Portrait of Xihui (Eric) Lin

Xihui (Eric) Lin

Research Software Develop Engineer


Currently work on information retrieve(IR) and question answering (QA) on small sets of documents, and seeking to apply meta learning on this problem.

Interest in general reinforcement learning (RL), GAN, AI for languages and genetics.

Previous works in AI

  • Natural language understanding model for personal assistant systems
  • Embedding compression for embedded system
  • Machine reading compression for English test
  • Statistical state tracking for dialogue system

Works before 2016

  • Methods for extracting genetic profiles and constructing genetic prognostic biomarker for cancers
  • Methodology for identify associated genetic mutations for next generation sequencing (NGS) data
  • Mathematical models for understanding dynamics of ecological and biological systems