Zhizhuo (Z) Zhou
I am a first year PhD student at Stanford University working on 3D generative AI.
I was an MSR student at Carnegie Mellon University, where I am grateful to have worked with Shubham Tulsiani. I was also fortunate to work with David Fouhey during my undergrad at the University of Michigan. I am thankful to receive funding from NSF GRFP.
Dec 2022 - [SparseFusion] Check out our latest work that unifies advances in neural rendering and image generation!
Jul 2022 - TA for AI4ALL@CMU 2022!
June 2021 - [Paper] Quantifying Bird Skeletons accepted at CV4Animals Workshop In conjunction with CVPR 2021!
Mar 2021 - Awarded NSF GRFP.
Jan 2021 - Won ProjectX ML research competition focused on climate change, advised by Sindhu Kutty.
Mar 2020 - Michigan Alexa Prize team entered semi-finals.
June 2019 - Co-founded one of ten university teams globally for Alexa Prize Challenge 3, advised by David Jurgens.
Sep 2018 - Started school at University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
I am interested in understanding and generating 3D scenes from casual videos, images, and text.
[Class Project] OpenGIT: Open-Domain Compositional Image Editing with Text
[Class Project] MasterChef: Using Instagram to Train a Text-to-Image Generator
[Paper] The Devil is in the Details: Spatial and Temporal Super-Resolution of Global Climate Models using Deep Learning (won projectx2020!)
[Hackathon Project] ZeroHero: Fruit and Vegetable Object Detection and Recipe Recommendation
[Hackathon Project] trAnSLate: American Sign Language Translator with Image Classification
[Hackathon Project] Raspberry Pi Powered Autonomous Car
Life RPG: Gamifying Goal Tracking with an Alexa skill
Fruitful: Fruit Ripeness Detection App
Unlimited Field: Website with EEG Brain Computer Interface
Lead TA, AI4ALL Carnegie Mellon University, 2022
Project Mentor, AI4ALL University of Michigan, 2021
Awards and Honors
NSF GRFP, 2021-2024
Best Paper Award, ProjectX 2020 ML for Climate Change Competition, 2020-2021
Undergraduate Scholarship, University of Michigan College of Engineering, 2018 - 2021