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About Me

Philip Yang (杨阳 in Chinese) is a final year student of HKUST majoring in Computer Science and Applied Mathematics. He is seeking a graduate research position in a Computer Science related area.

Philip's research interest span Parallel and Distributed System, with application in Computer Graphics. In Single-Chip Parallel systems, he is interested in General Purpose Graphics Processing Unit (GPGPU), for both graphics specific and general applications. In Distributed Systems, he foucs on the decentralized systems like Peer-to-Peer network. In Computer Graphics, he spent most of his time studying scalable global illumination algorithms, subdivision surface and Physics-Based Simulation.

Skills Summary

C/C++, Python, CUDA C,
Java, C#, Matlab, Mathematica, LaTeX, SQL

Employment History

Irish Centre for High-End Computing
Dublin, Ireland
Summer Research Student
2010/06 - 2010/08

Microsoft Server and Tools Business
Shanghai, China
Software Design Engineer Intern
2009/06 - 2009/08


University of Maryland
College Park, MD, US
2010/09 - present
PhD in Computer Science

University of Washington
Seattle, WA, US
2009/01 - 2009/03
Computer Science

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Hong Kong, China
2006/09 - 2010/06
BSc in Computer Science and Applied Mathematics

Beijing No.4 High School
Beijing, China
2003/09 - 2006/06


System Design, Chinese Literature

Professional Affiliations


References available upon request.


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