Xiatian Zhang, M.D.
  Business Intelligence Center,  Tencent.
   Beijing, China, 100080
   Email:   xiatian(DOT)zhang(AT)gmail(DOT)com


M.D., Computer Science, Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Beijing, China, 2007
B.A., Information and Computing Sciences , Central South University, Changsha, China, 2004

Short Biography

Xiatian Zhang received his M.D in Computer Science from Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications in 2007.  He have worked as a Researcher in IBM Research - China from 2007 to 2011. He joined Tencent in 2011.  He published 8 papers in top data mining, and recommender systems conferences and Journal, such as KDD, SDM, IUI, RecSys, and ACM TIST etc. His main research interests and experiences are in several areas of data mining and recommender systems, such as, Random Decision Tree,  nonparametric methods, multi-label data learning, , personalized finance service and systems, collaborative filtering, and social community analysis. He is particularly interested in simple, unconventional, but effective methods to solve difficult problems.