Welcome A.Prof. Yupei Zhang, Northwestern Polytechnical University, China to be the TPC!


A.Prof. Yupei Zhang, Northwestern Polytechnical University, China

Dr. Yupei Zhang is currently an assistant professor in School of Computer Science at Northwestern Polytechnical University (NPU), Xi’an, China. From Dec. 2018, he also works as a postdoc in Emory University, GA, USA. He received the doctor degree in Computer Science and technology from Xi'an Jiaotong University, in Dec. 2017. His principal research interests lie in the development of machine learning and its applications. His studies mainly involve representation learning, Lasso and its generalizations, deep learning, and reinforcement learning. He also applies these machine learning techniques on educational data mining, medical image analysis and bioinformatics. His researches on education data analysis include student knowledge diagnosis, student behavior prediction and learning evaluation, funded by the national natural science Foundation of China and NPU. He has published more than 20 academic papers on international journals and conferences, including Pattern Recognition, IEEE Trans. Med. Imag., Neurocomputing, and EDM.