Mingon KANG, Ph.D

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Dr. Kang is an assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science at The University of Nevada, Las Vegas since Fall 2019. Prior to UNLV, he was at Kennesaw State University and Texas A&M University-Commerce. His research interests include Bioinformatics, Machine Learning, Data Mining, Computer Vision, and Big Data Analytics. He received his M.S. and Ph.D. degree in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Texas at Arlington in 2010 and 2015 respectively.

Office: SEB-3214, 4505 S. Maryland Pkwy. Las Vegas, NV 89154-4022
Email: mingon.kang@unlv.edu
Tel: 702-895-4884

"Not only so, but we also rejoice in our sufferings, because we know that suffering produces perseverance; perseverance, character; and character, hope. And hope does not disappoint us, because God has poured out his love into our hearts by the Holy Spirit, whom he has given us."


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BIBM Workshops: Deep Learning in Bioinformatics , Biological Network Analysis


Recent News

  • Oct. 8, 2020

    Research talk for VA Grand Rounds, "Big Data & AI in NV geriatric care"

  • Sep. 29,2020

    Research talk for NV HIMSS: Predicting an inpatient risk of benzodiazepine/opioid overdose

  • Sep. 24, 2020

    Invited talk from NIPM, noon-1pm, Sep. 24: Interpretable and integrative deep learning for biomedical research

  • Jul.- Aug., 2020

    Research talks at Dong-Eui University, Korea Brain Research Institute, Gyeongsang National University, Sunmoon University, DGIST, and Chungbuk National University

  • May. 19, 2020

    "Deep-Hipo: Multi-scale receptive field deep learning for histopathological image analysis" is published in Methods

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Upcoming Conferences in 2021

Bioinformatics: ISMB (Jan), PSB (Aug), RECOMB (Oct), BIBM (Jul), BCB (May), APBC (Jul), GIW (Jun), ISBRA (Feb)
Machine Learning: ICML (Feb), ICDM(Jun), KDD (Feb), NIPS (Apr), ICDE (Aug), SDM (Oct), IJCAI (Jan), AAAI (Jan) ICLR (Sep)
  • ISMB, TBA (TBA)
  • RECOMB, TBA (TBA)
  • ICLR, TBA (TBA)
  • IEEE BIBM, TBA (TBA)
  • PSB, Hawaii (TBA)
  • AAAI, TBA (TBA)
  • ACM BCB, TBA, (TBA)
  • ICDE, Crete, Greece (TBA)
  • NIPS, TBA (TBA)
  • ICPR, TBA, (TBA)
  • MICCAI, Strasbourg, France (Intention-to-submit by 02/19/2021, then 03/03/2020, D-90)
  • KDD, Singapore, (02/08/2021, D-67)
  • ICDM, New York (1/15/2021, D-43)
  • ISMB, Lyon, France