About Me

My name is Ziyue “Alan” Xiang, I am currently a Ph.D. student at Purdue ECE. I work as research assistant at Prof. Edward Delp’s VIPER lab.

I acquired Masters in Computer Science degree at Syracuse University, where I worked at Prof. Daniel Acuna’s SOS+CD Lab Lab.

Experiences

Research Assistant

2020 - Present
VIPER, Purdue University

Research Assistant

2018 - 2020
SOS+CD Lab, Syracuse University

I was mainly in charge of developing tools and methods to help the investigation of problematic figure reuse and manipulation in scientific publications.

Teaching Assistant

Spring 2020
Syracuse University

I was the teaching assistant for CIS375: Discrete Mathematics, which was lectured by Prof. Andrew C. Lee. My jobs included:

  • Holding office hours and help sessions
  • Grading homework assignments
  • Compose helpful materials based on students’ performance (samples: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5)

Skills & Proficiency

Python

C++

LaTeX/LaTeX3/LuaLaTeX

HTML/CSS/JavaScript