Yang Shiqiang


Position: Professor

Office: FIT 3-512

Phone: 62771978

Homepage: http://media.cs.tsinghua.edu.cn/~yangsq




Shiqiang Yang is a chief professor at Tsinghua University with department of Computer Science and Technology. He r eceived the B.S, M.S in Computer Science from Tsinghua University , Beijing , China in 1977 and 1983, respectively.

From 1980 to 1992, he worked as an assistant professor at Tsinghua University, Beijing, China. From 1992 to 1994, he visited City University of Hong Kong and was a research assistant at the Department of Manufacture Engineering. As the associate header of Department of Computer Science and Technology at Tsinghua University since 1994, he served as the associate professor from 1994 to 1999 and then as the professor since 1999.

He is currently the President of Multimedia Committee of China Computer Federation, Beijing, China and the co-director of Microsoft-Tsinghua Multimedia Joint Lab, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China. His research interests mainly include multimedia application, video procession, streaming media and embedded multimedia. In recent three years, he has published more than 60 papers in international conferences and journals, as well as more than 10 proposals within MPEG and AVS standardization.