Min Xian, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Computer Science
University of Idaho

1776 Science Center Drive
Idaho Falls, ID 83402
Office: TAB 309 | +1-208-757-5425
Email: mxian@uidaho.edu


  [Opportunites:] We are looking for highly self-motivated Ph.D./M.S. students and visiting scholars/students. Please feel free to email me with your CV.

[News and Events:

Fall 2019:
  • 2019/08/26: New semester begins. See you in my Deep Learning class and Academic Writing class
Summer 2019:
  • 2019/06/03 - 2019/06/07: CAES Summer Visiting Program
  • 2019/05/15 - 2019/05/17: NIH regional seminar at Baltimore
Spring 2019:
Fall 2018:
  • 2018/12/31: In 2018, our research work has been published in 3 international journals and 2 conferences, in addition to 2 journal papers under review
  • 2018/12/15: Class grades uploaded
  • 2018/12/3-2018/12/7: Deliver two classes at Moscow (EP 202). Office hour: T, W and Th afternoons (JEB 324)
  • 2018/08/28-2018/09/03: Deliver one class at Moscow (EP 202)
  • 2018/08/20: New semester begins. See you in my Python for Machine Learning class
Summer 2018:
  • 2018/06/24 - 2018/06/28: 2018 IEEE PMAPS, Boise
  • 2018/05 - 2018/08: Work at Micron Technology, Boise, as a Faculty Data Scientist
  • 2018/06/18 - 2018/06/22: 2018 IEEE  Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, Salt Lake City. (979/3309 accepted papers, 6512 attendees, and $2M sponsorship)
Spring 2018:
  • 2018/05/15: End of the Spring semester; all grades are available online. Thank all students for their hard work, great projects and constructive comments. Wish you all have a Great Summer!
  • 2018/04/27: Office hour at Moscow (2pm - 6 pm)
  • 2018/04/26: Deep Learning Talk from Gao Huang, Cornell University
  • 2018/04/24-2018/04/28: 25th Engineering Design EXPO
  • 2018/02/15: Chinese New Year (Spring Festival) Lunch at UI-IF. May the new year bring everyone at UI-IF health, fortune, success, and prosperity!!
  • 2018/02/12: Presentation at the Skyline High School
  • 2018/02/11: Our survey paper on breast tumor segmentation has been accepted by Pattern Recognition (IF = 4.6). [paper link]
  • 2018/02/09: UI-IF Faculty Meeting. Thank Lee and Julie for sharing information
  • 2018/01/25: Our recent work on breast cancer early detection: arXiv:1704.01472v2 and 1801.03182v1
  • 2018/01/22: We submitted two papers to the International Conference on Pattern Recognition
  • 2018/01/10: The spring semester begins. See you in my Deep Learning and Convex Optimization and Data Analysis classes 
Fall 2017:

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