I am Zipeng Liu, currently a Master's student in the Department of Computer Science, University of British Columbia. I received my Bachelor's degree in the Department of Computer Science, EECS, Peking University. Previously, I worked as a research assistant in Peking University Visualization and Visual Computing Lab. Here is my academic [CV].

I like all GEEKY things, especially those with the beauty of simplicity.

Research

My research interests:

  • Information Visualization
  • Visual Analytics

Please hit my project page.

Academics

  • Candidate for Maters' Degree in Computer Science, University of British Columbia (Vancouver, Canada, Sept. 2015 - Now)
  • Bachelors of Science Degree in Computer Science, Peking University (Beijing, China, Sept. 2011 – Jul. 2015)
  • Research-Exchange Student in Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology (Haifa, Isreal, Sept. 2012 – Feb. 2013)

Publications

  • Visualization of Social Media Flows with Interactively Identified Key Players. Xiaoru Yuan, Zhenhuang Wang, Zipeng Liu, Cong Guo, Hongwei Ai, Donghao Ren, in Proc. IEEE Symp. Visual Analytics Science and Technology (VAST), Paris, France, 2014 (Poster). [pdf] [video]

  • A Platform For Collaborative Visual Analysis on Streaming Messages. Zipeng Liu, Zhenhuang Wang, Siming Chen, Zuchao Wang, Zhengjie Miao, Xiaoru Yuan, in IEEE Visual Analytics Science and Technology (VAST) 2014 Challenge, Paris, France. Award: Excellent Collaborative Streaming Analysis. [pdf] [video] [live]

  • Balancing Cost and User Utility for Live Network Streaming. Ymir Vigfussion, Annie Liu, Winnie Liu, Yuanchao Zhu, Gunnar S. Sigurbjornsson, Kristyan V.Jonesson, Qi Huang, Ken Birman, Daniel A. Freedman, in Proc. Asia-Pacific Workshop on Systems (APSys12), Seoul, Korea, July 2012 (Poster). [pdf]

  • Live Network Streaming with Utilities and Cost. Ymir Vigfussion, Annie Liu, Winnie Liu, Yuanchao Zhu, Gunnar S. Sigurbjornsson, Kristyan V.Jonesson, Qi Huang, Ken Birman, Daniel A. Freedman, in Proc. Large-Scale Distributed Systems and Middleware (LADIS 12), Madeira, Portugal, July, 2012. [pdf]

Personal

  • Experienced Calligrapher (for 10+ years)
  • Amateur Badminton Player
  • Cycling Enthusiast (~10000 KM)
  • StarCraft2 Player (Platinum)

Contact Me

  • Email: zipeng AT cs DOT ubc DOT ca
  • See footer

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