Selected PhD Graduates

Wei BAI

Associate Researcher
Microsoft Research Asia
Beijing, China

PhD 2017
Supervised by Dr. Kai CHEN

Bin WU

Research Scientist
Alibaba DAMO Academy
Hangzhou, China

PhD 2017
Supervised by Dr. Ke YI

Xiao XIAO

Co-founder and CEO
Sourcebrella Inc.
Shenzhen, China

PhD 2016
Supervised by Dr. Charles ZHANG

Nikos ARMENATZOGLOU

Software Development Engineer
Amazon Web Services
San Francisco, CA, USA

PhD 2015
Supervised by Prof. Dimitris PAPADIAS

Dongpeng CHEN

CTO
VoiceAI Technologies Co., Ltd.
Shenzhen, China

PhD 2015
Supervised by Dr. Brian MAK

Georgios KELLARIS

Co-Founder & Tech Lead
Kalepso
Montreal, Canada

PhD 2015
Supervised by Prof. Dimitris PAPADIAS

Yueqi LI

Senior Software Engineer
Google Inc.
Mountain View, CA, USA

PhD 2015
Supervised by Prof. Shing-Chi CHEUNG

Tengfei LIU

Senior Data Mining Engineer
Ant Financial Services Group
Shanghai, China

PhD 2015
Supervised by Prof. Nevin L. ZHANG

Yida TAO

Senior Software Engineer
TCL Corporation Research
Hong Kong

PhD 2015
Supervised by Dr. Sunghun KIM

Jason Min WANG

Research Manager
Center of Cloud Computing and Big Data, Lenovo
Hong Kong

PhD 2015
Supervised by Dr. Brahim BENSAOU

Naiyan WANG

Principal Scientist
TuSimple
Beijing, China

PhD 2015
Supervised by Prof. Dit-Yan YEUNG

Bin WU

Senior Research Engineer
Baidu, Inc.
Shenzhen, China

PhD 2015
Supervised by Prof. Andrew HORNER and Prof. Qiang YANG

Ning DING

Quant and Risk Analyst
Public Risk Group
PAG

PhD 2014
Supervised by Prof. Fangzhen LIN

Xiaojun Feng

Quantitative Researcher
Citadel Securities (Hong Kong) Limited
Hong Kong

PhD 2014
Supervised by Prof. Bo LI and Prof. Qian ZHANG

Peng LIU

Researcher
IBM Watson Research Center
Yorktown Heights, NY, USA

PhD 2014
Supervised by Dr. Charles ZHANG

Eric Zhiqiang MA

Co-founder and CTO
Hututa Technologies Limited
Hong Kong

PhD 2014
Supervised by Dr. Lin GU

Dongni REN

CEO
Yimian Data
Shenzhen, China

PhD 2014
Supervised by Prof. Gary Shueng-Han CHAN

Jiansong ZHANG

Lead Researcher
Microsoft Research Asia
Beijing, China

PhD 2014
Supervised by Prof. Qian ZHANG

Erheng ZHONG

Research Scientist
Baidu Research
Sunnyvale, CA, USA

PhD 2014
Supervised by Prof. Qiang YANG

Wenliang ZHONG

Staff Engineer
Ant Financial Services Group

PhD 2014
Supervised by Prof. James KWOK

Yin ZHU

Quantitative Researcher
Citadel LLC
Hong Kong

PhD 2014
Supervised by Prof. Qiang YANG

Weizhu CHEN

Principal SDE Manager
Microsoft
Redmond, WA, USA

PhD 2012
Supervised by Prof. Qiang YANG

Derek Hao HU

Software Engineer
Snap Inc.
Seattle, WA, USA

PhD 2012
Supervised by Prof. Qiang YANG

Dong (Don) LIN

Researcher
Huawei

PhD 2012
Supervised by Prof. Mounir HAMDI

Evan Wei XIANG

Intelligent Investment Director
Datayes
Shanghai, China

PhD 2012
Supervised by Prof. Qiang YANG

Mingxuan YUAN

Researcher
Huawei Noah's Ark Lab
Hong Kong

PhD 2012
Supervised by Prof. Lei CHEN

Honghui ZHANG

DJI
Shenzhen, China

PhD 2012
Supervised by Prof. Long QUAN

Nathan Nan LIU

