Mingqian ZHAO

My name is Mingqian ZHAO 赵鸣谦, a Ph.D. student in Division of Biomedical Engineering, Department of Bioengineering, HKUST. I am working with Prof. Huamin QU, professor of Department of Computer Science and Engineering, VisLab@HKUST. My research interest is about Data Visualization and Human-Computer Interaction.

I received my B.Eng. in Biomedical Engineering, Chu Kochen Honors College, Zhejiang University, Mainland China. I mainly worked with Prof. Xiaoxiang ZHENG, professor at Qiushi Academy For Advanced Studies in the research area of Brain-Computer Interface, Neural Engineering.

ICCSIP, September 28-30, 2014

Hong Zhou, Yechao Han, Mingqian Zhao, LeeJiChaoTristan, Kedi Xu

IEEE VIS, Baltimore, USA, 23-28 Oct, 2016

Yuanzhe Chen, Qing Chen, Mingqian Zhao, Sebastien Boyer, Kalyan Veeramachaneni, Huamin Qu

ITAP ’16, October 20-22, Kochi, Japan, 2016

Mingqian ZHAO, Zhutian CHEN, Ke LU, Chaoran LI, Huamin QU, Xiaojuan MA

Student Research Training Program of Zhejiang U.

Apr 2013 - May 2014Program Leader

New methods of turning behavior control in rat-robot navigation based on non-reward electrical stimuli of ventral posteromedial thalamic nucleus

Research Area: Animal Robot; Brain-Computer Interface; Neural Engineering

Conference paper, IEEE Second International Conference on Cognitive Systems and Information Processing(ICCSIP, September 28-30, 2014)

Patent under review by the State Intellectual Property Office of the P.R.C.

Full Time Internship in Hangzhou Hospital of TCM

July 2014 - Aug 2014Clinical Intern

Manipulation, basic Maintenance, design of Medical Instruments

Summer Camp in Microsoft Research Asia, Beijing, China

Aug 2014 Summer Camp Participants

Team Award: First Place in the Competition of Urban Noises Sampling

Team Award: Second Place in the Competetion of Smart Transportation System Design

Chu Kochen Honors College News & Information Centre, Zhejiang U.

Sep 2011 - Oct 2012 Editor

Editing the official Journal Zhu Yuan Ren of Chu Kochen Honors College, Zhejiang U.

Weekly Voluntary Work at Nanjing Museum, Nanjing, China

Oct 2008 - Sep 2009 Volunteer

Introducing bronze antiques to visitors

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

2015 -

Ph.D. Program in Bioengineering, Division of Biomedical Engineering


Research Area: Data Visualization, Human-Computer Interaction

Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China

2011 - 2015

B.Eng. in Biomedical Engineering

Chu Kochen Honors College

German Minor

Nanjing Foreign Language School, Nanjing, China

2005 - 2011
  • Microsoft Research Asia - IEEE Young Fellow Scholarship Award, 2014

  • Texas Instruments Scholarship for Outstanding Students, 2014 & 2013

  • Excellent Student Award, Zhejiang U., 2014

  • Second-Class Scholarship for Outstanding Student, Zhejiang U., 2014

  • Second-Class Scholarship for Outstanding Merits, Zhejiang U., 2014 & 2013

  • Third-Class Scholarship for Outstanding Merits, Zhejiang, U., 2012

  • Rat-Robot Navigation, Brain-Computer Interface
  • Blossom: Design of a Tangible Interface for Improving Intergenerational Communication for the Elderly
  • 2016 New Year VisLab
  • 2015 Graduation in Hangzhou