Zhigang has over 15 years of experience in research and development of Internet and mobile multimedia. While working toward his doctorate in 1995 at the University of Illinois, Zhigang co-founded the first Web-based video streaming company, Vosaic. Zhigang co-founded XinLab (dba Vuclip) in 2004 to bring Internet multimedia applications to mobile devices.
Zhigang received his PhD degree in computer science from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. His research papers have appeared in numerous publications and he is the co-author of a widely referenced paper in streaming media on the Web that received the best paper award in 1995 at the Fourth International Conference on the World Wide Web.