Honghan Wu | 吴鸿汉
Department of Biostatistics and Health Informatics
King’s College London
- (15 May 2017) We just published the first version of Psycho-env corpus, which is initiated to facilitate knowledge discovery on correlating mental diseases and environmental factors.
- (21 April 2017) Will stand beside a poster (No. 14 during 13:00-14:30 on 25th April) for the work of Automated PDF highlights to support faster curation of literature on Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s disease at Informatics for Health 2017, Manchester
- (27 March 2017) Gave a talk about napeasy work at biocuration 2017 (hosted by School of Medicine, Stanford) https://f1000research.com/slides/6-357.
- KG4Core – a knowledge graph infrastructure for supporting bioinformatics research, which integrates structured background knowledge (e.g., drug bank, uniprot, sider), electronic health records (e.g., CRIS data), and Linked Data(e.g., linked life data).
- EBEncoding – efficient bitwise encoding for temporal/longitudinal (medical) data analytics – particularly on Adverse Drug Event analytics on CRIS data.
- NapEasy – automated PDF highlighting tool to support faster curation of case studies and reviews on Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s disease.
Research Interests Big (Semantic) Data, Semantic Web Data Management, Semantic Search, Web Data Mining, and applications of aforementioned techniques in various domains including healthcare, e-Commerce and etc.
Short Bio Dr Honghan Wu is a data scientist in Department of Biostatistics and Health Informatics of King’s College London. His current research focus is on annotating, analysing and searching large scale healthcare data by utilising Semantic Web and Knowledge Graph techniques. Before current post, Dr Wu got two Marie Curie Fellowships in two EU IAPP projects of K-Drive (in Aberdeen University, UK) and TEAM (in ELIKO, Estonia). He holds a PhD in computer science from the Southeast University. Dr Wu’s expertise is on dealing with huge volume and heterogeneous Semantic Web data, including combining information retrieval and data mining techniques with semantic technologies, including semantic search, summarisation and compression of RDF data, as well as query generation and query answering.