Bo Fu

Associate Professor

Boeing Endowed Professor

Computer Engineering & Computer Science

California State University, Long Beach




Dr. Bo Fu is an Associate Professor and Boeing Endowed Professor in the Department of Computer Engineering and Computer Science at California State University Long Beach (CSULB). She is interested in knowledge-enabled & data-centric computing and its application in multidisciplinary research. The overall goal of her research is to accelerate innovation in semantic-oriented intelligent systems and interactive visual analytics that facilitate human decision-making and enhance human interactions with complex datasets during the process of turning data to information, to knowledge, and to wisdom in collective intelligence. Dr. Fu is the founder of the D2 Lab. Her team conducts research at the intersection of Web Semantics, Human Data Interaction, and Visual Analytics. Dr. Fu received her B.Sc. (Joint Honors), M.Sc., and Ph.D. in Computer Science all from Trinity College Dublin, Ireland. Prior to joining CSULB, she was a Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Victoria, Canada, and a Research Scientist at the US National Center for Biomedical Ontology led by the Stanford Center for Biomedical Informatics Research. Dr. Fu is currently a Visiting Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Computer Science & Artificial Intelligence Lab.