Meishan Lin

Meishan Lin received her Ph.D. in Bioinformatics from the University of Illinois at Chicago in 2017.

Previously she obtained her M.S. in Biomedical Engineering from the Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications in 2009, and B.E. in Telecommunication Engineering with a minor in Biotechnology from the Jilin University in 2006.

Her research interest lies in the interface of machine learning and computational biology, and in particular in their applications in protein folding and protein design.

She is currently a postdoctoral scholar working with Prof. Jinbo Xu at Toyota Technological Institute at Chicago (TTIC).

Son Nguyen

Son Phong Nguyen received his M.S. and Ph.D. in Computer Science from Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science of The University of Missouri - Columbia. His research interests include machine learning, deep learning, big data, bioinformatics and their applications. Since 2017, he has been a postdoctoral scholar working with Prof. Jinbo Xu at Toyota Technological Institute at Chicago (TTIC).

Weiran Wang

Weiran Wang received his Ph.D. from the University of California at Merced, M.S. from Chengdu Institute of Computer Applications (Chengdu, China), and B.S. from Huazhong University of Science and Technology (Wuhan, China), all in Computer Science. His research interests include optimization, machine learning, and their applications. Since 2014, he has been a postdoctoral scholar working with Prof. Karen Livescu at Toyota Technological Institute at Chicago (TTIC).

Home Page: http://ttic.uchicago.edu/~wwang5