Assistant Professor, Computer Science, School of STEM
Big Data, Informatics, Machine Learning
Dr. Dong Si is currently an Assistant Professor at University of Washington and the Principal Investigator of Data Analysis & Intelligent Systems (DAIS) group. He received his M.S. and Ph.D. in Computer Science from Old Dominion University, and B.S. in Electronic Information Science from Nanjing University. Over the years, Dr. Si’s research has included machine learning and artificial intelligence, computational biology, and biomedical informatics.
Dr. Dong Si’s research interest is mainly focused on developing machine learning and artificial intelligence techniques to solve biomedical and health science problems, such as biomedical image processing, macromolecular structure predictions, behavioral and mental health data analysis. In addition, he is interested in promoting early engagement of undergraduate students (especially women and underrepresented students) in machine learning, biomedical informatics, and data science field by introducing interdisciplinary studies, and inspiring students to pursue advanced STEM education and research careers.