Zongzhang Zhang @ NJU-AI

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Zongzhang Zhang

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Ph.D., Associate Professor
School of Artificial Intelligence
National Key Laboratory for Novel Software Technology
Nanjing University, P. R. China

Office: Room A503, Yi Fu Building, Xianlin Campus
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Short Bio

I am now an associate professor at the School of Artificial IntelligenceNanjing University. I am also a member of the LAMDA group, led by Prof. Zhi-Hua Zhou. From July 2014 to June 2019, I worked as an associate professor at the School of Computer Science and Technology, Soochow University. I received my Ph.D. degree from the School of Computer Science and TechnologyUniversity of Science and Technology of China, advised by Prof. Xiaoping Chen, in 2012. I worked with Prof. Mykel J. Kochenderfer as a visiting scholar at the Stanford Intelligent Systems Laboratory (SISL) from September 2018 to March 2019 and worked as a research fellow at the School of ComputingNational University of Singapore, from November 2012 to June 2014, under Prof. David Hsu and Prof. Wee Sun Lee. Before that, I visited the Rutgers Laboratory for Real-Life Reinforcement Learning (RL3), directed by Prof. Michael L. Littman, as a research visiting student, from October 2010 to October 2011. I also briefly worked as a research engineer at the Noah's Ark Lab in the Huawei Company in 2012.


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To prospective students:

I am in a LAMDA's reinforcement learning team with Prof. Yang Yu.

I am looking for self-driven, diligent, adaptable and resourceful students to work on exciting research in machine learning, including topics of reinforcement learning, probabilistic planning, imitation learning, multi-agent learning, etc. If you are passionate about research, you are welcome to contact me.

National Key Laboratory for Novel Software Technology, Nanjing University, Xianlin Campus Mailbox 603, 163 Xianlin Avenue, Qixia District, Nanjing 210023, China
(In Chinese:) 南京市栖霞区仙林大道163号,南京大学仙林校区603信箱,计算机软件新技术国家重点实验室,210023。
Created on September 11, 2019