Junzhou Huang

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!

Dr. Junzhou Huang is a Professor in the Computer Science and Engineering department at the University of Texas at Arlington. He has been the director of the machine learning center at Tencent AI Lab. 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, biomedical and biomedicine 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. His recent work on protein folding won the 6th place in the 3D Structure Prediction Challenge and the 1st place in the Contact and Distance Prediction Challenge at CASP14, December 2020. He enjoys to develop efficient algorithms with nice theoretical guarantees to solve practical problems involved large scale data.


  • 05/2022: Two papers accepted by ICML 2022!
  • 03/2022: Invited to serve as an area chair for NeurIPS 2022!
  • 03/2022: One paper accepted by SIGIR 2022!
  • 03/2022: Three papers accepted by CVPR 2022!
  • 01/2022: Invited to serve as an area chair for MICCAI 2022!
  • 01/2022: Two papers accepted by ICLR 2022!
  • 01/2022: One paper accepted by VLDB 2022!
  • 01/2022: One paper accepted by WWW 2022!
  • 12/2021: Invited to serve as an area chair for ICML 2022!
  • 11/2021: Three papers accepted by AAAI 2022!
  • 10/2021: Google Tensorflow Model Garden Award!
  • 10/2021: Two papers accepted by NeurIPS 2021!
  • 07/2021: Invited to serve as an area chair for AAAI 2022!
  • 07/2021: Invited to serve as a session chair for KDD 2021!
  • 07/2021: One paper accepted by ICCV 2021!
  • 06/2021: Five papers accepted by MICCAI 2021!
  • 05/2021: Three papers accepted by ICML 2021!
  • 04/2021: Invited to serve as an area chair for CVPR 2022!
  • 01/2021: Invited to serve as an area chair for MICCAI 2021!
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Supervised Ph.D Students:

Supervised Master Students:

  • Chen Chen (2012 - 2015, Next Stop: UIUC PhD)
  • Dheeraj Ganti (2014 - 2016, Next Stop: Oracle)
  • Viswanathan Rajalingam (2015- 2017, Next Stop: Samsung Lab)
  • Vivek Balaji (2015 - 2017, Next Stop: BMW)
  • Shirong Xue (2015 - 2017, Next Stop: Walmart Lab)
  • Ashwin Raju (2015 - 2017, Next Stop: UTA PhD)
  • Arjun Punabhai Vekariya (2015 - 2017, Next Stop: Raizlabs)
  • Xiaoyu Zhang (2016 - 2018, Next Stop: UTA PhD)
  • Zhifei Deng (2016 - 2019, Next Stop: Facebook)
  • Siyu Xiu (2018 - 2020, Next Stop: FutureDial)
  • Zeheng Li (2018-2021, Next Stop: CoCoPIE)

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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