Prof. SONG Linqi (宋林琦)

BEng MEng Tsinghua University, PhD UCLA

Visiting address
Phone: +852 34424231

Author IDs

Willing to take PhD students: yes


Linqi Song is an Assistant Professor in the Computer Science Department at the City University of Hong Kong. Prior to that, he was a Postdoctoral Scholar in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). He received the Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from UCLA, and the B.S. and M.S. degrees in Electronic Engineering from Tsinghua University. His research interests encompass information theory and coding theory, communications, machine learning and big data.


  • 2012 “Fellowship” UCLA.
  • 2006 “Excellent Graduate Award” Tsinghua University.
  • 2005 “Scholarship” Tsinghua University.

Research Interests/Areas

  • Data Science; Machine Learning; Recommender Systems; Information Theory; Algorithms