Zhihua Lai (Senior Software Engineer @ MSRC, PhD)

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Dr Zhihua Lai - Senior Software Engineer (PhD)

My Chinese Name is 赖智华 (Lai, Zhihua) - Pronunciation

I am currently a Senior Software Engineer at Microsoft Research Cambridge. Prior to that I worked as a SDE (Software Development Engineer aka Someone Does Everything) for Amazon Web Services (S3 Object Lambda) and as a Staff Software Engineer for General Electric Smallworld where I added while loop, regex, http library and so much more to the Magik Programming Language.

I am passionate for Algorithms, Blockchain and Cloud. I am currently a Top 5 Witness (Block Producer) of the Steem Blockchain.

In High School (2003), I participated in National Olympiad in Informatics in Province NOIP (e.g. a programming contest) and won the Third Prize.

Connect me on (Linkedin). My profile at Microsoft Research and my profile at Github. And here is my resume (PDF 55KB, 21/May/2023).

You can also find my other traces on Cyberspace - for example: SteakOverCooked, CodingForSpeed and 中文博客 (A Chinese Blog)

Also, welcome to join CodingNBB.com group for discussions of coding+algorithms (中文)

During my spare time, I teach my sons and wife programming.

Here are some of my side-projects - I write blogs and provide Free APIs and Tooling.

Enjoy what I am doing? Buy me a coffee please ☕ or Become a Github Sponsor 💰 or Become a Patreon 💰

Publication (Conferences, Journals, Patents)

I published a few conference and journal papers on Radiowave Propagation Modelling.

View my publication at Google Scholar.

Here are the publications since I joined Microsoft.

Microsoft Job Referrals

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You can view a list of job openings in AFO Group (where I am currently at).

Social Networks

My opinions on social networks are simply my personal views only. They do not reflect or represent my current employer Microsoft, obviously.

Private Tutoring (Cambridgeshire Area)

I might be able to do private tutoring on a various subjects, please contact for details.

Online Judges

I love problem solving! And you can find my trails on the following places:

Zhihua Lai solves math puzzles on ProjectEuler

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