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       Qingkai Kong

       Ph.D Candidate
       Seismological Lab
       289 McCone Hall
       University of California, Berkeley

       Check out my Blog, where the fun begins. Qingkai's Blog

I am currently a Ph.D student at Berkeley Seismological Lab working with Dr. Richard Allen in the Earthquake Early Warning team.

News and Events:

2017/08/24 New Article: Seismic data from smartphones - MyShake: building a global smartphone seismic network Link
2017/06/28 Qingkai is teaching Machine learning workshop for Berkeley CDIPS data science workshop. Link, Materials
2017/06/17 My son Fanqi is born to celebrate Father's day with me :-) Link
2017/05/24 Qingkai is attending 2-day Silicon Valley Open Doors (SVOD) at Mountain View, CA
2017/05/15 MyShake won XFund Innovation Award and Runner up for Wilmer Hale Innovation Award
2017/04/17 Qingkai presented a poster in SSA meeting at Denver, CO
2017/04/13 Qingkai taught a workshop on Artificial Neural Networks at Berkeley D-Lab. Link, Materials
2017/03/14 Qingkai is attending 3-day Strata + Haddop World Conference, San Jose, CA
2017/03/06 Qingkai gives an AI workshop at Deutsche Telekom Silicon Valley Innovation Center, Mountain View, CA
2017/02/04 Qingkai is attending two day Bootcamp of Entrepreneurship at Berkeley, CA
2017/01/23 Qingkai gives a job talk at Department of Earth Science at Rice University, Houston, TX. Link
2016/12/16 Qingkai presents a poster at AGU about analysis of Oklahoma M5.8 earthquake using MyShake.
2016/12/14 Qingkai gives a talk at AGU about observation of MyShake.
2016/12/14 MyShake 2.0 released with Earthquake Notification! More info, MyShake website
2016/12/02 Qingkai taught a workshop on Artificial Neural Networks at Berkeley D-Lab. Link, Materials, Slides
2016/11/14 Qingkai visits Greg's group at Stanford, and gives a talk on MyShake, Palo Alto, CA.
2016/10/27 Qingkai gives a brown bag talk at Caltech Seismological Laboratory, Pasadena, CA.
2016/10/23 Qingkai attends East Bay Mini Maker Faire at Oakland, CA.
2016/10/10 Qingkai gives an invited talk at San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA.
2016/09/28 Qingkai gives a talk at 2016 Earthquake Research Affiliates Meeting, Berkeley, CA. Link
2016/09/10 New paper: MyShake: Initial Observations from a Global Smartphone Seismic Network Link
2016/09/10 Qingkai is attending SCEC Annual Meeting 2016, Palm Springs, CA. Link
2016/08/21 Qingkai is helping teaching Python bootcamp 2016, Berkeley CA. Link
2016/08/13 Qingkai is attending PyData San Francisco 2016, CA. Link, My Lightning Talk Video.
2016/08/09 Qingkai is attending InSAR Processing and Theory with GMTSAR course at Scripps. Link
2016/07/12 Qingkai is attending Scipy 2016 at Austin, TX
2016/06/21 Qingkai is attending 4-Day Workshop on Algorithms for Modern Massive Data Sets
2016/05/22 Qingkai attends 2016 Maker Faire Bay Area at San Mateo, CA.
2016/05/21 Qingkai gave a talk at Science@Cal. Link
2016/05/03 Qingkai presents a poster at BIDS data science faire, Berkeley, CA Link
2016/04/19 Qingkai attended SSA meeting at Reno, NV
2016/04/16 Qignkai gave a talk at CalDay, Berkeley Link
2016/03/17 Qingkai attended Seismology student workshop at Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, NY
2016/03/14 Qingkai attended ShakeAlert Research meeting at Pasadena, CA.
2016/02/12 New paper: MyShake: A smartphone seismic network for earthquake early warning and beyond Link
2016/02/12 MyShake released to the public. Link
2016/02/02 $1 Million Funding for MyShake project from Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Link