De-Chuan Zhan entered the Dept. Computer Sci. and Tech., Nanjing University, China in 2000. He joined the LAMDA Group in 2003, and began his research career supervised by Prof. Zhi-Hua Zhou and received his Ph.D. Degree there in 2010. In 2012, he became an Associate Professor in Department of Computer Science and Technology of Nanjing University.
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. Up until now, He has published 13 papers in national and international journals or conferences such as TKDD, TIFS, TSMSB, IJCAI, ICML, AAAI, 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.
National Laboratory for Novel Software Technology,
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