Ruixiang Tang

Ruixiang Tang

PhD Student

Computer Science

Rice University

Howdy! I am currently a 3rd year Ph.D. student in Department of Computer Science, Rice University. My advisor is Prof. Xia Hu, who leads the DATA Lab. I obtained my bachelor’s degree from the Department of Automation, Tsinghua University, advised by Prof. Jiwen Lu.

My research interests lie in interpretable machine learning, with a particular interest in the areas of Explainable, Fair, and Robust DNNs.


  • Machine Learning
  • Interpretability
  • ML Security
  • ML Fairness


  • PhD in Computer Science, 2021

    Rice University

  • PhD in Computer Engineering, 2019

    Texas A&M University

  • BSc in Automation, 2014

    Tsinghua Univeristy