HERITAGE Asia – Pacific (heritAP)

A Network of Heritage Practitioners supported by WHITRAP Shanghai

Dr. Yang SHI
Country: China

Computer Science and Technology


Tongji University


Associate Professor

Professional/Research Area(s):

Information Visualization, Human-Computer Interaction

Short Resume:

SHI Yang is an associate professor and doctoral supervisor in the College of Design and Innovation, Tongji University, and a member of the Visualization and Visual Analysis Committee of CSIG. She focuses on the intersection of computer and design, and her research interests are theoretical models for visualization design and intelligent design for visualization. In recent years, she has published papers in top international journals and conferences in visualization, human-computer interaction, and artificial intelligence (IEEE TVCG, ACM CHI, ACM CSCW, AAAI), and received two Best Paper Honorable Mention Awards (IEEE VIS2022) and two Best Paper Awards (IEEE PacificVis2018, ChinaVis2020). She was awarded the second prize of the Natural Science Award of the Chinese Society of Graphics 2022, and was listed in the 2019 Forbes China 30 Under 30 (Science). Meanwhile, she served as the IEEE VIS2022-2023 Meetup Chair and IEEE PacificVis2020 Poster Chair.