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George Mason University

Jessica Lin

Associate Professor, Computer Science

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  • 703-993-4693 (office)
  • Nguyen Engineering Building, 4419
    4400 University Drive, MS 4A5
    Fairfax, VA 22030

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Jessica Lin joined George Mason University in 2005. Her areas of interest and expertise are temporal, spatiotemporal, multimedia, and stream data mining. Her work focuses on the development of efficient algorithms to visualize and discover non-trivial patterns (e.g. anomalies, motifs, contrasting patterns, and latent structure) in massive time series data. Her work has been applied in domains as diverse as medicine, geoinformatics, earth sciences, astronomy, manufacturing, and national security.


PhD, Computer Science, University of California, Riverside (2005)

MS, Computer Science, University of California, Riverside (2002)

BS, Computer Science, University of California, Riverside (1999)

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Faculty Rank: Associate Professor


2012 - 2015 : Discovering Latent Relationships and Ontological Structures in Massive Spatiotemporal Datasets. Funded by US Department of the Army.

2012 - 2015 : III:Small:Collaborative Research:Finding and Exploiting Hierarchical Structure in Time Series Using Statistical Language Processing Methods. Funded by National Science Foundation.

2011 - 2014 : Proactive Data Analysis and Knowledge Sharing. Funded by Semiconductor Research Corporation.

Research Interests

Data Mining, Data Analytics, Machine Learning