Hung-Yu Kao, Associate Professor
Hung-Yu Kao (高宏宇) received the B.S. and M.S. degree in Computer Science from National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan in 1994 and 1996 respectively. In July 2003, he received the PhD degree from the Electrical Engineering Department, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan. He was a post-doctoral fellow of Institute of Information Science (IIS), Academia Sinica from 2003 to 2004. Dr. Kao is currently an Associate Professor of computer science and information engineering of National Cheng Kung University. His research interests include Web information retrieval / extraction, search engine, knowledge management, data mining, social network analysis and bioinformatics. He has published more than 40 research papers in refereed international journals and conference proceedings. He is a member of IEEE and ACM.
Intelligent Knowledge Management Laboratory
Dept. of Computer Science and Information Engineering
National Cheng Kung University
No.1, Ta-Hsueh Road, Tainan, Taiwan, R.O.C.
TEL: +886-06-2757575 ext 62546
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Education and Experience
| Honor & Personal Activities
Information Retrieval / Extraction
Web Data Mining
BioCreAtIvE III Competition, Gene Normalization Task, 1st award Winner, 2010
Research Grant of Intel Research Quad Core Seeding Program, 2007
Biographical Listings in IBC (International Biographical Centre, Cambridge, England) Leading Scientists of the World, 2008
Biographical Listings in Marquis's Who's Who in the World 25th, 26th, and 27th Silver Anniversary Edition, 2008, 2009, 2010
Biographical Listings in Marquis's Who's Who in Science and Engineering 9th, 10th Anniversary Edition, 2006-2007, 2007~2008
Long Term Award for PhD Thesis, Acer Foundation, 2003
Editorial board, Journal of Emerging Technologies in Web Intelligence (
JETWI), (from 2009) Editorial Board of
Scientifica, Bioinformatics Area Program Chair/Co-Chair
the 2012 Genome Informatics Workshop (GIW-2012), December 12-14, 2012.
the 2012 Conference on Technologies and Applications of Artificial Intelligence (TAAI-2012), November 16-18, 2012.
the 2011 International Conference on Data Engineering and Internet Technology (DEIT-2011), March 15-17, 2011.
PC Members, the 2013 International Health Informatics Conference (IHIC-2013), 2013.
PC Members, the 2013 Conference on Technologies and Applications of Artificial Intelligence (TAAI-2013), 2013.
PC Members, the 17th Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD-2013), April 14-17, Gold Coast, Australia 2013.
PC Members, the 25th International Conference on Industrial, Engineering & Other Applications of Applied Intelligent Systems (IEA/AIE-2012), 2012.
PC Members, the Workshop on Databases, Data Mining, and Information Retrieval, NCS 2011.
PC Members, the 20th ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM-2011), Oct. 24-28, 2011.
PC Members, the 2nd IEEE Intern'l Conf. on Cloud Computing Technology and Science (CloudCom-2010), Nov. 30 - Dec. 3, 2010.
PC Members, the 2010 Intern'l Conf. on Data Mining (DMIN-2010), June 12-15, 2010.
PC Members, the 2006 Asia-Pacific Signal and Information Processing Association, Annual Summit and Conference, Oct. 4-7, 2009.
PC Members, the 2009 Intern'l Conf. on Data Mining (DMIN-2009), June 13-16, 2009.
PC Members, the 2008 Intern'l Conf. on Data Mining (DMIN-2008), June 14-17, 2008.
PC Members, the 2007 Intern'l Conf. on Data Mining (DMIN-2007), June 25-28, 2007.
PC Members, the 2006 Intern'l Conf. on Data Mining (DMIN-2006), June 26-29, 2006.
(2008, Spring) (2009, Spring) (2010, Spring) (2011, Spring) (2012, Spring) (2013, Spring) Web Programming I (2004, Fall) (2005, Fall) (2006, Fall) (2007, Fall) (2008, Fall)
Algorithms (2004, Fall) (2005, Fall) (2006, Fall) (2007, Fall)
Web Information Retrieval and Text Mining (2005, Spring) (2006, Spring) (2007, Spring) (2008, Fall) (2009, Fall) (2010, Fall) (2011, Fall) (2012, Fall)
Special Topics in Text Data Mining (2009, Fall) (2010, Fall)
(2011, Fall) (2012, Fall)
Algorithms and Data mining techniques in Bioinformatics (2005, Spring) (2006, Spring) (2007, Spring)
Bioinformatics Programming (2005, Summer) (2006, Summer) (2007, Summer) (2008, Summer) (2009, Summer)