Zhixiao is a software engineer working in the optical industry. He obtained a first class honours degree in Computer Science from Dublin Institute of Technology in 2013. His final year project for his degree was ‘Cryptography E-Learning Platform’ – the piece of research for which he won an Undergraduate Award. His research interests include Information Security and Optical Software. He also completed a research project ‘Collaborative Strategy Simulation in RoboCup’, sponsored by Science Foundation Ireland in 2011.
In his spare time, he loves to play with a wide range of twisty puzzles. Zhixiao can solve a Rubik’s Cube in 20 seconds and has organised a number of Rubik’s Cube competitions in the last few years.
Undergraduate Award Overall & Programme Winner in 2013
University: Dublin Institute of Technology
Course: Computer Sciences & IT