Ph.D. Student

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Rice University

Houston, Texas



I obtained my Bachelor Degree in Computer Engineering from Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) in 2009. I am currently a Ph.D. student at the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Rice University. My advisor is Professor Lin Zhong in Rice Efficiency Computing Group (RECG).


I am currently working on SportSense, which examines tweets posted by NFL fans to infer what is happening in a game. It does the analysis in real-time and provides visualized results. For more information, see Resources.



Research Interests:

  • Online Social Network
  • Data Mining