What’s New

  • Openings of PhD students for naturally motivated candidates [Opportunities].
  • PI, “NSF I/UCRC Center for Big Learning,” National Science Foundation Industry & University Cooperative Research Center, Planning Grant, 2016.
  • Won the Best Paper Award, “Enhancing Smartphone Indoor Localization via Opportunistic Sensing,” IEEE SECON 2016. Congratulations to Kaikai Liu!
  • Won the CAGI Challenge on detecting bipolar disorder: our team DeepBipolar was ranked No.1 in the competition. Congratulations to Sundaram Laksshman and Rajendra Bhat!
  • PI, “Integrating Data, Algorithms and Clinical Reasoning for Surgical Risk Assessment,” National Institutes of Health (NIH) R01 grant of total $2.7M for five years.
  • PI, “DeepVital: Multimodal Data-Driven Prediction and Diagnosis of Sepsis via Deep Learning,” UFII Seed grant.
  • PI, “DeepSky: Extremely-fast and Accurate Discovery of New Planets in Kepler Big Data via Large-Scale Deep Learning,” Space Research Initiative (SRI) grant.
  • UF PI, “Securing the Internet of Things (IoT) from the Hardware and Architecture Perspectives,” Florida Cybersecurity Seed grant.
  • Recent Invited Talks
    • “CognitiveEngine: Boosting Scientific Discovery,” Cognitive Systems Institute, IBM, 2016.
    • “DeepHealth: Deep Learning and its Applications in Precision Medicine,” International Conference on Computational Biomedicine, 2016.
    • “DeepDefense: DDoS Detection and Defense via Software-Defined Ecosystems,” Networking & Big Data Workshop, 2015.
    • “Towards Intelligent Software-Defined Ecosystems for the Future Internet,” Future Internet Forum, 2015.
    • “SmartCloud: Software-Defined Data Centers for Smart Big Data Engines,” Harris, 2015.
    • “SafeCloud: Real-time Health Monitoring and Large-scale Hybrid Deep Learning,” Workshop on Big Data Analytics in CPS: Enabling the Move from IoT to Real-Time Control, CPS Week, 2015.
    • “DeepCloud: Big Systems and Deep Models for Big Data,” ZJU, 2015.
    • “Software-Defined Ecosystems for Big Data Applications,” SIAT, ZJU, SJTU, ZNU, HHU, SZU, 2015.