Jie Yang is currently a PhD student at the Web Information Systems Group (WIS) headed by Geert-Jan Houben, in the Faculty of Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science (EEMCS/EWI), Delft University of Technology (TU Delft)


Jie's research focuses on the problem of crowd knowledge generation and acceleration: elicit from the crowd up-to-date knowledge and actionable insights, to support decision making and problem solving, in real-time and in various applications. This line of research is establishing its relevance in the projects of Social Glass for intelligent cities, and Inclusive Enterprise with IBM. 


Jie received his master degree with Cum Laude from the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science and Engineering in Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e), The Netherlands in September, 2013. Before that, he received his Bachelor degree from Zhejiang University, China in June, 2011.

Jie Yang