Jing Liu


Ph.D. student, CS@UW-Madison

Email: jingliu AT cs DOT wisc DOT edu

Office:Room 7373, 1210 W. Dayton St., Madison, USA

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I'm a first-year graduate student in Department of Computer Science, University of Wisconsin-Madison. Currently, I'm interested in operating systems, file storage systems, and distributed systems. My advisors are Andrea Arpaci-Dusseau and Remzi Arpaci-Dusseau. Before coming to UW-Madison, I received my B.Eng. from Software Institute, Nanjing University, China.


  • Ph.D. student, Department of Computer Science, UW-Madison. (Sep. 2016 - present)
  • B. Eng., Software Institute, Nanjing University, China. (Sep. 2012 - June. 2016)
    • Thesis: "Depth-aware layered edge for elastic RGB-D object proposal".
    • GPA: 4.56/5.0, Rank: 1/238.


  • Jing Liu, Tongwei Ren, Yuantian Wang, Sheng-Hua Zhong, Jia Bei, and Shengchao Chen, "Object proposal on RGB-D images via elastic edge boxes", in Neurocomputing, 2017 May, 236:134-146. [paper]
  • Jing Liu, Tongwei Ren,Bing-Kun Bao, and Jia Bei, "Depth-aware layered edge for object proposal", in Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo (ICME'16), Seattle, USA, 2016. [paper]
  • Jing Liu, Tongwei Ren and Jia Bei, "Elastic edge boxes for object proposal on RGB-D images", in Proceedings of International Conference on Multimedia Modeling (MMM'16), Miami, USA, 2016. [paper][slides]


  • Research Assistant, State Key Laboratory for Novel Software Technology, Nanjing University. (Mar. 2014 - Jun. 2016)
    • Advisor: Prof. Tongwei Ren.
    • Served as research leader of National Undergraduate Innovation Research Project (Awarded as excellent)
  • Teaching Assistant, Software Institute, Nanjing University.

Honors & Awards:

  • Graduate Research Fellowship, UW-Madison, 2016-2017
  • Excellent Undergraduate Thesis of Jiangsu Province, 2016
  • Excellent Student in Nanjing University, 2013-2015
  • National Scholarship, 2013
  • Zhongying Tang's Moral Educational Scholarship, 2013