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LuFei Liu

Vancouver, BC

Currently a student at the University of British Columbia


R. D. Evans, L. Liu and T. M. Aamodt, "JPEG-ACT: Accelerating Deep Learning via Transform-based Lossy Compression," in ACM/IEEE Annual International Symposium on Computer Architecture (ISCA), 2020.


Dean’s Achievement Award in Engineering - 2020
UBC Graduating Award – awarded to 1 outstanding graduating student in each engineering discipline

NSERC CGS-M - 2020
$17500 awarded by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada based on academic excellence and research potential

Hugh M. Brock National Entrance Award - 2015
Renewable scholarship totaling $26000, nationally selected based on extracurriculars and academics

Trek Excellence Scholarship - 2016, 2017, 2019
Awarded to the top 5% of students in each undergraduate year

PMC Sierra Award - 2019
Specially nominated by faculty

Rogers Communications Inc. Scholarship - 2016
Specially nominated by faculty

Chancellor's Scholar Award - 2015
Awarded to top 10% of incoming class

Charles Lindsay Thompson Scholarship - 2018
Specially nominated by faculty.

Fluor Scholarship - 2015, 2016, 2017
Renewable scholarship of $3000 per year

Royal Canadian Legion Cadet Medal of Excellence - 2013
Awarded for leadership and community involvement

LuFei Liu

Vancouver, BC


BC Hydro

Electrical Engineering Co-op
May 2019 - August 2019
  • Create an automated system to simulate sets of contingency events on high voltage power lines over a period of 10 years using various load parameters and report any violations to the WECC TPL standards.
  • Improve speed by 25% and accuracy of calculations by leveraging the PSS/E engine in the automation system.
  • Assist in other transmission planning activities as directed.


Network Engineer Co-op
January 2019 - April 2019
  • Develop custom scripts using REST APIs on Postman and Python to manage IP/MPLS/optical networks and generate reports as requested by international customers.
  • Setup and manage network lab environment including service routers and simulators to support network management testing.
  • Execute tests for L2 and L3 services provisioning and network node discovery features on customized web applications for service provider customers.


Hardware Engineer Co-op
May 2018 - December 2018
  • Prepare and execute PCIe interoperability tests of NVMe device with various servers running Linux, automated using Python and JTAG interface, to achieve stable Gen4 link with 16GT/s speeds.
  • Assist in PVT characterization of DDR4 interface with oscilloscope and data acquisition measurements.
  • Create custom tools in C embedded in device firmware to simplify tasks using information provided in vendor reference documents.

University of British Columbia
2015 - 2020

Bachelor of Applied Science, Electrical Engineering
Minor in Commerce
GPA: 93%

University of British Columbia
2020 - 2025 (anticipated)

Doctorate in Electrical and Computer Engineering

  • Teaching Assistant
  • Research Assistant
  • ESL Tutor
  • Women in Engineering Mentor
  • STEM Outreach Instructor
  • View my projects here

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