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Yalong Yang

Yalong Yang: Assistant Professor

OFFICE:
1121 Knowledgeworks II
Phone: (540) 231-7783
Email: yalongyang@vt.edu
Twitter: @yalong_yang

EDUCATION:
Ph.D., Computer Science
Monash University, 2019

M.S., Computer Science, 2015
B.E., Software Engineering. 2012
Tianjin University

BIO:
Yalong's research concerns many aspects of Visualization (VIS), Human-Computer Interaction (HCI), and VR/AR. He is especially interested in the emerging research topic — Immersive Analytics, which focuses on applying engaging, embodied display and interaction techniques (e.g., VR/AR) for data visualization and analytics. He regularly publishes at top-tier visualization venues (IEEE VIS, ACM CHI, and EuroVis) and is an active member of these communities on promoting immersive analytics research. He also received Best Paper Honorable Mention Awards at IEEE VIS — InfoVis 2016 and ACM CHI 2021. Please find out more details about his research at https://vis.yalongyang.com/