I am a Ph.D. student in Computer Science Department of Cornell University, advised by Kilian Q. Weinberger and Bharath Hariharan. I received my undergraduate degree from Shanghai Jiao Tong University (ACM Honors class). My current research interest includes computer vision, machine learning, and robotics.


Cornell University, U.S.

Ph.D. in Computer Science | Aug 2018 - Present

Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

B.E. in Computer Science | Sep 2014 - Jun 2018


Resource Aware Person Re-identification across Multiple Resolutions

Yan Wang*, Lequn Wang*, Yurong You*, Xu Zou, Vincent Chen, Serena Li, Bharath Hariharan, Gao Huang, Kilian Q. Weinberger

CVPR 2018 [paper] [code]

Virtual to Real Reinforcement Learning for Autonomous Driving

Xinlei Pan*, Yurong You*, Ziyan Wang, Cewu Lu

BMVC 2017 (spotlight) [paper] [code]


TORCS for Reinforcement Learning

Open-source for facilitating further research [github]

Constructed a special version of TORCS (The Open Racing Car Simulator) suiting the need of training deep reinforcement learning autonomous driving models.

Monte Carlo Path Tracer

Course Project for CS230 Virtual Reality and Interactive 3D Graphics [github]

Developed a graphical engine from scratch that implements a Monte Carlo Path Tracer and supports various realistic effects such as color bleeding, soft shadow, caustic, etc.

Five-Stage MIPS Pipeline in Verilog HDL

Course Project for MS108 Computer Architecture [github]

Designed and implemented a five-stage pipeline for most MIPS integer operations with forwarding optimization.

Compiler Mango

Course Project for MS208 Compiler Design and Implementation [github]

Designed and implemented a highly functional compiler from Lexical Analysis to Register Allocation phase with graph-coloring optimization.


Teaching Assistant

CS 2110: OO Programming and Data Structures

Aug - Dec 2018 | Cornell University, Ithaca, US

Teaching Assistant

CS 259: Numerical Methods for Data Science

Mar - Jun 2018 | Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China

Teaching Assistant

MS 208: Compiler Design and Implementation

Mar - Jun 2017 | Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China

See PDF version of my Curriculum Vitae.