Julia Rayz

Associate Professor of Computer and Information Technology

Applied Knowledge Representation and Natural Language Understanding (AKRaNLU) lab, Purdue University

Julia is the director of AKRaNLU Lab, focusing on representation and understanding of explicit and implicit information expressed in natural language.


  • Ontologies
  • Natural Language Understanding
  • Computational Humor
  • Fuzzy Logic


  • Ph.D. in Computer Science and Engineering, 2008

    University of Cincinnati

  • MS in Computer Science, 2004

    University of Cincinnati

  • BS in Computer Science, 1999

    University of Cincinnati

  • BA in Mathematics, 1999

    University of Cincinnati