Xulong Tang receives $600k grant from NSF

Xulong Tang, assistant professor with Pitt’s School of Computing’s Department of Computer Science, received a three-year grant of nearly $600,000 from the National Science Foundation.

His research focuses on deep neural networks, a machine-learning technique and how to train these networks using fewer computing resources and less time.

“This is really a timely award that allows my group to continue pursuing cutting edge problems in the field,” he said.