Qi Hao

Qi Hao

Ph.D. Student

  • Communication


Qi earned his Bachelor of Science in Material Physics from Sichuan University, also as a Wu Yuzhang Honors College graduate.  He also earned his Master of Arts in Communication Studies from University of Miami, also as a Lambda Pai Eta distinguished graduate.

Research and Teaching

Qi follows the cybernetics tradition of communication and tries to explain communication phenomena without depending on psychological constructs. He works on three topics: 1) diffusion of information and social influence in networks, 2) Mechanisms of information transfer via verbal communication and 3) small group discussion dynamics: how the group discussion history of talk turns and talk contents affect the group's discussion behavior to come.

Contact Information

404 Wilson Road, Room 473