Before joining the Cooper group, Zikai is focusing on reinforcement learning and interpretable machine learning. He completed his bachelor's degree in statistics and finance in the University of Science and Technology of China in 2017, and obtained the Master's degree in Information Technology in the University of Melbourne under the supervision of Prof. Tim Miller in 2019. 


Zikai is now focusing on the interdisciplinary of machine learning and chemistry. He is trying to develop an AI system for the robotic chemist project to predict the chemical properties of materials and explore the search space of chemical reactions. 


Zikai loves ping pong, indie games and anime.