Xiaopu Peng




Auburn University
Phd Student in Computer Science, GPA: 3.8/4.0, Jan 2016 - May 2020(Expected)

SUNY at Stony Brook
Master of Art in Economics, GPA: 3.2/4.0, Sept 2011 - Jun 2013

Hubei Academy of Social Sciences
Master in Regional Economics, GPA: 3.7/4.0, Sept 2008 - Jul 2011

Jianghan University
Bachelor of Sience in Applied Mathematics, GPA: 3.3/4.0, Sept 2004 - Jul 2008


Auburn University, CSSE Dept.
GTA as Instructor of COMP1000-Personal Computer Applications, Fall 2017

  • Practiced all aspect of teaching for 3 class sections with help from course coordinator.
  • Received good evaluates from the students at end of the semester.

GTA as Instructor of COMP2710- Software Construction, Summer 2016

  • Provided the students with clear and careful instruction of C++ following the previous design of the course.
  • Improved both in and off class communication skills with students.

TIARN Group, Office of President of the Board
Research Assistant to the President of Board, Apr 2014 - Oct 2015

  • Worked as a key member of the early-stage preparation group of the subsidiary in Johor Bahru, Malaysia.
  • Drafted research reports and provided suitable decision-making supports to the President of the Board.

Hubei Provincial Development and Reform Commission, Planning Dept.
Research Assistant Intern for The 12th Five-Year Plan of Hubei Province, Jun 2010 - Oct 2010

  • Implemented provincial surveys, then wrote parts of research projects on economic development strategies.


Working Projects Jan 2018 – Present

  • Deep Learning Course Project: Sequence to Sequence Models for Generating Video Captions.
  • ios App which connect all infomation platforms for Chinese Student in Auburn.

Equifax Auburn Code-A-Thon Competition, Top 6 Teams on Finalist (50 teams total), Feb 2018

Big Data Mining Technologies Course Group Project, Aug 2017 – Dec 2017

  • Reimplemented models from Fast Random Walk with Restart and Its Applications with dataset of COIL20, COIL100 and extracted DBLP
  • Drafted project proposal and report, collected and preprocessed data from COIL20 and COIL100, debugged source code.
  • Tools: Matlab, Latex, MatlabFuncs(github), FRWR src

Operating Systems Course Project, Aug 2016 – Dec 2016

  • Implement the interface of processes and system calls between user programs and the kernel in OS161
  • Design and implement a standalone virtual memory manager, where there is a software-managed TLB.
  • Tools: Ubuntu, VirtualBox, gcc, gdb, vim, OS161, Sys161

Real Estate Market Investment Environment Report in Johor Bahru, Jun 2015

  • Collected Johor Bahru’s economical data and investigated existing Chinese companies’ progress.
  • Provided forecast of real estate development of Johor Bahru and decision-making advice.

Population Aging and Economic Growth in Different Regions of China, Aug 2013

  • Graduation paper of M.A. in Economics, SUNY at Stony Brook
  • Implemented Cobb Douglas Production Function with modified Solow Growth Model with CNBS data, forecasted the trend of China’s economic growth and population aging.
  • Tools: Latex, R language with ggplot2

Research on Economical and Social Regulation of Danjiangkou Reservoir Region, Chapter 2&3, Oct 2009

  • Predicted the appropriate population level based on environmental capacity and proposed the optimal distribution of population


  • Languages: Python, R, C/C++, Java, Latex, SQL, HTML/CSS, XML, JSP
  • Tool/OS: Pycharm, Rstudio, vim, Matlab/Octave, Wordpress, MySQL; Linux, Unix, Ubuntu.