Yinlin Chen, Ph.D.
Digital Library Architect & Assistant Professor


I love to do research and create applications in the cloud (AWS and GCP), especially using cloud-native, microservice, and serverless architecture with awesome machine learning techniques, programming languages, and open source tools.
My research interests are in the area of the Digital Libraries, Machine Learning, Transfer Learning, Deep Learning, Cloud Computing, Natural language processing, Serverless Computing, and Information retrieval.


News Recent Travels
  • JCDL Tutorial: Introduction to Digital Libraries. 2021, September 27, 2021
  • Presentation at Web Archiving Conference (WAC) 2021, June 15, 2021
  • Presentation at Open Repositories 2021, June 10, 2021
  • Presentation at Code4Lib 2021, March 22, 2021
  • Presentation at CNI Spring 2021 meeting, March 15, 2021
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  • Code4lib 2020, March 8-11, 2020, Pittsburgh, PA
  • IT Council Symposium 2020, Jan 8, 2020, Blacksburg, VA
  • KubeCon + CloudNativeCon'19, Nov 18-21, 2019, San Diego, CA
  • AWS Public Sector Summit, Jun 11-12, 2019, DC
  • Google Cloud Next '19, April 9-11, 2019, San Francisco, CA
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Contact Schedule
    Office: Newman Library
    Email: ylchen@vt.edu
    Phone: 540-231-0271