Congratulations to Dr. Fiona Yan Liu, who has been granted a funding from General Program of National Natural Science Foundation of China for the project entitled “Social media mining via deep learning” !

Dr. Liu is an associate professor in the Department of Computing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Her research interests include cognitive science, artificial intelligence, and multimedia computing. As the director of cognitive computing lab, Dr. Liu is responsible for organizing the daily operation of the lab and conducting research on utilizing cognitive science theories and findings to solve multimedia and intelligent problems by exploring machine learning techniques.