Machine Learning, Perception, and Cognition Lab (mlPC)








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Department of Cognitive Science
Division of Social Sciences
University of California, San Diego
9500 Gilman Drive
La Jolla, CA 92093-0515  USA

Office: SSRB 250 (map)

Phone: 858-822-0908
Fax:     858-534-1128

Email: ztu  [at] ucsd [dot] edu
          zhuowen[dot]tu [at] gmail [dot] com

Zhuowen Tu

Associate Professor
Department of Cognitive Science
Department of Computer Science and Engineering (affiliate)
University of California, San Diego

Our research is at the intersection of computer vision, machine learning, deep learning, natural language processing, and neural computation. We have been specifically focused on developing statistical learning/computing models for structured, large-scale, and multi-modality data prediction.

What's new:

To prospective PhD applicants:  If you like the research direction of the mlPC lab and are intereted in joining our group, there is no need to contact me and you may apply for the Cognitive Science PhD program directly (deadline: Dec. 1). In addition, you may simoutanously apply for the PhD program in the Computer Science and Engineering Department (
deadline: Dec. 15).