Chao Zhang @ NJUCS

Chao Zhang (C. Zhang)

M.Sc. Student, LAMDA Group
Department of Computer Science and Technology
State Key Laboratory for Novel Software Technology
Nanjing University, Nanjing 210023, China

Building of Computer Science and Technology,
Xianlin Campus of Nanjing University


Professor Yang Yu.



I received my B.Sc. degree in College of Engineering in June 2016 from Nanjing Agricultural University. In the same year, I was admitted to study for a M.Sc. degree in Nanjing University without entrance examination.


Research Interest

I am interested in investigating towards the goal of artificial intelligence. Currently I am focusing on the subfields:

  • Deep/Transfer Reinforcement Learning
  • Autonomous driving
  • Robotics



  • Chao Zhang, Yang Yu, Zhi-Hua Zhou. Learning environmental calibration actions for policy self-evolution. In: Proceedings of the 27th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI'18), Stockholm, Sweden. (PDF) (Poster) (Github)



1、Robotics Research, 2015.11-2017.07

My main work: Scene Design and Engineering Code

Skills: SLAM, Object Detection, Obstacle Avoidance, Manipulator Control, ROS, CNN

2、Internship in the Tencent (AI Lab), 2017.11-2018.01

Algorithm Engineer, Research on Deep Reinforcement Learning

My main work: Building the virtual environment, training the control policy and transfering it

Skills: Tensorflow, Reinforcement Learning Algorithm, Unreal Engine 4

3、Internship in the ZhuiYi technology, 2018.03-2018.07

Algorithm Engineer, Research on Chatbot

My main work: Extracting Context Key Words

Skills: NLP, Tensorflow, Reinforcement Learning Algorithm, RNN, Seq2Seq


Academic Activities


Awards & Honors

  • Excellent Graduate Students. Nanjing University, 2018
  • National Scholarship of Graduate Students. Nanjing University, 2018
  • The Second prize of the 15-th China Post-Graduate Mathematical Contest in Modeling. Nanjing, November, 2018
  • Tencent Rhino Bird Elite Graduate Program. Shenzhen, July, 2017
  • The First Price Scholarship in Nanjing Agricultural University. Nanjing
  • The First prize of Jiangsu Province in Internet of things innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition. Nanjing, September, 2014
  • Honorable Mention in COMAP's MCM/ICM. Nanjing, February, 2015
  • The Third prize of Jiangsu Province in Challenge Cup. Huaian, June, 2015
  • The First prize of Jiangsu Province in Embedded design competition. Wuxi, July, 2015
  • Excellent Graduate of Nanjing Agricultural University. Nanjing, June, 2016



Laboratory: 113 Building of Computer Science and Technology, Xianlin Campus of Nanjing University
Address: Chao Zhang, National Key Laboratory for Novel Software Technology, Nanjing University, Xianlin Campus Mailbox 603, 163 Xianlin Avenue, Qixia District, Nanjing 210023, China
(南京市栖霞区仙林大道163号, 南京大学仙林校区603信箱, 软件新技术国家重点实验室, 210023.)

Last modified: 2018-11-08
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