Weili Wu received her M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in computer science both from University of Minnesota, in 1998 and 2002, respectively. She is currently an Assistant Professor and a Lab Director of the Database Research Lab at the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, the University of Texas at Dallas. Her research interest is mainly in database systems, especially in spatial database with applications in geographic information systems and bioinformatics, distributed database in Internet system, and wireless database systems with connection to wireless communication. She has published more than 40 research papers in various prestigious journals and conferences such as IEEE Transaction on Multimedia, Theoretical Computer Science, Journal of Complexity, Discrete Mathematics, Discrete Applied Mathematics, ACM SIGKDD International Conference on Knowledge Discovery & Data Mining, SIAM Conference on Data Mining, UCGIS Summer Assembly, and International Conference on Computer Science and Informatics. She is an author of the textbook Mathematical Theory of Optimization and an Editor of the research monograph Clustering and Information Retrieval. She is an Associate Editor of KAIS: An International Journal on Knowledge and Information Systems and a Member of the Editorial Board of IJBRA International Journal of Bioinformatics Research and Applications. She is a Member of the IEEE Computer Society.
Biography Updated on 1 March 2007