Chaorui Yao

Chaorui Yao


63-149 ENG IV UCLA Campus

Postal Address:
EE Department
420 Westwood Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594
ATTN: 63-149, ENG IV
UCLA Main Campus



I am a Ph.D. student at the Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science in the Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering at UCLA. I am a member of the Laboratory of Algorithmic Research on Network Information flow working with Prof. Christina Fragouli. Before joining UCLA, I received my Bachelor of Science degree from The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) in Mathematics & Information Engineering (MIEG) in 2021.

Research Interests

  • Information Theory
  • Optimization
  • Statistics, Data Analysis and Machine Learning


  • Ph.D., Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of California Los Angeles, (Current)
    • Advisor: Prof. Christina Fragouli
  • B.Sc., Mathematics & Information Engineering, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China, 2021