Principal Scientist
Intellimize
San Francisco Bay Area

PhD 2011
Supervised by Prof. Qiang YANG

Simon Siu-Hang LUI

Director, T4 Expert Researcher
Tencent Music
Shenzhen, China

PhD 2011
Supervised by Prof. Andrew HORNER

Vincent Wenchen ZHENG

Deputy General Manager
WeBank AI Department
Shenzhen, China

PhD 2011
Supervised by Prof. Qiang YANG

Zhifeng LAI

Associate Director
Wealth Management and Protection
AIA Hong Kong

PhD 2010
Supervised by Prof. Shing-Chi CHEUNG

Ji LUO

Staff Software Engineer
Google
Mountain View, CA, USA

PhD 2010
Supervised by Prof. Qian ZHANG

Stavros PAPADOPOULOS

Senior Research Scientist
Intel Labs
Cambridge, MA, USA

PhD 2010
Supervised by Prof. Dimitris PAPADIAS

Jian PU

Product Director
Avazu Global at DotC United Group
Shanghai, China

PhD 2010
Supervised by Prof. Mounir HAMDI

Jia CHEN

Senior Researcher and Senior Manager
Machine Intelligence Lab
Lenovo
Hong Kong

PhD 2009
Supervised by Prof. Chi-Keung TANG

Tao CHEN

Director and Senior Staff Data Scientist
Security and Risk Management
Ant Financial Service Group
Hangzhou, China

PhD 2009
Supervised by Prof. Nevin L. ZHANG

Mengyao MA

Principal Engineer
Huawei
China

PhD 2009
Supervised by Prof. Gary Shueng-Han CHAN

Yi WANG

Principal Technologist
Applied Technology Group
Rolls-Royce Singapore

PhD 2009
Supervised by Prof. Nevin L. ZHANG

Xiangye XIAO

Product Manager
Google Inc.
Mountain View, CA, USA

PhD 2009
Supervised by Dr. Qiong LUO

Alexander MARKOWETZ

Chief Visionary
markowetz.de

PhD 2008
Supervised by Prof. Dimitris PAPADIAS

Feng WANG

Vice President
China International Capital Corporation

PhD 2008
Supervised by Prof. Mounir HAMDI

Ken Wai-Pun YIU

CTO
Numerical Method Incorporation Limited
Hong Kong

PhD 2008
Supervised by Prof. Gary Shueng-Han CHAN

Nelson CHU

Founder
Expresii
Hong Kong

PhD 2007
Supervised by Prof. Chiew-Lan TAI

Jian MA

Executive Director
Equities Quantititative Research
JPMorgan Chase
Hong Kong

PhD 2007
Supervised by Prof. Lionel NI

Junfeng PAN

Engineering Manager/Lead
Ads Ranking Team, Facebook Inc.
Palo Alto, CA, USA

PhD 2007
Supervised by Prof. Qiang YANG

Dou SHEN

Vice President
Baidu, Inc.

PhD 2007
Supervised by Prof. Qiang YANG

Gang WANG

Software Engineer
Xiaomi Technology
Beijing, China

PhD 2007
Supervised by Prof. Frederick LOCHOVSKY and Prof. Dit-Yan YEUNG

Fan ZHANG

Principal Software Engineering Manager
Microsoft
Shanghai, China

PhD 2005
Supervised by Prof. Samuel CHANSON and Prof. Lionel NI

Jihui ZHANG

Deputy Director
ASTRI
Hong Kong

PhD 2005
Supervised by Prof. Bo LI

Zhemin DING

Chemicals NBD Manager
Shell (China) Limited
Shanghai, China

PhD 2004
Supervised by Prof. Mounir HAMDI

Haifeng JIANG

Software Engineer
Google Inc.
Mountain View, CA, USA

PhD 2004
Supervised by Prof. Hongjun LU

Jun ZHANG

China Country Director
Docker, Inc.
Beijing, China

PhD 2004
Supervised by Prof. Dimitris PAPADIAS

Eleanna KAFEZA

Associate Professor
Zayed University
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

