Shaojun Zhu is software engineer at Argo AI.
He was a Ph.D. student (on leave) in Computer Science at Rutgers University working with Kostas Bekris and Abdeslam Boularias. He received Master of Science in Engineering of robotics from University of Pennsylvania in 2014. His advisor was Kostas Daniilidis. Before studying in Philadelphia, he received Bachelor's degree in Electronics and Information Engineering from Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, P.R.China in June 2012, where he was working under the supervision of Wenyu Liu in Multimedia and Communication Lab.
- robot learning: reinforcement learning, deep learning, and Bayesian optimization with application to robot manipulation and locomotion
- computer vision: object detection and recognition
- Reviewer: ICRA (2016-2019) and IROS (2015-2018)
- Program Committee: 2017 NIPS Workshop on Bayesian Optimization (BayesOpt)