Siyuan Chen is an M.S./Ph.D. candidate in Prof. Xin Gao's Structural and Functional Bioinformatics Group at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST). Before joining KAUST, Chen obtained a bachelor's degree from the School of Communication and Information Engineering, UESTC, China.
Siyuan's research interests lie in bioinformatics, computational biology, machine learning, and big data. He intends to work at the intersection between computer science and biology and develop algorithms so as to solve the key problems in medicine as well as in biology.