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Biography

I am a 3rd-year Electrical Engineering PhD student at University of Southern California, supervised by Prof. Konstantinos Psounis. I received my Bachelor’s Degree of Science in Automation from Beijing Institute of Technology in 2019, supervised by Prof. Yuanqing Xia and Prof. Yufeng Zhan.

Education

  • Ming Hsieh Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Southern California, 08/2019-Present
    • Degree: PhD
    • Major: Electrical Engineering
    • GPA: 3.96/4.0
  • Xu Teli Elite Class, Beijing Institute of Technology, 09/2015-06/2019
    • Degree: Bachelor
    • Major: Automation
    • GPA: 92.31/100 (rank: 1/17)

Research Experience

  • 08/19/2019-Present: Research Asistant
    • NetPD Lab, Ming Hsieh Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Southern California
    • Research interests: Machine learning and data privacy with applications to computer networks
    • Supervisor: Prof. Konstantinos Psounis
  • 03/05/2019-06/30/2019: Research Internship
    • AST Lab, Department of Computer Science, ETH Zurich,
    • Research interests: LLVM IR and sanitizers
    • Supervisor: Prof. Zhendong Su
  • 01/01/2017 - 03/04/2019: Research Assistant
    • National Key Laboratory of Complex System Intelligent Control and Decision, Beijing Institute of Technology
    • Research interests: Deep reinforcement learning, mobile crowdsensing and control theory
    • Supervisor: Prof. Yuanqing Xia, Prof. Yufeng Zhan

Work Experience

  • 05/16/2022 - 08/19/2022: Applied Scientist Internship
    • Alexa AI, Amazon
    • Research on zero-shot cross-lingual named entity recognition
  • 05/17/2021 - 08/20/2021: Applied Scientist Internship
    • Alexa AI, Amazon
    • Research on detecting personal identifiable information
  • 05/18/2020 - 08/21/2020: Applied Scientist Internship
    • Alexa AI, Amazon
    • Research on heuristics for effective quantization

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Preprints

Conference Publications (* means equal contributions)

Journal Publications

See my Google Scholar for more details.

Skills

  • Programming languages: C, C++, Matlab, Python, LLVM.
  • Development environments or tools: Ubuntu, Tensorflow, PyTorch, Spark, Ray, Docker, Selenium.

Awards and Honors

  • USC Annenberg Fellowship, 2019
  • Meritorious Winner of the MCM (top 9%, global), 2017
  • First Scholarship of BIT (five semesters, top 10%), 2015-2018
  • First Prize of the China Undergraduate Mathematics Competition (Non Mathematical Speciality, rank 20 in Beijing), 2016
  • National Scholarship (top 5%), 2016