Visualization, computer graphics, human computer interaction, high-performance computing
Ma aims to make visualization an enabling tool for big data analytics and discoveries. His research group VIDI is known for their remarkable research innovations in visualization design and incorporating machine learning and high-performance computing to achieve high level of usability. His research benefits almost all areas of business, medicine and healthcare, engineering designs, and scientific research as these studies and practices become increasingly data-driven. He welcomes prospective students and collaborators to join his research endeavor.