Yinlin Chen, Ph.D.

Assistant Director & Assistant Professor
Center for Digital Research & Scholarship


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 Conferences / Travels
  • Paper presentation at JCDL 2022, Germany and Online, June 20 – 24
  • Paper presentation at Open Repositories 2022, Denver, June 6-9
  • Professional Scrum Master™ II (PSM II). November, 2021
  • JCDL Tutorial: Introduction to Digital Libraries. 2021, September 27, 2021
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  • Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (JCDL) 2022, JUNE. 20 – 24, 2022
  • Open Repositories 2022, JUNE. 6-9, 2022
  • AWS DC Submmit 2022, MAY. 23-25, 2022
  • KubeCon + CloudNativeCon 2021, OCT. 11 - 15, 2021
  • Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (JCDL) 2021, SEPT. 27 – 30, 2021
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Contact Schedule
    Office: Newman Library
    Email: ylchen@vt.edu
    Phone: 540-231-0271