PhD 2000
Supervised by Prof. Kamal KARLAPALEM

  • Wei BAI, PhD 2017, supervised by Dr. Kai CHEN
  • Bin WU, PhD 2017, supervised by Dr. Ke YI
  • Xiao XIAO, PhD 2016, supervised by Dr. Charles ZHANG
  • Nikos ARMENATZOGLOU, PhD 2015, supervised by Prof. Dimitris PAPADIAS
  • Dongpeng CHEN, PhD 2015, supervised by Dr. Brian MAK
  • Georgios KELLARIS, PhD 2015, supervised by Prof. Dimitris PAPADIAS
  • Yueqi LI, PhD 2015, supervised by Prof. Shing-Chi CHEUNG
  • Tengfei LIU, PhD 2015, supervised by Prof. Nevin L. ZHANG
  • Yida TAO, PhD 2015, supervised by Dr. Sunghun KIM
  • Jason Min WANG, PhD 2015, supervised by Dr. Brahim BENSAOU
  • Naiyan WANG, PhD 2015, supervised by Prof. Dit-Yan YEUNG
  • Bin WU, PhD 2015, supervised by Prof. Andrew HORNER and Prof. Qiang YANG
  • Ning DING, PhD 2014, supervised by Prof. Fangzhen LIN
  • Xiaojun Feng, PhD 2014, supervised by Prof. Bo LI and Prof. Qian ZHANG
  • Peng LIU, PhD 2014, supervised by Dr. Charles ZHANG
  • Eric Zhiqiang MA, PhD 2014, supervised by Dr. Lin GU
  • Dongni REN, PhD 2014, supervised by Prof. Gary Shueng-Han CHAN
  • Jiansong ZHANG, PhD 2014, supervised by Prof. Qian ZHANG
  • Erheng ZHONG, PhD 2014, supervised by Prof. Qiang YANG
  • Wenliang ZHONG, PhD 2014, supervised by Prof. James KWOK
  • Yin ZHU, PhD 2014, supervised by Prof. Qiang YANG
  • Weizhu CHEN, PhD 2012, supervised by Prof. Qiang YANG
  • Derek Hao HU, PhD 2012, supervised by Prof. Qiang YANG
  • Dong (Don) LIN, PhD 2012, supervised by Prof. Mounir HAMDI
  • Evan Wei XIANG, PhD 2012, supervised by Prof. Qiang YANG
  • Mingxuan YUAN, PhD 2012, supervised by Prof. Lei CHEN
  • Honghui ZHANG, PhD 2012, supervised by Prof. Long QUAN
  • Nathan Nan LIU, PhD 2011, supervised by Prof. Qiang YANG
  • Simon Siu-Hang LUI, PhD 2011, supervised by Prof. Andrew HORNER
  • Vincent Wenchen ZHENG, PhD 2011, supervised by Prof. Qiang YANG
  • Zhifeng LAI, PhD 2010, supervised by Prof. Shing-Chi CHEUNG
  • Ji LUO, PhD 2010, supervised by Prof. Qian ZHANG
  • Stavros PAPADOPOULOS, PhD 2010, supervised by Prof. Dimitris PAPADIAS
  • Jian PU, PhD 2010, supervised by Prof. Mounir HAMDI
  • Jia CHEN, PhD 2009, supervised by Prof. Chi-Keung TANG
  • Tao CHEN, PhD 2009, supervised by Prof. Nevin L. ZHANG
  • Mengyao MA, PhD 2009, supervised by Prof. Gary Shueng-Han CHAN
  • Yi WANG, PhD 2009, supervised by Prof. Nevin L. ZHANG
  • Xiangye XIAO, PhD 2009, supervised by Dr. Qiong LUO
  • Alexander MARKOWETZ, PhD 2008, supervised by Prof. Dimitris PAPADIAS
  • Feng WANG, PhD 2008, supervised by Prof. Mounir HAMDI
  • Ken Wai-Pun YIU, PhD 2008, supervised by Prof. Gary Shueng-Han CHAN
  • Nelson CHU, PhD 2007, supervised by Prof. Chiew-Lan TAI
  • Jian MA, PhD 2007, supervised by Prof. Lionel NI
  • Junfeng PAN, PhD 2007, supervised by Prof. Qiang YANG
  • Dou SHEN, PhD 2007, supervised by Prof. Qiang YANG
  • Gang WANG, PhD 2007, supervised by Prof. Frederick LOCHOVSKY and Prof. Dit-Yan YEUNG
  • Fan ZHANG, PhD 2005, supervised by Prof. Samuel CHANSON and Prof. Lionel NI
  • Jihui ZHANG, PhD 2005, supervised by Prof. Bo LI
  • Zhemin DING, PhD 2004, supervised by Prof. Mounir HAMDI
  • Haifeng JIANG, PhD 2004, supervised by Prof. Hongjun LU
  • Jun ZHANG, PhD 2004, supervised by Prof. Dimitris PAPADIAS
  • Eleanna KAFEZA, PhD 2000, supervised by Prof. Kamal KARLAPALEM