(通讯员 屈佩琪)12月13日下午，应美高梅4858官方网站信息科学与工程学院邀请，加拿大萨斯喀彻温大学吴方向教授在中和楼信息学院342报告厅做了题为 “Predicting Disease Genes based on Artificial Intelligence”学术交流，本次交流会由信息科学与工程学院院长代建华主持。
Dr. FangXiang Wu received the B. Sc. degree and the M. Sc. degree in applied mathematics, from Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, China, in 1990 and 1993, respectively, the first Ph.D. in control theory and its applications from Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xi’an, China, in 1998, and the second Ph.D. in bioinformatics and systems biology from University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada, in 2004. He worked as a post-doctorial fellow with Laval University Medical Research Center, Quebec City, Quebec, during 2004-2005.
Dr. Wu is a full professor of College of Engineering, and of Department of Computer Science at the University of Saskatchewan, Canada. His current research interests include Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning, Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, Medical Image Analytics, Complex Network Analytics. He has published about 360 technical papers in refereed journals and conference proceedings.
Dr. Wu is serving as the editorial board member of five international journals (including IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics (TCBB), Scientific Reports, Neurocomputing, etc.), the guest editor of more than 20 international journals, and as the program committee chair or member of many international conferences. He has also reviewed papers for many international journals. He is a senior member of IEEE and a registered Professional Engineer in Canada.