To put a dent in the universe.

——Steve Jobs


Zhongliang Zhou(周中良)

zz42551@uga.edu


  • I am a third-year Ph.D. student major in Computer Science at the University of Georgia co-advised by Dr.Natarajan Kannan and Dr.Sheng Li. Before joined UGA, I obtained my Bachelor's degree in Computer Science and Technology from Harbin Institute of Technology, my advised professor was Dr.Yongdong Xu.

  • My main research interest focus on interdisciplinary research, Machine Learning, Deep learning with application in the bioinformatics area.

  • In my spare time, I am keen on photography, tennis, badminton, painting.

  • I am fortunate to have the cutest puppy in the world named Juan Mao(卷毛), his picture is in the photo gallery.

News

  • I received Outstanding Graduate Student award from University of Georgia Department of Computer Science!


Publication

  • An explainable unsupervised framework for alignment-free protein classification using sequence embeddings (Co-first author submitted)

  • Mapping the glycosyltransferase fold landscape using interpretable deep learning (Co-first author accepted by Nature Communications IF=15.8).

  • Functional classification and validation of yeast prenylation motifs using machine learning and genetic reporters(submitted)

  • Deep evolutionary analysis reveals the design principles of fold A glycosyltransferases[J]. Elife, 2020, 9: e54532.

  • Identifying Keystone Species in the Microbial Community Based on Cross-Sectional Data[J]. Current Gene Therapy, 2018, 18(5): 296-306.

Work Experience

  • Data Scientist Intern BASF August 2021-March 2022

  • Front-end SDE Intern HIT August 2018-June 2019

Teaching Experience

  • Teaching assistant for CSCE 145 - Algorithmic Design I

  • Guest Lecturer for CSCI 3360 Data Science

Photo Gallery

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