Ziyi Kou

Ph.D. Student, Computer Science and Egnineering, University of Notre Dame

I am a Ph.D. student of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) at University of Notre Dame. My advisor is Dr. Xiangliang Zhang. My research focuses on trustworthy deep learning, graph neural network and recommender system. I got my master's degree of Computer Science from University of Rochester and my bachelor's degree of Software Engineering from Chongqing University.


  • Aug. 2020 - Present
    University of Notre Dame
    Ph.D. Student, Computer Science and Engineering Courses: Text Mining, Algorithm and Complexity, Operating System, Computer Graphic
  • Aug. 2018 - May 2020
    University of Rochester
    M.S. Computer Science Courses: Artificial Intelligence, Adv. Topic of Computer Vision, Intro. of Statistics, Machine Learning
  • Sept. 2014 - Jun. 2018
    Chongqing University, China
    B.S. Software Engineering Courses: Java Programming, Data Mining with Python, Web Development, Database Design, Android Programming

Work Experience

  • Oct. 2022 - Feb. 2023
    Machine Learning Intern
    Instacart Graph Based Personalized List Generation
  • May. 2022 - Aug. 2022
    Machine Learning Intern
    Godaddy Inc. Multi-relational Graph Based Recommendation
  • Oct. 2019 - Apr. 2020
    Research Assistant
    University of Rochester Weakly Supervisied Image Object Localization
  • Jun. 2019 - Sept. 2019
    Deep Learning Intern
    Suzhou Institute of Artificial Intelligence, Shanghai Jiao Tong University SmartTV embedded Asian Celebrity Face Recognition

My Skills


Machine Learning

Technical App.


Main Publications