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2008 Ph.D., Computer Software and Theory, Northwest University, Xi'an, China
2002 M.S., Information Management, Xi'an Polytechnic University
1998 B.S., Computer Science, YanShan University
Yuan Gao is Associate Professor and Researcher at Northwest University, Xi'an, China. in the 2015-2016 academic year, she is a visiting scholar at Spatial Sciences Institute at the University of Southern California.
While earning her Ph.D. in Computer Science Department from the School of Information Science and Technology at Northwest University, she investigated image mining techniques, including image preprocessing, segmentation, feature selection, discretization and mining algorithms.
The overarching focus of her current research is intelligent information systems and data mining. She is particularly interested in exploring useful rules from space-time series, such as economics statistics series, satellite image series, and environmental monitoring series.