Yi Zhou portrait
  • Assistant Professor, Elect & Computer Engineering


  • Ph.D, ECE, The Ohio State University
  • B.S., EE, Beijing Institute of Technology

Research Summary

Reinforcement learning, deep learning, statistical machine learning, nonconvex optimization, distributed optimization, statistical signal processing. MULTIPLE Fully-Funded Ph.D. POSITIONS AVAILABLE. Please send me an email with your CV. Undergraduate/Master students who are interested in projects on AI/machine learning are very welcome to contact me.


I am an assistant professor affiliated with the Department of ECE at University of Utah. Before, I worked as a post-doctorate research associate in the Department of ECE at Duke University. I obtained a Ph.D. degree in ECE from The Ohio State University in 2018 under the supervision of Prof. Yingbin Liang, and a B.S. degree in EE from Beijing Institute of Technology in 2013.