IFI researcher Tao Li receives Chinese Government Award

Tao Li (AILab) has won the Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-Financed Students Abroad 2013

Awarded by the Chinese Scholarship Council (CSC), it recognizes top Chinese Ph.D. students across all fields of study in the world who work abroad without receiving financial support from the Chinese government. Awardees are selected based on their research achievements and academic merit after several rounds of judging by invited experts from their field in China as well as their host country. The criteria for the award include the background of the students, research projects, research outcomes, publications, potentiality for future career, and opinion from student’s advisor.