Ph.D. (MIT), M.Phil (CUHK), B.Eng (SJTU)
Assistant Professor (by courtesy)

Research Areas
  • Artificial Intelligence
    • Deep Learning
    • Robotics
  • Rich Media
    • Computer Vision


  • MIT Tech Review’s Innovators Under 35 in Asia Pacific


Bolei Zhou is an Assistant Professor with the Information Engineering Department (IE) and an Adjunct Assistant Professor with the Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. He earned his Ph.D. in computer science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in June 2018.. His research interest lies at the intersection of machine perception and autonomy, focusing on enabling interpretable human-AI interactions. He received MIT Tech Review’s Innovators under 35 in Asia-Pacific Award, Facebook Fellowship, Microsoft Research Asia Fellowship, MIT Greater China Fellowship; His research was featured in media outlets such as TechCrunch, Quartz, and MIT News.

  • World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC) Yunfan Award, 2020
  • University's Feature Story: Into the Black Box, 2020
  • MIT Tech Review's Innovators Under 35 in Asia Pacific, 2020
  • Facebook Fellowship Award 2016-2018