Xuan Wei

MIS Doctoral Student

McClelland Hall 430
1130 E. Helen St. 
P.O. Box 210108 
Tucson, Arizona 85721-0108

Areas of Expertise

  • Crowd intelligence and Crowdsourcing
  • Intention mining in social media
  • Statistical machine learning
  • Probabilistic modeling and interference
  • Deep learning and deep generative models
  • Fake news detection


B.S. in Mathematics & Applied Mathematics, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, 2014

Awards and Honors

  • 2018, Best Paper Award, Workshop on Information Technologies and Systems (WITS)
  • 2017, Best Paper Award Runner-up, INFORMS Workshop on Data Science
  • 2014, Outstanding Graduate of Shanghai (top 5%)
  • 2013, National First Prize of China Undergraduate Mathematical Contest in Modeling
  • 2013, Guanghua Scholarship, Shanghai Jiao Tong University 


  • Dr. Daniel Zeng