Dr. Kewei Tu is a tenured associate professor with the School of Information Science and Technology at ShanghaiTech University, China. He received BS and MS degrees in Computer Science and Technology from Shanghai Jiaotong University, China and received a PhD degree in Computer Science from Iowa State University, USA. He was a postdoctoral researcher at Departments of Statistics and Computer Science of the University of California, Los Angeles, USA. His research lies in the areas of natural language processing, machine learning, and artificial intelligence in general, with a focus on combining symbolic, probabilistic and neural approaches to the representation, learning and application of linguistic structures. He has nearly 100 publications in major conferences and journals including ACL, EMNLP, NAACL, AAAI, etc. He served as a PC member at many NLP and AI conferences, as an area chair at several conferences such as EMNLP and AAAI, and as an action editor of ACL Rolling Review.
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