Co-Leader of Reinforcement Learning Research Team
Deep Reinforcement Learning Lab (天津大学-深度强化学习实验室)

Associate Professor in Tianjin University
Location: Tianjin University, Weijin Road 92, Nankai Distirct, Tianjin, China
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Email: yanzheng@tju.edu.cn
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Our lab has several Ph.D. and Master positions. If you are interested in the research directions (see here), please send me your CV (yanzheng@tju.edu.cn).


Bio & Research Interest

I'm now a Research Fellow@NANYANG TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY and working in the research group of Prof. Liu Yang (刘杨). I'm also the co-learder of the Deep Reinforcement Learning Lab , founded by Prof. Jianye Hao (郝建业) in Tianjin University. My research concerns many different aspects of Artificial Intelligence, Deep Reinforcement Learning, and Multiagent System, especially the opponent modeling topic, including behavior analytics, prolicy representation and interpretation in multiagent problems.


2019.08-present Nanyang Technology University, CSL, Postdoc Research Fellow.
2015.9-2019.07 Tianjin University, College of Intelligence and Computing, Ph.D
2008.07-2015.7 Tianjin University, Colleage of Software Engineering, Bachelor and Master of Engineering.


Some selected papers are listed, visit Google Scholar for more publications.


  • (Senior) Program Committee Member of AAAI、IJCAI、NeurIPS、ECAI、AAMAS、DAI
  • Proceedings Chair of the 26th Asia-Pacific Software Engineering Conference (APSEC 2020)
  • Reviewer of Journal of Computer Science and Technology


  • CCF (AAMAS) Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Award, 2020
  • ACM SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Award in ASE 2019:" Wuji: Automatic Online Combat Game Testing Using Evolutionary Deep Reinforcement Learning", 2019
  • (Four times) National Scholarship, China, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016