I obtained my PhD degree in Computer Science at Cornell University, with Lillian Lee, Jon Kleinberg and Bobby Kleinberg on my committee. Previously, I received my bachelor degree in Computer Science from Tsinghua University, with a second degree in Economics.
My research focuses on understanding individual behaviors at the micro level and community dynamics at the macro level. I aim to harness emerging data in social interactions to explain and predict human decisions, whereby enhancing social and technological systems. I am currently supported by a Facebook fellowship. Here is my CV.
Here are three representative papers in my research: