I am Zhengjie Miao, currently a Master’s student in the Department of Computer Science, Columbia University. I am working with Prof. Eugene Wu in the Columbia University Database Research Group on enhancing data visualizations. My research interests covers the topics of information visualization, visual analytics, and data mining.

Before starting my graduate study at Columbia University, I worked as a research assistant in Visualization and Visual Analytics Group at Peking University, under the advisory of Prof. Xiaoru Yuan.


  • Information Visualization
  • Visual Analytics
  • Data Mining


  • M.S. in Computer Science, 2016(expected)

    Columbia University

  • B.S. in Computer Science and Technology, 2015

    Peking University


  • Story Explorer: A Visual Analysis Tool for Heterogeneous Text Data
    Chenglong Wang, Zhengjie Miao, Siming Chen, Zipeng Liu, Zuchao Wang, Zhenhuang Wang, Xiaoru Yuan

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  • MovementFinder: A Multi-filter Visual Analytics Design for Movement Data Investigation
    Siming Chen, Zuchao Wang, Zipeng Liu, Zhenhuang Wang, Chenglong Wang, Zhengjie Miao and Xiaoru Yuan

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  • A platform for collaborative visual analysis on streaming messages
    Zipeng Liu, Zhenhuang Wang, Siming Chen, Zuchao Wang, Zhengjie Miao, Xiaoru Yuan

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  • ACM/ICPC Regional Contests participant of both Peking University and Columbia University
  • Amateur badminton player, more amateur basketball player, and even more amateur soccer player
  • Sanguosha, Hearthstone, and Football Manager :)

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