M.S., Computer Science, University of Illinois, 2003
Ph.D., Mathematics, Texas A&M University, 2001
B.S., Automation, University of Science & Technology of China, 1996
Dr. Zijian Diao has done cutting-edge research in applied mathematics.
He holds a US patent on certain quantum circuit and was the chief developer
for the prototype of IBM's MARS (later renamed MASTOR), the world's first
speech translation system for bidirectional free-form speech. He has won
multiple research and teaching grants from the National Science Foundation
and Ohio University. His research was published in preeminent research
journals such as Physical Review A and Journal of Machine Translation. He
is a contributor to several academic books, including an "Outstanding Academic
Titles" winner by the American Library Association's Choice magazine.