Hao Zhou Research Associate Professor at Institute for AI Industry Research (AIR), Tsinghua University. His research interest is developing machine learning models to better understand/generate discrete symbols including text, small molecules and proteins. Previously, he was a Research Scientist/Manager at ByteDance AI Lab. He has published over 60 papers in top conferences such as ACL, EMNLP, ICML, NeurIPS and ICLR. He was the recipient of Chinese Association of Artificial Intelligence 2019 Doctoral Dissertation Award, ACL 2021 Best Paper Award and CCF NLPCC Distinguished Young Scientist.
2012 - 2017 Nanjing University PhD
2008 - 2012 Nanjing Normal University Bachelor
2022 till now Institute of AI Industrial Research, Tsinghua University. Research Associate Professor
2017 - 2022 ByteDance AI Lab. Research Scientist/Manager
1. switch-GLAT: Multilingual Parallel Machine Translation via Code-switch Decoder
Zhenqiao Song,Hao Zhou, Lihua Qian, Jingjing Xu, Shanbo Cheng, Mingxuan Wang, and Lei Li
In International Conference on Learning Representations (ICLR), April, 2022.
2. Duplex Sequence-to-Sequence Learning for Reversible Machine Translation
Zaixiang Zheng,Hao Zhou, Shujian Huang, Jiajun Chen, Jingjing Xu, and Lei Li
In the 35th Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems (NeurIPS), December, 2021.
3. Glancing Transformer for Non-Autoregressive Neural Machine Translation
Lihua Qian,Hao Zhou, Yu Bao, Mingxuan Wang, Lin Qiu, Weinan Zhang, Yong Yu, and Lei Li
In the 59th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), July, 2021.
4. Vocabularization via Optimal Transport for Neural Machine Translation
Jingjing Xu,Hao Zhou, Chun Gan, Zaixiang Zheng, and Lei Li
Inthe 59th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL) - Best Paper Award, July, 2021.
5. MARS: Markov Molecular Sampling for Multi-objective Drug Discovery
Yutong Xie, Chence Shi,Hao Zhou, Yuwei Yang, Weinan Zhang, Yong Yu, and Lei Li
InInternational Conference on Learning Representations (ICLR) - Spotlight, March, 2021.
6. On the Sentence Embeddings from Pre-trained Language Models
Bohan Li,Hao Zhou, Junxian He, Mingxuan Wang, Yiming Yang, and Lei Li
Inthe Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP), November, 2020.
7. Dispersing Exponential Family Mixture VAEs for Interpretable Text Generation
Wenxian Shi,Hao Zhou, Ning Miao, and Lei Li
InProceedings of the 37th International Conference on Machine learning (ICML), July, 2020
8. Mirror Generative Models for Neural Machine Translation
Zaixiang Zheng,Hao Zhou, Shujian Huang, Lei Li, Xinyu Dai, and Jiajun Chen
InInternational Conference on Learning Representations (ICLR) - Oral, April, 2020.
9. CGMH: Constrained sentence generation by metropolis-hastings sampling
Ning Miao,Hao Zhou, Lili Mou, Rui Yan, and Lei Li
InProceedings of the AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), 2019.
10. A Neural Probabilistic Structured-Prediction Model for Transition-Based Dependency Parsing
Hao Zhou, Yue Zhang, Shujian Huang, and Jiajun Chen
InProceedings of the 53th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), 2015.
Major Honors and Awards