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Fangfang Xia

Computer Scientist


Fangfang Xia is a Computer Scientist in the Data Science and Learning Division at Argonne National Laboratory. He is interested in artificial intelligence, computational biology, and brain-inspired computing. His current research focuses on understanding how the brain learns, developing data-efficient learning algorithms, and applying machine learning to biomedical problems.  

Research Interests

  • Biologically inspired learning algorithms
  • Computational models for predicting drug response
  • Antimicrobial resistance detection and prediction
  • Genome and metagenome assembly, annotation and metabolic modeling
  • Evolution, comparative genomics and phenotype prediction
  • High performance computing
  • Spiking neural networks
  • Robotics