Ting Hua is a DAC Ph.D. student in the department of computer science. She works at the Spatial Data Management LAB and is advised by Chang-Tien Lu, associate director of DAC. Her research interests include machine learning, data mining, and artificial intelligence.
She wants to predict what will happen in the future and what have triggered the occurrence in the past, through tracking and monitoring of social media data. In particular, she is focusing on developing text mining technologies such as graphical models for social media streams.