Dr. De-Chuan Zhan joined the LAMDA Group in 2003, and began his research career supervised by Prof. Zhi-Hua Zhou. He became an Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Technology of Nanjing University. His research interests mainly includemachine learning, data mining and mobile intelligence, especially working on distance metric learning, multi-modal learning, etc. Up until now, he has published over 20 papers in national and international journals or conferences such as TKDD, TIFS, TSMSB, IJCAI,ICML, NIPS, AAAI, etc.
He serves/ed as PC members of a series of international top conferences in AI, such as IJCAI, AAAI, NIPS, etc. He has won various awards/honors including PAKDD’06 Data Mining Competition on Telecom customer recommendation. He received his Ph.D degree in 2010 at LAMDA Group.