Portrait of Xingdi (Eric) Yuan

Xingdi (Eric) Yuan

Senior Research Engineer


Eric is a senior research engineer at Microsoft Research, Montreal. He joined Maluuba (acquired by Microsoft in 2017) since October 2015, prior to that, he received his master’s degree from New York University in 2015, and bachelor’s degree from Beijing University of Technology in 2011. Since joining Maluuba (Microsoft), he has worked on a diverse set of models that help machines to read and comprehend, answering questions, generating questions. Recently, he is very interested in exploring ways of helping neural agents to learn procedural knowledge and to interact with human world through language. Some of his publications can be found here.