计算机科学与技术系

Department of Computer Science and Technology

  • Xiu LI
  • Associate Professor
  • Department of Computer Science and Technology
  • Joined Department: 1993
  • Email:lixiu@cic.tsinghua.edu.cn
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  • Phone:+86-10-62780731
  • Fax:+86-10-62780972

Education background

Bachelor of Automation Science and Technology, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, 1993;

Master of Education Technology, Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China, 2001.

Areas of Research Interests/ Research Projects

Education Technology

National 863 R&D Program: Research on Mechanisms and Key Techniques of XML Search Engine base on RDBMS (2009-2011);

National 985 Program: Research on the Curriculum System of Public Basic Computer Courses in Tsinghua University (2007-2010).

Research Status

I have been focusing on the area of education technology, specifically the integration of information technology and teaching reform. I was among the first in Chinese colleges who initiated the research and application of online teaching paradigms, attempting to reform traditional practices.

Honors And Awards

Beijing Outstanding Teaching Award, First Class-New Teaching Paradigms for College Public Courses in Computer Fundamentals (2004).

Academic Achievement

[1] Xiu Li et al. Fundamentals of Computer Culture, 5th Edition. Tsinghua University Press, Beijing, 2004

[2] Xiu Li, Li Zheng, Fang Yang. A General Education Curriculum on Computer Fundamentals-- Needs Assessment and Design, The First ACM Summit on Computing Education in China, October 24-25, 2008, Beijing, China