Dr. Shaoting Zhang is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Before joining UNC Charlotte, he was a faculty member in the Department of Computer Science at Rutgers-New Brunswick (Research Assistant Professor, 2012-2013). He received PhD in Computer Science from Rutgers in 01/2012, M.S. from Shanghai Jiao Tong University in 2007, and B.E. from Zhejiang University in 2005. Dr. Zhang's research is on the interface of medical imaging informatics, large-scale visual understanding and machine learning. He has published over 70 articles and registered 6 patents or invention disclosures, including an approved US patent. His work related to robust and scalable (image) data analytics has earned multiple awards in top conferences and journals, including the Young Scientist Award (YSA) in MICCAI 2010, the YSA Finalist in MICCAI 2011, one of the top hottest articles in Medical Image Analysis 2012and 2013 full years, the Front Cover in Medical Physics, May 2013, and the Best Paper Travel Award (3 out of ~600) from ISBI 2014. Dr. Zhang is also a recipient of the 2014 Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award from Oak Ridge Associated Universities.
Dr. Zhang's research is on the interface of medical imaging informatics, large-scale visual understanding and machine learning.