Xiangwen Wang

Xiangwen Wang

wxw [at] vt.edu

About

I obtained my Ph.D. in Physics (advisor: Professor Michel Pleimling), M.S. in Computer Science (advisor: Professor Gang Wang), and M.S. in Statistics (advisor: Professor Yili Hong) from Virginia Tech.

My research interests include data-driven modeling of complex human behaviors (Human Dynamics), sociophysics, machine learning in security, and non-equilibrium statistical physics.

Education

Ph.D. in Physics
May 2019
M.S. in Statistics
May 2019
M.S. in Computer Science
May 2018
Graduate Certificate in Data Analytics
May 2017

B.S. in Physics
July 2011

Employment

Google (Mountain View, CA)

August 2019 - Present
Data Scientist
August 2012 - May 2019
Research Assistant & Teaching Assistant

Rule 14 (Santa Monica, CA)

June 2016 - August 2016
Data Science Intern

Publications

October 2019
Scientific Reports, Xiangwen Wang, Michel Pleimling
July 2018
Physical Review E, Xiangwen Wang, Michel Pleimling
June 2018
Proceedings of The ACM Asia Conference on Computer and Communications Security (ASIACCS'18), Xiangwen Wang, Peng Peng, Chun Wang, Gang Wang
March 2017
Physical Review E, Xiangwen Wang, Michel Pleimling
May 2015
Physical Review E, Mark Brown, Robert Galyean, Xiangwen Wang, Michel Pleimling
April 2015
PloS One, Xiaopu Han, Xiangwen Wang, Xiaoyong Yan, Binghong Wang
January 2014
PloS One, Xiangwen Wang, Xiaopu Han, Binghong Wang

Thesis and Dissertation

Talks

APS March Meeting 2016 (Baltimore, MD)

Awards

April 2015
Virginia Tech (Blacksburg, VA)