Education & Work

With Rob Kostald, head coach of USACO
Zeyuan being awarded the World Champion's Prize
by Rob Kostald, the head coach of USACO
@ Merida, Mexico, 2006
MIT

Tsinghua University

(Zeyuan is traveling in Feb and Mar and sorry for any lateness in replying emails.)

Selected Awards

Full list see here.

2013 Simons Award for TCS Graduate Student  
2009 Best Student Paper Runner Up‏ IEEE ICDM 2009.
2009 Microsoft Young Fellow  
2009 World’s 2nd Place ($3000) ACM/ICPC World Final .
2009 Outstanding Prize (Highest Award) USA Mathematical Contest in Modeling.
2008 World’s 2nd Place ($5000) Google Code Jam 2008 World Final.
2006 World Champion USA Computing Olympiad.
2005/6 Gold Medal × 2 International Olympiad in Informatics.
A family photo of my gold and silver medals
A family photo of my gold and silver medals

Personal Information

Research Areas

Optimization, Machine Learning, Algorithms

Research Interests

I design large-scale optimization and machine learning tools to enrich the dimension of algorithm design, and apply them to subjects across data mining, theoretical computer science, and statistics.

I am also interested in the mathematical modeling for physical, social, economic, and biological systems.

Conferences & Journals


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