Michigan State University main website

MALSAR Author Joins Michigan State


Jaiyu Zhou recently joined the College of Engineering in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering as an assistant professor. He was recruited under the Global Impact Initiative.

Jaiyu Zhou

Jaiyo Zhou joins MSU as part of the Global Impact Initiative

Before joining MSU, he was a staff research scientist at Samsung Research America.  He is the leading author of the open-source multi-task learning software MALSAR (multi-task learning via structural regularization). The package has included solvers to many state-of-art regularization-based multi-task learning algorithms. The package is firstly introduced in his multi-task tutorial that was given at the Twelfth SIAM International Conference on Data Mining (SDM’12). Zhou also serves as associate editor for Neurocomputing and regularly reviews manuscripts for numerous journals in his field.

Research interests: Large-scale machine learning and data mining, and biomedical informatics.

PhD:  Arizona State University, Computer Science (2014)

Recent News/Honors/Publications:

A Space Alignment Method for Cold-Start TV Show Recommendations.
*Shiyu Chang, Jiayu Zhou, Pirooz Chubak, Junling Hu and Thomas Huang.
IJCAI 2015. [Paper] Samsung Best Paper Award 2014 finalist

Full publications list and more about Zhou.

Contact: jiayuz@msu.edu

Comments are closed.