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Liu, Yang (刘洋)

Associate Professor

Institute for AI Industry Research

Tsinghua University, Beijing


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Dr Yang Liu is currently an Associate Professor at Tsinghua Institute for AI Industry Research (AIR). Before joining Tsinghua AIR, she was a Principal Researcher in the AI Department of WeBank, China. Her research interests include machine learning, federated learning, transfer learning, multi-agent systems, statistical mechanics and applications of these technologies in the industry. She received her PhD from Princeton University in 2012 and her Bachelor's degree from Tsinghua University in 2007. She holds multiple patents. Her research has been published in leading scientific conferences and journals such as AAAI, IJCAI, ACM TIST and Nature. She co-authored the book "Federated Learning" - the first monograph on the topic of federated learning. Her research work has been recognized with multiple awards, such as CCF Technology Award, AAAI Innovation Award and IJCAI Innovation Award. She serves as an Associate Editor for ACM TIST since 2021.