Zhuoran Yu

CS Ph.D student at UW Madison

zhuoran.yu (at) wisc (dot) edu

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About Me

My name is Zhuoran Yu and I am a third-year CS Ph.D student at UW-Madison advised by Prof. Yong Jae Lee. Previously, I obtained my Masters in Computer Science from Georgia Institute of Technology where I worked with Prof. Zsolt Kira.

My research interests span in various domains within computer vision and machine learning. My recent work focuses on:

  • Label-Efficient & Robust Deep Learning: Semi-/Self-supervised learning, learning data with domain shifts

  • Multi-modal Learning: Extending vision models to incorporate other modalities

  • Efficient Deep Learning: Improving on-device model performance



  • Research Scientist Intern, Meta CORE AI (May 2023 - November 2023)

  • Applied Scientist Intern, AWS Rekognition (May 2022 - August 2022)

  • Research Intern, SenseTime (May 2019 - December 2019)


  • Teaching Assistant: CS 354 Intro to Computer Systems (September 2021 - December 2021)

  • Teaching Assistant: CS 7643 Deep Learning (January 2020 - April 2021)

  • Teaching Assistant: CS 7641 Machine Learning (January 2019 - April 2019)


  • First-year Scholarship, UW-Madison (2021)

  • Arthur Beaumont Memorial Scholarship, University of Waterloo (2018)