Hongru Du

Hongru Du is a second-year Ph.D. student at the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins University. He received his MS in Industrial Engineering from the University of Wisconsin Madison in 2019 and BS in Material Chemistry from the University of Edinburgh in 2017. His current research focuses on understanding the role human mobility plays in COVID-19 Transmission and constructing an interpretable machine learning model to make predictions of incident cases/deaths of COVID-19 for the near future.