Assistant Professor in the Institute for Software Research in the School of Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon University
Fei Fang received her Ph.D. from the Department of Computer Science at the University of Southern California in 2016. Prior to that, she received her bachelor degree from the Department of Electronic Engineering, Tsinghua University in July 2011. Her research lies in the field of artificial intelligence and multi-agent systems, focusing on real-world challenges with societal impacts. Her work has won the Deployed Application Award at Innovative Applications of Artificial Intelligence (IAAI'16), the Outstanding Paper Award in Computational Sustainability Track at the International Joint Conferences on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI'15). Her work on moving target protection has been used by the US Coast Guard for protecting the Staten Island Ferry in New York City. Her work on designing patrol strategies to combat illegal poaching has lead to the deployment of PAWS application in a conservation area in Southeast Asia.