Xiongcai Cai

Smart Services CRC
School of Computer Science and Engineering, The University of New South Wales.


Xiongcai Cai is an Adjunct Senior Lecturer with the School of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of New South Wales. His current research interests include Machine Learning, Data Mining, Big Data Analytics, Recommender Systems, Personalisation, Visual Computing and Health Informatics.


  • [21/08/2016] Multiple positions of software developers and internships are available, please contact me for more information.
  • [15/07/2016] Online dating just got that little bit easier courtesy of our research collaboration between UNSW Computer Science and Engineering and RSVP, Australia's largest online dating site.
  • [09/06/2016] Congratulations, Dr. Luo! Cheng Lou, my PhD student, has been awarded the PhD degree at UNSW with both examiners recommending the highest grade A for his thesis titled "Temporal Dynamics in Recommender Systems".
  • [24/06/2015] Our paper has been accepted for publication in the Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association (JAMIA). JAMIA is ranked Top 1 in health informatics by SJR.
  • [28/10/2014] We have been successful in being awarded a MND Research grant.
  • [01/08/2014] Our paper is reported as the most frequently cited paper of Australasia Joint Conference on AI (AI).
  • [09/07/2014] We received the AAAI/IAAI 2014 Deployment Paper Award.
  • [15/04/2013] We received the PAKDD 2013 Best Application Paper Runner Up Award.
  • Highlights

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