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In September 2000, I received a PhD in Computer Science from
Department of Computer Science
at New York University.
Since then, I have been working in Stanford University as a
I was a doctoral student in NYU since 1995. Before that, I spent two years at
Institute of Software,
Chinese Academy of Sciences
as a master student.
In 1974, I was born in Anshan, an industrial city in the northeastern part of China. When I was eight, my family moved to Changsha, a southern city of China and the capital city of Hunan Province. From 1985 to 1988, I attended the Attached Middle School of Hunan Normal University. In 1988, I entered Special Class for Gifted Young at University of Science and Technology of China. My class' home page is here.
I love history in general, especially the military history of China.
I used to play computer strategy games; my favorites were
the Heroes of Might and Magic series and the Civilization series.
My wife and I have a small collection of board games, and we play them with our
friends from time to time. My favorites are Settlers of Catan, Acquire, and
Scotland Yard. I've played Go in the past, ranking about 2 kyu.
I enjoy hiking and going to the movies with my wife.