Kaiyuan Zhang(Chinese: 张开元, Resume/CV) is a Computer Science thesis-based master at the University of Texas at Dallas working with Prof. Wei Yang.

His research focuses on adversarial learning on graphs, security & privacy issues in machine learning, graph embedding. He also has broad research interests around machine learning, security, game theory, graph embedding and their applications in general.

Before that, he was a research assistant in the State Key Laboratory of CAD&CG at Zhejiang University under the supervision of Prof. Wei Chen from Feb 2017 to Aug 2018. He received his B.Eng degree from Chang’an University in 2017.


  • I’m looking for Ph.D. position.
  • 08/2018, get enrolled in UTD as a CS graduate student.
  • 02/2017, I am doing research assistant at Zhejiang University.
  • 11/2016, I received National Scholarship.

Selected Awards

  • Excellent Bachelor Thesis Award, 2017
    Awarded to students with excellent graduate thesis, top ~5% students.
  • China National Scholarship, 2016
    Highest level of scholarship set by the government of China, top ~1% students.
  • Third Place Award in National College Students Cloud Computing Application Innovation Contest, 2016
    Aim to discover the best technology in cloud computing.
  • Second Place Award in China Mathematical Contest in Modeling, 2015
    Top mathematical modeling competition in China.