Boyang Li

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Summer 2020: It Hits Different

In fact, this is the first summer that I spent entirely in the U.S.. Despite the on-going pandemic, I still managed to enjoy myself safely. I also realized how hard the next year was going to be af......

First Year Projects in EE/CS

Instead of using duct tapes and zip ties, you need to compile the code over and over again. Wait, duct tapes and zip ties are still required anyway.

During my freshman year at UC Berkeley, I was exposed to the world of both electrical engineering and computer science. Computer science classes are self-explanatory as I am a CS major, and the ele......

Spring 2020: How to Wrongfully Start A Decade

Time flies, especially when you are stuck inside your room.

We are living in the cycle of history with a period of 100 years. In the 1920s there was the Kansas Flu and in the 2020s, Covid-19 will be one of the most memorable events.[1]However, because of th......

Winter 2020: The Roaring 20s

All prospects of 2020 did not age well three weeks into the decade

The header image was the old railway station of Changsha, one of my many childhood memories as I would call the torch on the tower the "big red pepper". Also, the calligraphy on top of the buildin......

Fall 2019: First Semester @ Cal

What happened in my first 4 months at Cal

OverviewThis post was actually written on January 7th, 2020. So essentially I am sitting in my room one year after the series of events happened, reminiscing the first and only “normal” semester I ......