4.83 and 4.49 out of 5.
4/19: congraz for defended phd thesisSDM 2021 Best Applied Data Science Paper Award.congraz for defended phd thesis
     (SDM is one of the top 4 data mining conferences.)
4/12:    recipient of SDM’21 Early Career Travel Award and Tutorial Free Registration.
4/1:    Google exploreCSR workshop + summer research internships are open for applications.
1/29:   Invited to talk at Dr. Upal Roy's lab in the Department of Health & Biomedical Sciences, UTRGV.
1/26:   Congratulations to Sonny (intern in the lab) for next step in Simons Foundation as data analyst intern!
     (back in 2011, Simons Foundation was one of my dream companies.)
1/1:    the average evaluation scores for the two courses I taught online in Fall are 4.51 and 4.48 out of 5.

12/21: Our full paper has been selected by SIAM SDM'21.
  (acceptance rate of 21.25% with 400 submissions and 85 of them were accepted.)
12/15: Our tutorial has been selected by SIAM SDM'21(SDM is a top data mining conference.)
12/02: Selected for the NeurIPS'20 registration fee reimbursement via the 3rd Robot Learning Workshop (NeurIPS'20 is a top conference in machine learning.)
11/19: Invited to talk at the department of surgery, UTRGV.
11/17: Letter of Intent in Pilot Study Program for the Rio Grande Valley Alzheimer’s Disease was selected.
  (invited to the next step: submit a full proposal.)
11/02: Serve as program committee for International Conference on Intelligent Environments -- IE21.
10/21: congraz for defended phd thesis awardee of Google exploreCSR grant. congraz for defended phd thesis
10/21: Serve as ACM Student Research Competition program committee for SIGCSE 2021.
10/14: Our AAAI’21 paper was promoted to the phase II review.
  ( AAAI is a top AI conference, approximately 62% were promoted to Phase II and 38% were rejected.)
10/12: Received Google Cloud COVID-19 research credits.

Past News (2017-2020)