Professor (Pangu Research Lab)
Faculty of Information Science
and Electrical Engineering
Phone: +81-92-802-3625 (Office)
Jianjun Zhao received a B.E. degree in Computer Science from Tsinghua University (China) in 1987, and a Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from Kyushu University (Japan) in 1997. After receiving his Ph.D., he joined the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Fukuoka Institute of Technology (Japan) as an Assistant Professor, and then was promoted to be an Associate Professor in 2000. Since November 2005, he had been with the School of Software, and then the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (China) as a Professor where he led the STAP Group. From April, 2016, he joined the Department of Advanced Information Technology, Kyushu University as a Professor where he leads Pangu Research Lab. He is also a visiting scientist working with Professor Martin Rinard in the MIT Laboratory for Computer Science (USA) from April 2002 to March 2003, a guest professor of National Institute of Informatics (Japan) from April 2012 to March 2017.
My main research interest is twofold:
► Safety and explainable artificial intelligence: robust deep learning systems, interpretability of deep learning systems, safety AI, explainable AI
► Software engineering and programming language: program analysis and verification, software testing and debugging, automatic programming, programming environment.
I'm looking for self-motivated PhD students. If interested, please contact me directly!
For Chinese students: Kyushu University has an agreement with the China Scholarship Council (CSC) to enroll PhD candidates.
■ Professional Activities: I am now involved in the following conferences (PC members).