Hi, my name is Yunpeng Xiao (肖云鹏), I am a First-year Ph.D. student at Illinois Institute of Technology advised by Prof. Kai Shu. Before joining IIT, I obtained my M.S. degree in Computer Science from University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, and B.S. degree in Applied Biosciences from Zhejiang University.

My research interests are Human-Computer Interaction (HCI), Social Computing and The Ethics of Science. I enjoy talking with people to get new ideas, so please feel free to contact me by Email.


  • Semi-supervised Segmentation of Mitochondria from Electron Microscopy Images using Spatial Continuity.
    Yunpeng Xiao, Youpeng Zhao, Ge Yang.
    IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging (ISBI) 2022 Poster. [Arxiv] [Codes]

  • “Centralized or Decentralized?”: Concerns and Value Judgments of Stakeholders in the Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs) Market.
    Yunpeng Xiao, Bufan Deng, Siqi Chen, Kyrie Zhou, Luyao Zhang, RAY LC, Xin Tong.
    Accepted to The 27th ACM Conference On Computer-Supported Cooperative Work And Social Computing (CSCW) 2024. [Arxiv]