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  • Muhan Zhang (张牧涵)

    Email: muhan.zhang "at" hotmail "dot" com
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    Muhan is an incoming assistant professor in the Institute for Artificial Intelligence of Peking University. Before that, he was a research scientist in Facebook AI working on large-scale graph learning problems at Facebook (2019-2021). He received his PhD degree in computer science from Washington University in St. Louis (2015-2019), advised by Prof. Yixin Chen. Before WashU, he obtained a bachelor degree from Shanghai Jiao Tong University as a member of the IEEE pilot class, where he worked with Prof. Ya Zhang.

    Research Interests

    Machine Learning, Data Mining, with particular interests in graph neural networks, link prediction, recommender systems, neural architecture search, etc.


    3/13/2021: I am going to join Peking University as an assistant professor starting from May 2021. Welcome to apply for PKU!

    10/13/2020: SEAL achieved 1st places on 3 out of 4 OGB leaderboard link prediction tasks! Checkout our preprint paper.

    8/24/2020: Excited to give a keynote talk at the DLG/MLG workshop of KDD 2020!

    5/15/2020: HAP paper accepted at KDD 2020!

    12/19/2019: IGMC paper accepted at ICLR 2020 as a spotlight presentation!

    12/14/2019: Presented our D-VAE paper at NeurIPS 2019!

    10/14/2019: Started full-time at Facebook!

    9/30/2019: Successfully defended my PhD thesis on GNN. Excited to complete PhD in 4 years!

    3/8/2019: Had a wonderful journey at Amazon's Graduate Research Symposium. Make friends with a lot of young talented!



    IGMC (Inductive Graph-based Matrix Completion)

    Code for paper "Inductive Matrix Completion Based on Graph Neural Networks"

    D-VAE (DAG Variational Autoencoder)

    Code for paper "D-VAE: A Variational Autoencoder for Directed Acyclic Graphs" on NeurIPS 2019

    SEAL (learning from Subgraphs, Embeddings, and Attributes for Link prediction)

    Code for paper "Link Prediction Based on Graph Neural Networks" on NeurIPS 2018

    DGCNN (Deep-Graph-CNN)

    Code for paper "An End-to-End Deep Learning Architecture for Graph Classification" on AAAI 2018

    Hyperlink Prediction Toolbox

    Code for paper "Beyond Link Prediction: Predicting Hyperlinks in Adjacency Space" on AAAI 2018

    WLNM (Weisfeiler-Lehman Neural Machine)

    Code for paper "Weisfeiler-Lehman Neural Machine for Link Prediction" on KDD 2017