Sinno Jialin Pan (Ph.D.)

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Professor
Provost's Chair in Computer Science and Engineering
Singapore 639798





News

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Biography

  • Sinno Jialin Pan is a Provost's Chair Professor with the School of Computer Science and Engineering at Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore. He received his Ph.D. degree in computer science from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) in 2011. Prior to joining NTU, he was a scientist and Lab Head of text analytics with the Data Analytics Department, Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore. He was named to the list of "AI 10 to Watch" by the IEEE Intelligent Systems magazine in 2018. He serves as an Associate Editor for IEEE TPAMI, AIJ, and ACM TIST. His research interests include transfer learning and its real-world applications.
  • My current research interests include: 1) General methods of integrating logical reasoning into deep learning models and their applications to NLP and other potential application domains, 2) Transfer learning for model compression, 3) Distributed (multi-task) learning. Click here for more details.

Work Experience (Full Time)

  • School of Computer Science and Engineering, College of Engineering, Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore.
    • 2022.09 - present: Professor
    • 2019.04 - present: Provost's Chair in Computer Science and Eningeering
    • 2019.03 - 2022.08: Associate Professor
    • 2018.02 - 2019.12: Cluster Deputy Director, Data Science & Artificial Intelligence Research Centre
    • 2014.11 - 2019.02: Nanyang Assistant Professor
  • Data Analytics Department, Institute for Infocomm Research (I2R), Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), Singapore.
    • 2014.01 - 2014.11: Deputy Co-Director, I2R-NEC Joint Labs
    • 2013.10 - 2014.11: Scientist II
    • 2013.05 - 2014.11: Lab Head, Text Analytics
    • 2012.09 - 2013.04: Deputy Lab Head, Text Analytics
    • 2010.11 - 2013.09: Scientist I
  • Digital China, Guangzhou, China.
    • 2005.07 - 2006.01: Software Engineer

Work Experience (Part Time)

  • 4Paradigm Inc., Beijing, China.
    • 2018.01 - present: Consultant
  • School of Computer Science and Engineering, College of Engineering, Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore.
    • 2014.06 - 2014.11: Adjunct Assistant Professor
  • Data Analytics Department, Institute for Infocomm Research (I2R), Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), Singapore.
    • 2015.01 - 2015.12: Consultant
  • Department of Computer Science, School of Computing, National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapore.
    • 2013.04 - 2014.11: Adjunct Assistant Professor

Education

  • Ph.D. in Computer Science (2011), Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), Hong Kong.
  • M.S. in Applied Mathematics (2005), Sun Yat-Sen University, Guangzhou, China.
  • B.S. in Applied Mathematics (2003), Sun Yat-Sen University, Guangzhou, China.

Visiting Scholar and Intern Experience

  • 2009.07 - 2010.02: Research Intern, Machine Learning Group, Microsoft Research Asia (MSRA), Beijing, China.
  • 2009.01 - 2009.02: Visiting Scholar, Department of Computer Science, California Institute of Technology (Caltech), CA, USA.
  • 2008.09 - 2009.01: Visiting Scholar, Machine Learning Department, Carnegie Mellon University (CMU), PA, USA.

Contact Information

  • Office: Block N4, Room #02b-44
  • Phone: +65 6790 4601
  • Email: sinnopan (AT) ntu.edu.sg
  • Postal Address: 50 Nanyang Avenue, Block N4 #02a-32, Singapore 639798