Portrait of Lun Du

Lun Du

Senior Researcher


Lun Du is a Senior Researcher in the DKI (Data, Knowledge, Intelligence) area at Microsoft Research Asia. He has been working in the same research group since he joined Microsoft in July 2019. His research interests include techniques of machine learning, data mining, graph models and their applications in software engineering, and tabular data understanding. He has published 40+ papers in top conferences and journals, such as KDD, WWW,  NeurIPS, ICLR, ICSE, IJCAI, AAAI, ACL, EMNLP, WSDM, CIKM, TKDD, etc., and his papers won the Best Paper Runner-up Award at CIKM’19 and Best Short Paper Award at CIKM’21. He has been a senior PC member of IJCAI’21 and a PC member of AAAI’21 22 23, WWW’20 22 23, ICML’22 23, KDD’22 23, NeurIPS’22, and WSDM’23. Before joining Microsoft Research, he received his M.S. from Peking University, Beijing, China, in 2019.