Portrait of Nan Duan

Nan Duan

Principal Research Manager


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Dr. Nan DUAN is a principal researcher & research manager at Microsoft Research Asia. He is also an adjunct professor at Tianjin University. His research interests include natural language processing, machine reasoning, large-scale pre-training for language, vision and code. He served as the evaluation chair, senior area chair, and area chair for top NLP/AI/ML conferences. He is a CCF Distinguished Member and a CCF Distinguished Speaker. He was awarded the CCF-NLPCC Distinguished Young Scientist. He leads the benchmark dataset efforts including XGLUE, CodeXGLUE, NLPCC-KBQA/DBQA. His book “Question Answering” was published by the Higher Education Press in 2018. He published 100+ research papers and holds 10+ patents. His research has been applied in many Microsoft products.