Hui Yang

Dr. Yang
Associate Professor
Graduate Coordinator
Data Mining, Text Mining and Information Extraction with a Current Focus in Biomedical Application, Protein Structure Analysis

Contact Information

Phone: 
(415) 338-2221

Office Information: 

Building: 
Thornton Hall
Room Number: 
966
Office Hours: 
Wednesday: 10:35-11:35
Thursday: 12:25-13:25
Advising Hours: 
Tuesday: 12:30-13:30
By appointment ONLY - contact CS office for GRAD ADVISING appointment

Recent Projects

Publications:

  1. "Structuring unstructured clinical narratives in OpenMRS with medical concept extraction," Ryan M. Eshleman*, Hui Yang and Barry Levine. In the proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine (BIBM2015) (industrial track). November 2015, Washington DC.
  2. "Hey, #311, come clean my street!" A spatio-temporal sentiment analysis of Twitter data and 311 Civil Complaints", Ryan M. Eshleman* and Hui Yang. In the proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Social Computing and Networking (SocialCom 2014), December 2014, Sydney, Australia.
  3. Towards human-computer synergetic analysis of large-scale biological data, Rahul Singh, Hui Yang, Ben Dalziel*, Daniel Asarnow, William Murad*, David Foote, Matthew Gormley, Jonathan Stillman and Susan Fisher, BMC Bioinformatics 2013, 14(Suppl 14):S10. Published: October 9, 2013
  4. Analytic Feature Selection for Support Vector Machines, Carly Stambaugh*, Hui Yang, and Felix Breuer, in the proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Machine Learning and Data Mining, July 2013, New York

Awards:

  1. Collaborative research project with IBM Almaden on annotating and extracting entities and relationships in biomedical articles. January 2013-February 2014. Budget: $20,000. 
  2. Collaborative research project with Genentech on curating bio-entities and software testing and quality assessment. October 2011—June 2012. Budget: $10,000.

Website:

Dr. Yang Website