Baidu Scholarship Awarded to Wenpeng Yin
The Chinese search engine company Baidu has announced the 2014 recipients of Baidu Scholarship, a fellowship program that provides two years of financial support for PhD students in computer science. CIS doctoral student Wenpeng Yin is one of eight award winners who were selected from more than 400 applicants. Six award winners are enrolled at Chinese Universities and one at the University of California at Berkeley. Wenpeng is the only recipient from Europe.