Mei-Ling Shyu


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Mei-Ling Shyu has been an Associate Chair and a Full Professor at the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE), University of Miami (UM) since October 2013 and June 2013, respectively. Prior to that, she was an Associate/Assistant Professor in ECE at UM from January 2000. She received her PhD degree from the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering and three Master degrees in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, and Restaurant, Hotel, Institutional, and Tourism Management, all from Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA. She has authored and co-authored 2 books and more than 270 technical papers published in various prestigious journals, book chapters, and refereed conference proceedings. Dr. Shyu was awarded the 2012 Computer Society Technical Achievement Award, the ACM 2012 Distinguished Scientists Award, and four Best Paper Awards and one Best Student Paper Award from IEEE conferences. She is a Fellow of IEEE, AAAS, and SIRI.


1999Ph.D. Electrical and Computer and Engineering Purdue University
1997M.S. Restaurant, Hotel, Institutional and Tourism Purdue University
1995M.S. Electrical Engineering Purdue University
1992M.S. Computer Science Purdue University

Professional Experience

2013 - Associate Chair, University of Miami
2013 - Professor, University of Miami
2005 - 2013Associate Professor, University of Miami
2000 - 2005Assistant Professor, University of Miami

Research Interests

Data science, data mining, machine learning, deep learning, multimedia information systems, big data analytics, semantic-based information management/fusion/retrieval, database management systems, multimedia networking, and security.