Xiaotong Liu received his Ph.D. in Computer Science and Engineering from The Ohio State University. He has been working with his advisor Dr. Han-Wei Shen since 2011. His research interests lie in information visualization, visual analytics, human-computer interaction and data mining. Xiaotong Liu received his Bachelor degree in Software Engineering at Shanghai Jiao Tong University in 2011, and worked at Microsoft Research Asia in Internet Graphics Group with Dr. Shixia Liu and Dr. Yingcai Wu on visualization resizing from Nov. 2010 to May 2011. From June to August 2012, Xiaotong worked at Information Visualization Group of AT&T Shannon Research Lab with Dr. Yifan Hu and Dr. Stephen North on social media visualization. Since May 2015, Xiaotong have been working with Dr. Anbang Xu, Dr.Liang Gou on brand personality visualization at IBM Watson Group / IBM Research, Almaden.


+ I will join IBM Watson Group / IBM Research, Almaden as a Research Staff Member.

+ Ph.D. defended!

+ Three papers accepted by IEEE VAST/SciVis (TVCG) 2016.

+ One paper accepted by IEEE PacificVis 2016.

+ Best Presentation Award (2nd Place) by OSU-CSE 2016.