Portrait of Yaobo Liang

Yaobo Liang

Senior Researcher


Yaobo Liang (梁耀波) is a Researcher at Microsoft Research Asia (MSRA). He joined MSRA at March 2016. He is working on fundamental NLP tasks, especially on Question Answering, Cross-lingual Pre-training.

He received his Master(2016) and Bachelor(2013) degree from Beijing Institute of Technology.


  • 2020-04-03: XGLUE (paper) is a new benchmark dataset for cross-lingual pre-training, understanding and generation.
  • 2019-07-19: Unicoder (paper) is a cross-lingual pre-trained model, which achieves SOTA results on XNLI and Cross-lingual QA tasks.