Yinfeng Qin is an M.S. student in Electrical Engineering at Stanford University. He worked at The Bill Lane Center for the American West as a research assistant in building software for data collection, data processing and designing visualizations. Before Stanford, Yinfeng received B.S. in Electronics Engineering from Tsinghua University with an emphasis on pattern recognition and machine learning. He also has relevant experiences with NetEase, Microsoft Research Asia and Amazon.com, and will start as an engineer at Google in summer 2011.
Luncheon and Public Program on Chinese Railroad Workers
A luncheon and afternoon program celebrating the lives of the Chinese railroad workers who were essential in building the United States’ first Transcontinental Railroad. Features presentations of Stanford’s CRRW Project research (including history and archaeology); stories from descendants of railroad workers; songs and stories performed by CHSA Artist-in-Residence Charlie Chin; viewing of exhibits and the Golden Spike; and more.