About Me

Hi, I am a graduate student in Computer Engineering at Northeastern Unversity (NEU). I am fortunate to be advised by Prof. Yun Raymond Fu and I am a member of SmileLab. My research focuses on trustworthy machine learning and its applications in computer vision.


Preprints and Working Papers

  • Adapting Stepsizes by Momentumized Gradients Improves Optimization and Generalization
    Yizhou Wang, Yue Kang, Can Qin, Yi Xu, Huan Wang, Yulun Zhang and Yun Fu

  • An Unrolled Implicit Regularization Network for Joint Image and Sensitivity Estimation in Parallel MR Imaging with Convergence Guarantees
    Yan Yang*, Yizhou Wang*, Jiazhen Wang, Jian Sun and Zongben Xu (* equal contribution)
    In submission

  • Self-Directed Online Learning for Topology Optimization
    Changyu Deng, Yizhou Wang, Can Qin and Wei Lu


  • On Computation and Generalization of Generative Adversarial Imitation Learning
    Minshuo Chen, Yizhou Wang, Tianyi Liu, Zhuoran Yang, Xingguo Li, Zhaoran Wang and Tuo Zhao
    International Conference on Learning Representations (ICLR), 2020 [arXiv, Poster, Slides, Video]
    NeurIPS 2019 Optimization Foundations for Reinforcement Learning Workshop (Spotlight)

Selected Awards

  • Dean’s Fellowship of Northeastern University, 2020
  • Outstanding graduate of XJTU, 2020
  • Zhufeng 1st Scholarship (Pilot Scheme of Top-notch Talent Cultivation in Basic Disciplines), 2019
  • Special Prize in 2018 National English Competition for College Students (Top 0.1%), 2018
  • XJTU Pengkang Scholarship (Top 1.5%), 2018
  • National Endeavor Scholarship (Top 2%), 2017

Academic Service

Conference Reviewer

  • Neural Information Processing Systems (NeurIPS), 2021

Journal Reviewer


  • I was born in Nantong, Jiangsu, China in 1999.
  • I am a huge fan of sports. I like basketball (I can dunk 2.95m basketball hoop), soccer, badminton, table tennis and Go chess (I am Amateur 2 Dan). Recently I am learning American football. My favourite basketball players are Lebron James and Luka Doncic. My favourite soccer player is Lionel Messi.
  • I like listening to music and singing songs. Recently I am into Hiphop music. My favourite rapper is 8aceMak1r (a.k.a. PG One).


Email: wyzjack990122 (at) gmail (dot) com / wang.yizhou (at) northeastern (dot) edu
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