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 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).