Liu Gang

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Liu Gang (born 30 January 1961) is a Chinese scientist and revolutionary who founded the Beijing Students' Autonomous Federation. He was a prominent student leader at the Tiananmen Square protests of 1989. Liu holds a M.A. in physics from Peking University and a M.A. in computer science from Columbia University. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Liu Gang has received more than 147,900 page views. His biography is available in 54 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 53 in 2019). Liu Gang is the 142nd most popular computer scientist (down from 86th in 2019), the 796th most popular biography from China (down from 621st in 2019) and the most popular Chinese Computer Scientist.

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  • 150k

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  • 55.49

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 54

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.58

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.03

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among computer scientists, Liu Gang ranks 142 out of 205Before him are Rob Pike, Bruce Schneier, David Patterson, Shafi Goldwasser, Yann LeCun, and Hans Reiser. After him are Kevin Systrom, Kent Beck, Geir Ivarsøy, Paul Graham, Alan Cox, and Sugata Mitra.

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Among people born in 1961, Liu Gang ranks 326Before him are Justin Fashanu, Brian Helgeland, Lisa Zane, Luigi De Agostini, Iñigo Urkullu, and Keith Gordon. After him are Tarsem Singh, Evan Handler, Linas Antanas Linkevičius, Michael Winterbottom, Can Dündar, and Liu Xia.

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Among people born in China, Liu Gang ranks 796 out of 1,186Before him are Su Tong (1963), Wang Dan (1969), Cui Jian (1961), Liu Chao-shiuan (1943), Liu Xiang (1983), and Ling Jihua (1956). After him are Liu Xia (1961), Ha Jin (1956), Wang Liqin (1978), Ma Lin (1980), Jia Xiuquan (1963), and Angelababy (1989).


Among computer scientists born in China, Liu Gang ranks 1After him are Jenova Chen (1981).

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