To Prospective Students:

Dr. Zihan Zhou in the College of Information Sciences and Technology at Penn State University is looking for highly motivated students to work on cutting-edge computer vision and machine learning problems. Students admitted in the Ph.D. program will be supported by full graduate scholarships. Master and undergraduate students may also be supported by scholarships depending on the individual cases.

Zhou's research interest lies in the broad area of computer vision, machine learning, signal processing, and applied data sciences. He is particularly focusing on 3D Vision, a fast-growing field with numerous applications in VR/AR, autonomous vehicles, architectural design and engineering, social media, and more. For more information, please visit here.

Students with research interests in the related areas are encouraged to apply. The successful candidates should have strong programming skills, and preferably also have a strong background in statistics, optimization, or/and mathematics. Relevant research, internship experience in school or research labs is a plus.

To apply to the graduate program in IST, please go to this link.

If you are looking for undergraduate research projects or visiting scholar opportunities, please send your CV to