Liang Yu is a senior data scientist at CARIAD and Audi AG. She currently leads a team of data scientists and software engineers dedicated to the development of an in-vehicle corner case detector for autonomous driving systems. Before joining CARIAD, she was a data scientist at ExxonMobil in Texas, USA. She specializes in using statistics, machine learning and physical modelling to solve complex real-world problems.

Liang holds a BS in Astronomy & Physics from Yale University, and a PhD in Physics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.