De-Chuan Zhan entered the Dept. Computer Sci. and Tech., Nanjing University, China in 2000, and received his B. Sc. Degree there in 2004. In the same year, he was admitted to the M. Sc. Program by the Department of Computer Science and Technology of Nanjing University exempt from the entrance examination and became a graduate student. He was admitted to become a Ph.D. candidate in last September, directly. He has entered the curriculum develop project “Technology of Software Development on Smart Phone – Google Android” leading by Google in Nov. 2010 and obtain the certification granted by Google, China.
He joined the LAMDA Group in 2003, and began his research career supervised by Prof. Zhi-Hua Zhou. His research interests mainly include machine learning and data mining, especially working on distance metric learning, handling high-dimension data, i.e. feature selection and dimensionality reduction, etc. He has participated in several research projects. Up until now, He has published 7 papers in national and international journals or conferences such as TSMCB and PAKDD’06, etc. In 2006，he has been an active of the LAMDAer team which won the Grand Champion of Open Category in PAKDD’06 Data Mining Competition.
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