Zichun Zhong

Zichun Zhong

Assistant Professor, Computer Science

5057 Woodward Ave, Suite 14109.2, Detroit, Michigan, 48202

(313) 577-9530
(313) 577-6868 (fax)

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Zichun Zhong


Dr. Zichun Zhong is an Assistant Professor of Computer Science at Wayne State University (WSU) since August 2015. He was a postdoctoral fellow in Department of Radiation Oncology at UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas (UTSW) from August 2014 to August 2015. He received Ph.D. degree in Computer Science at the University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) in Summer 2014. He has published about 50 conference and journal papers in his research fields, including ACM SIGGRAPH, ACM Transactions on Graphics, IEEE Visualization, IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, CVPR, ICCV, MICCAI, etc. He serves as a program committee member for many international conferences and a reviewer for many top conferences and journals in his research field.


  • Ph.D. 2014, The University of Texas at Dallas
  • M.S. 2009, The University of Electronic Science and Technology of China
  • B.S. 2006, The University of Electronic Science and Technology of China

Research Interests

  • Computer Graphics
  • Geometric Modeling (specifically Surface and Volume Mesh Generations)
  • Medical Image Processing (specifically Deformable Image Registration, 3D / 4D Image Reconstruction)
  • Visualization
  • Computer Vision
  • Virtual Reality / Augmented Reality
  • GPU Algorithms

Awards and Honors

  • Faculty Research Excellence Award, College of Engineering, Wayne State University, 2019
  • CAREER Award, National Science Foundation (NSF), 2019
  • CRII Award, National Science Foundation (NSF), 2017
  • Certificate of Academic Excellence, The University of Texas at Dallas, 2013