Mingon KANG, Ph.D

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Dr. Kang is an assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science at Kennesaw State University since Fall 2016. 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.

Office: J-339, Kennesaw State University, Marietta, GA 30060
Email: mkang9@kennesaw.edu
Tel: 470-578-4311

"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."

Research Lab: DataX.kennesaw.edu

BIBM Workshops: Deep Learning in Bioinformatics , Biological Network Analysis

Recent News

  • March 20, 2019

    Hi-LASSO is accepted in IEEE Access

  • Feb 2, 2019

    Invited to an organizing member (workshop co-chair) in IEEE BIBM

  • Jan 30, 2019

    Two BIBM papers are invited to special issues in Methods (IF: 3.99, h-index: 129) and BMC Genomics (IF: 3.73, h-index: 130)

  • Jan 30, 2019

    Invited to an organizing member (co-chair) in Computer Sciences and Information Technologies, UKC 2019

  • Jan 3, 2019

    Received an external grant of $100,000 from Oracle for the work entitled, "A Federated Approach to Image Feature Extraction."

  • Nov 14, 2018

    "PASNet: Pathway-Associated Sparse Deep Neural Network for Prognosis Prediction from High-throughput Data", Accepted in BMC Bioinformatics.

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Upcoming Proposals

Upcoming Conferences

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)
  • IEEE BigData, LA, CA (08-19-2019, D-115)
  • IEEE BIBM, San Diego, CA (08-17-2019, D-113)
  • IEEE ICMLA, Boca Raton, FL (07-05-2019, D-70)
  • ACM BCB, Niagra Falls, NY (05-15-2019, D-19)
  • MICCAI, Shenzhen, China (Intention-to-submit by 03-19-2019, then 04-02-2019)
  • ICDAR, Syndey, (2-15-2019, 3-8-2019)
  • ISBRA, Barcelona, Spain (02-11-2019)
  • IEEE EMBC, Berlin, (2-5-2019)
  • KDD, Anchorage, (02-03-2019)
  • ISMB, Basel, Switzerland, (1-28-2019)