Liping Peng

lppeng AT

Computer Science Building Office 254
University of Massachusetts Amherst
140 Governors Drive
Amherst, MA 01003-9264

I am a Ph.D. student in the College of Information and Computer Sciences at UMass Amherst, working in the Database and Information Management Lab with Prof. Yanlei Diao. Before joining UMass Amherst, I obtained my bachelor's and master's degrees in Computer Science and Technology from Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT), China.

My research interests include data management systems, big data analytics and machine learning.


Yanlei Diao, Kyriaki Dimitriadou, Zhan Li, Wenzhao Liu, Olga Papaemmanouil, Kemi Peng, Liping Peng. In VLDB 2015 (demo).

Liping Peng, Yanlei Diao. In SIGMOD 2015.

Liping Peng, Kai Zeng, Andrey Balmin, Vuk Ercegovac, Peter J. Haas, Yannis Sismanis. In ICDE 2015.

Thanh Tran, Liping Peng, Yanlei Diao, Andrew McGregor, Anna Liu. In VLDB Journal 2012.

Liping Peng, Yanlei Diao, Anna Liu. In VLDB 2011.

Thanh Tran, Andrew McGregor, Yanlei Diao, Liping Peng, Anna Liu. In VLDB 2010.

Thanh Tran, Liping Peng, Boduo Li, Yanlei Diao, Anna Liu. In SIGMOD 2010.

Yanlei Diao, Boduo Li, Anna Liu, Liping Peng, Charles Sutton, Thanh Tran, and Michael Zink. In CIDR 2009.

Reliable and Fast Detection of Gradual Events in Wireless Sensor Networks
Liping Peng, Hong Gao, Jianzhong Li, Shengfei Shi, Boduo Li. In WASA 2008.


Summer intern. IBM Almaden Research Center, San Jose, CA. June - August, 2012.

Teaching Assistant

CMPSCI 445: Information Systems. UMass Amherst. Spring, 2013.

CMPSCI 445: Information Systems. UMass Amherst. Fall, 2012.

CMPSCI 645: Database Design and Implementation. UMass Amherst. Spring, 2011.

Honors and Awards

Dissertation Writing Fellowship, UMass Amherst

Outstanding Master Student, Harbin Institute of Technology

Outstanding College Student, Harbin Institute of Technology


Journal reviewer of TODS 2013

External reviewer of VLDB 2009 and 2010

New England Database Summit 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

CRA-W Grad Cohort 2009, 2010.