Dr. Zhongfang Zhuang joined Visa Research as a Staff Research Scientist in May 2019. Prior to joining Visa, Zhongfang was a Research Assistant at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI). Zhongfang received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from Worcester Polytechnic Institute in 2019. His Ph.D. dissertation titled, “Deep Learning on Attributed Sequences,” focused on modeling user behaviors in the travel business.
As a member of the Data Analytics team, his research interests are in scalable data processing, analytics systems, deep learning and sequence mining. Dr. Zhuang has published papers in several international conferences and journals, including Diabetes Meeting (SDM), Very Large Data Bases (VLDB) and others.