Dr. Jian Zhang is an Assistant Professor (Ph.D. Supervisor) at the School of Electronic and Computer Engineering (SECE), Peking University Shenzhen Graduate School, Shenzhen, China. He is now leading the Visual-Information Intelligent Learning LAB (VILLA). He is also a visiting scholar at Peng Cheng Laboratory.

His research interests include intelligent multimedia processing, computer vision and optimization. He has published over 80 technical articles in refereed international journals and proceedings. His SECE webpage in Chinese is here.

He received the B.S. degree from the Department of Mathematics, Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT), Harbin, China, in 2007, and received his M.Eng. and Ph.D. degrees (under the supervision of Prof. Debin Zhao) from the School of Computer Science and Technology, HIT, in 2009 and 2014, respectively. From 2014 to 2018, he worked as a postdoctoral researcher at Peking University (PKU) (cooperated with Prof. Wen Gao), Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) (cooperated with Prof. Xiaopeng Fan), and King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) (cooperated with Prof. Bernard Ghanem).

Research Areas

  • Intelligent Multimedia Processing
  • Deep Learning and Optimization
  • Computer Vision