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Yixue Zhao

Postdoctoral Research Associate
316 CS Building


Yixue Zhao is a Computing Innovation Fellow (CIFellow) at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst. She received her Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Southern California, advised by Dr. Nenad Medvidovic. Her primary research community is Software Engineering, specifically focusing on Mobile Applications, Software Testing, and Open Science. She has received a Microsoft Research Dissertation Grant, WiSE Merit Award, Best Research Assistant Award, Jenny Wang Excellence in Teaching Award, and is selected as a UIUC EECS Rising Star. Prior to her Ph.D., Yixue received her Bachelor's degree in Software Engineering at Harbin Institute of Technology in China.