Zhiqing Sun

Master Student

Carnegie Mellon University

About Me

Hey there, welcome!

I am a first-year master student in Language Technologies Institute, Carnegie Mellon University. I am fortunately advised by Professor Yiming Yang. Before that, I received my B.S. in Computer Science from Peking University, advised by Prof. Zhi-Hong Deng.

My research interest is machine learning in general, as well as the applications on knowledge graphs, sequence models, machine translation, and natural language understanding.


  • Carnegie Mellon University

    M.S. in Language Technologies

    Aug. 2019 - June 2021 (Expected)

  • Peking University

    B.S. in Computer Science (Summa Cum Laude)

    Sept. 2015 - July 2019


  • Language Technologies Institute, Carnegie Mellon University

    Research Assistant

    Advisor: Yiming Yang

    Sept. 2019 - Present

  • Google Brain

    Research Intern

    Advisor: Denny Zhou

    Apr. 2019 - Aug. 2019

  • Microsoft Research Asia

    Research Intern in Natural Language Computing Group

    Advisor: Dongdong Zhang

    Oct. 2018 - Apr. 2019

  • Mila - Quebec Artificial Intelligence Institute & University of Montreal

    Research Assistant

    Advisor: Jian Tang and Jian-Yun Nie

    Mar. 2018 - Sept. 2018

  • Key Laboratory of Machine Perception, Peking University

    Research Assistant

    Advisor: Zhi-Hong Deng

    Apr. 2017 - July 2019

Honors & Services

  • Top 10 Undergraduate Thesis (School of EECS, Peking University)
  • Outstanding Graduate (Peking University & Beijing City)
  • Scholarships
    • National Scholarship (2016-2017, Peking University)
    • Schlumberger Scholarship (2017-2018, Peking University)
  • Teaching assistants
    • Algorithm Design & Analysis (Spring 2018 & 2019, Peking University)
  • Reviewer
    • AAAI 2020, ICML 2020, NeurIPS 2020