Zepeng Zhang

Master Student at ShanghaiTech


About Me

I'm now a master student at School of Information Science and Technology at ShanghaiTech University, Shanghai, China, supervised by Prof. Ziping Zhao.

I received my B.Eng. degree in Measuting & Control Technology and Instrumentations from the School of Electronic Information, Wuhan University (WHU), Wuhan, China in 2020. I was a visiting student at Department of Electronic Engineering, City University of HongKong (CityU).

My interests include: Machine Learning, Optimization, and Applications in Finance.


  • [Sep. 2020] Begin master study in SIST @ ShanghaiTech University.
  • [Aug. 2020] One paper has been accepted by Asilomar 2020.

Education & Experiences

  • School of Information Science and Technology, ShanghaiTech University, Shanghai, China
    Dec. 2019 - Present

  • Department of Measuting & Control Technology and Instrumentations, School of Electronic Information, Wuhan University, Wuhan, China
    Sept. 2016 - June 2020

  • Department of Electronic Engineering, College of Engineering, City Univercity of HongKong, HongKong
    July 2019 - Sept. 2019


  • A Deep Learning-Aided Approach to Portfolio Design for Financial Index Tracking
    Zepeng Zhang and Ziping Zhao, in Proc. of the 54th Annual Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers (ACSSC/Asilomar), Pacific Grove, CA, USA, Nov. 1-4, 2020.

Awards & Honors



  • Yu Gang Scholarship 2019
    Rank 1st out of the department

  • SAMSUNG Scholarship 2018
    Rank 1st out of the department

Last Updated: 4/17/2021, 12:01:23 PM