Chao Liao 廖超

Short Bio

I am a graduate student at Shanghai Jiao Tong University since Fall 2016, under the supervision of Prof. Yong Yu and Prof. Pinyan Lu. Before that, I did my undergraduate studies in the ACM Honored Class at Shanghai Jiao Tong University.


chao [dot] liao [dot] 95 [at] gmail [dot] com

Research Interests

I have a broad interest in various aspects of theoretical computer science and mathematics. Currently, I focus on approximate counting algorithms.


Counting hypergraph colorings in the local lemma regime

with Heng Guo, Pinyan Lu and Chihao Zhang.

To appear in STOC 2018.

The Beachcombers' Problem: Walking and Searching from an Inner Point of a Line

with Yu Chen, Xiaotie Deng and Ziwei Ji.

LATA 2016.