Sheng Wang

Assistant Professor
Paul G. Allen School of Computer Science & Engineering
University of Washington, Seattle
Email: swang [at] cs (dot) washington (dot) edu

I teach CSE599 AI for Drug Discovery in Spring and AI for Medicine in Fall.

Research Interests (in descending order)

Computational Medicine:
Drug Discovery, Cancer Genomics, Single Cell Genomics, Neurodegenerative Diseases
Natural Language Processing Applications to Biology and Medicine:
Knowledge Graph, Neural Text Generation, Relation extraction.
Limited-data machine learning:
Zero-shot Learning, Meta learning, Transfer learning.
AI for environment and agriculture



Education and experience

Postdoctoral Researcher, Stanford University (Jan 2021)
Advisor: Prof. Russ Altman.
Ph.D. in Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (May 2018)
Advisors: Prof. ChengXiang Zhai and Prof. Jian Peng.
Thesis: Leveraging knowledge network for precision cancer therapy.
B.S. in Computer Science, Peking University (May 2013)