Thomas J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY USA
Jun Wang received the M.Phil. and Ph.D. degrees from Columbia University, NY, in 2010 and 2011, respectively. Currently, he is a Research Staff Member in the business analytics and mathematical sciences department at IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY. He also worked as an intern at Google Research in 2009, and as a research assistant at Harvard Medical School, Harvard University in 2006. He has been the recipient of several awards and scholarships, including the Jury thesis award from the Department of Electrical Engineering at Columbia University in 2011, the Google global intern scholarship in 2009, and a Chinese government scholarship for outstanding self-financed students abroad in 2009. His research interests include machine learning, business analytics, information retrieval and hybrid neural-computer vision systems.