I am now a first-year Ph.D. student in CS department at University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC), under the supervision of Prof. Snigdha Chaturvedi. My research interests include natural language processing and machine learning.

I received my master degree in Computer Technology from School of Computer Science and Technology at Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT), under the supervision of Prof. Yi Guan. I got my Bachelor's degree of Flight Vehicle Design and Engineering from School of Astronautics, HIT in 2016.


M.Sc., Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, China September 2016 - July 2018
  • Major: Computer Technology
  • Final year project: Chinese-text-oriented medical knowledge acquisition, representation, and reasoning.

B.E., Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, China September 2012 - June 2016
  • Major: Flight Vehicle Design and Engineering
  • Final year project: Syntactic representation and 3D pose information retrieval of space target image


[Google Scholar]

Chao Zhao, Jingchi Jiang, Yi Guan, Xitong Guo and Bin He. EMR-based medical knowledge representation and inference via Markov random fields and distributed representation learning. In Artificial Intelligence in Medicine, 87 (2018): 49-59.

Jingchi Jiang, Jing Xie, Chao Zhao, Jia Su, Yi Guan, and Qiubin Yu. Max-Margin Weight Learning for Medical Knowledge Network. In Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine, 156 (2018): 179-190.

Chao Zhao, Min Zhao, and Yi Guan. Constructing a Hierarchical User Interest Structure based on User Profiles. In 2017 IEEE 17th International Conference on Data Mining Workshops (ICDMW). pages 156–162, Nov 2017.

Zhipeng Jiang*, Chao Zhao*, Bin He, Yi Guan, and Jingchi Jiang. De-identification of medical records using conditional random fields and long short-term memory networks. In Journal of Biomedical Informatics, S75 (2017): S43-S53, co-first author

Jingchi Jiang, Xueli Li, Chao Zhao, Yi Guan, and Qiubin Yu. Learning and inference in knowledge-based probabilistic model for medical diagnosis. In Knowledge-Based Systems, 138 (2017): 58-68.

Chao Zhao, Jingchi Jiang, Zhiming Xu, and Yi Guan. A study of EMR-based medical knowledge network and its applications. In Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine 143 (2017): 13-23.

Jingchi Jiang, Jichuan Zheng, Chao Zhao, Jia Su, Yi Guan, and Qiubin Yu. Clinical-decision support based on medical literature: A complex network approach. In Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications 459 (2016): 42-54.

Jingchi Jiang, Yi Guan, Jia Su, Chao Zhao, and Jinfeng Yang. HIT-WI at TREC 2015 Clinical Decision Support Track. In TREC. 2015.

Jingchi Jiang, Yi Guan, and Chao Zhao. WI-ENRE in CLEF eHealth Evaluation Lab 2015: Clinical Named Entity Recognition Based on CRF. In CLEF (Working Notes). 2015.


Intern R&D, knowledge graph group, Baidu Inc., Beijing, China Febuary 2017 - July 2017
  • The construction and applications of commonsense knowledge graph.

Teaching experience

TA for CMPS12B: Introduction to Data Structures Fall 2018




Last Updated: Oct 10 2018