Allan Yi Ding
Allan Yi Ding, who has a bachelor’s degree from Fudan University (2008) and an M.A. from Harvard University (2013), is now a PhD candidate at Stanford University (2014–). He works at the intersection between ritual studies, Buddhist manuscripts, and Tantric Buddhism, from where he gathers terms for the DDB. His dissertation focuses on Sino-Tibetan Buddhist liturgies at Dunhuang.