Dr. Chen Zhang

Dr. Chen Zhang

PhD in Computer Science

University College London


Chen is currently a Machine Learning Research Scientist in the AI Theory Research Group at London Research Centre, Huawei Technologies R&D, UK. He appreciates the full stack of quatitative and systematic approaches to understand the world, from statistical inference, probabilitisc / mathematical modelling, algorithmic design to scientific computing. His current endeavour is on the synergies of ideas & methodologies of Statistics and powerful toolsets of Deep Learning.

He received PhD in Computer Science from University College London with research topic at the interface of Inverse Problems, Bayesian Inference and Machine Learning. His doctoral research was fully funded by the UCL Computer Science Departmental Studentship (Overseas).

Besides being a junior researcher, Chen is also a street photographer. He is invited to be one of the first six UCL photographers for UCL Instagrammer in Residence.


  • Generative Models
  • Data Compression
  • Inverse Problems


  • PhD in Computer Science, 2016 - 2020

    University College London, UK

  • BSc in Mathematics with Hongyi Honour, 2012 - 2016

    Wuhan University, China

Recent & Upcoming Talks

45-min invited talk, Huawei Student Developers (UK)


30-min invited talk, Huawei Developer Group (UK)


20-min invited talk, AI Time

AI Time

30-min invited talk, Institute of Nuclear Medicine, UCL Hospital

INM-Physics Seminar