Junzhou Huang

Associate Professor, University of Texas at Arlington 

Department of Computer Science and Engineering


Adjunct Faculty, Department of Clinical Science

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center


500 UTA Boulevard, Arlington, TX 76019-0015

Email: jzhuang@uta.edu Phone: (817) 272-9596

Office: ERB 650


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Postdoc and Graduate Assistantships Available!

Junzhou Huang is an Associate Professor in the Computer Science and Engineering department at the University of Texas at Arlington. He received the B.E. degree from Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China, the M.S. degree from the Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, and the Ph.D. degree in Computer Science at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. His major research interests include machine learning, computer vision and imaging informatics. He was selected as one of the 10 emerging leaders in multimedia and signal processing by the IBM T.J. Watson Research Center in 2010. His work won the MICCAI Young Scientist Award 2010, the FIMH Best Paper Award 2011, the MICCAI Young Scientist Award Finalist 2011, the STMI Best Paper Award 2012, the NIPS Best Reviewer Award 2013, the MICCAI Best Student Paper Award Finalist 2014 and the MICCAI Best Student Paper Award 2015. He received the NSF CAREER Award in 2016. He enjoys to develop efficient algorithms with nice theoretical guarantees to solve practical problems involved large scale data.


  • 02/2019: One paper accepted by WWW'19!
  • 02/2019: Invited to serve as the program committee for NIPS 2019!
  • 12/2018: Received a gifted fund $150K to study deep graph learning!
  • 12/2018: Three papers accepted by AISTATS'19!
  • 11/2018: Two papers accepted by AAAI'19!
  • 11/2018: Invited to serve as the program committee for ICML 2019!
  • 09/2018: Three papers accepted by NIPS'18!
  • 06/2018: Two papers accepted by MICCAI'18 and four papers accepted by BCB'18!
  • 05/2018: Three papers accepted by ICML'18 and one paper accepted by KDD'18!
  • 03/2018: Invited to serve as the program committee for NIPS 2018!
  • 03/2018: One paper accepted by CVPR'18 and one paper accepted by WWW'18!
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Supervised Ph.D Students:

Supervised Master Students:

  • Chen Chen (01/2012 - 01/2015, Graduated; Next Stop: UIUC)
  • Dheeraj Ganti (09/2014 - 01/2016, Graduated; Next Stop: Oracle)
  • Viswanathan Rajalingam (01/2015- 01/2017, Graduated; Next stop: Samsung Lab)
  • Vivek Balaji (01/2015 - 01/2017, Graduated; Next stop: BMW)
  • Shirong Xue (09/2015 - 07/2017, Graduated; Next stop: Walmart Lab)
  • Ashwin Raju (09/2015 - 07/2017, Graduated; Next stop: UTA PhD)
  • Arjun Punabhai Vekariya (09/2015 - 07/2017, Graduated; Next Stop: Raizlabs)
  • Xiaoyu Zhang (09/2017 - 12/2018, Graduated;)
  • Siyu Xiu (09/2018 - present)

Information for Future Students:

I am looking for Postdoc, Ph.D. students, motivated for doing research in the areas of machine learning, data mining and imaging informatics. If you are interested, please contact me. If you are UTA master students and are looking for master thesis topics, or UTA undergraduates and are looking for internships, please feel free to contact me.

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