Additional Roles Professor
Faculty Member Computer Science & Innovation 
Division of Information Technology & Sciences 
Game Programming 
Undeclared – Information Technology & Sciences 
Pronouns He/Him/His
Education University of Louisiana at Lafayette, Doctor of Philosophy; University of Louisiana at Lafayette, Bachelor of Science; University of Louisiana at Lafayette, Master of Science
Areas of Expertise
  • Data Mining
  • Database, Algorithms
  • Machine Learning, Pattern Recognition
  • Polyglot
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Wei Kian Chen received his Bachelor of Science, Master of Science, and Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Science from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette in 1996, 1998, and 2005, respectively.

His research interests are Association Mining, Classification, Data Mining, Database, Machine Learning, Pattern Recognition, Software Engineering and others.

He is an active member of ACM, IEEE, SIGCSE and CCSC. In addition, he is also a member of the International Honor Society for the Computing and Information Disciplines (Upsilon Phi Epsilon) and the Honor Society for International Scholars (Phi Beta Delta).

Distinctions & Awards

2020 Edward R. Lyman Professorship

Publications & Abstracts

Professional & Academic Affiliations

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