- Apply information theory in cross-disciplinary data-driven information management research, especially targeting large-scale datasets in healthcare, social media and business domains.
- New development and expansion of information theory for behavioral studies.
- Novel methods of data analysis, knowledge discovery and management.
- Innovative technologies for data visualization.
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