Clark School Home UMD
ECE

News Story

Yan Chen Receives Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Students Abroad

Yan Chen Receives Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Students Abroad

Yan Chen
Yan Chen

ECE Ph.D. student Yan Chen received the 2010 Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Students Abroad. He was one of approximately 500 students to receive the award. Each recipient will be awarded $5,000.

The purpose of the award program is to encourage students to study abroad and engage in new educational experiences across the globe. Since its inception in 2003, a total of more than 2,400 academic awards have been awarded to outstanding doctoral students.

Yan Chen is advised by Associate Chair for Graduate Studies and Research and Christine Yurie Kim Eminent Professor of Information Technology K. J. Ray Liu. Yan Chen received his B.S. degree from the University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) in 2004 and M.S. degree from Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) in 2007. His research interests include multimedia social networks, game theory, multimedia signal processing, and cooperative multimedia communication and networking.

April 18, 2011


Prev   Next

Current Headlines

UMD neuroscience researchers publish in the journal Neuron

Smithsonian Secretary Clough To Deliver Special Lecture at UMD

UMD Hosts Inaugural Bitcamp Hackathon

Bergbreiter's Robotics Research Featured in NSF's Science Nation

The sky's the limit for these UMD Invention of the Year Finalists

Robotic fish research profiled in Baltimore Sun

Alumnus Vikram Manikonda named president and CEO of Intelligent Automation, Inc.

Second edition of “Lasers and Electro-Optics” by Christopher C. Davis published

News Resources

Return to Newsroom
Search News
Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar

Additional Resources

UM Newsdesk
Faculty Experts