Zilong Wang
Zilong Wang
A CS PhD student at UCSD

About Me

Welcome. I am a Ph.D. student at University of California, San Diego advised by Prof. Jingbo Shang.

My research focuses on Natural Language Processing and Data Mining. I am interested in multimodality and language modeling.

Before joining UCSD, I received my B.S. in Computer Science from Peking University, where I was advised by Prof. Xiaojun Wan.


  • University of California, San Diego, 2020.9 - present
    • Ph.D. in Computer Science
    • Advisor: Prof. Jingbo Shang
  • Peking University, 2016.9 - 2020.7
    • B.S. in Computer Science
    • Advisor: Prof. Xiaojun Wan
    • Ourstanding Graduate of Beijing City and Peking University


  • Adobe Research, Research Intern at Document Intelligence Group, 2021.6 -
    • Advisor: Dr. Vlad Morariu
  • Microsoft Research Asia, Research Intern at NLC Group, 2020.9 - 2021.3
    • Advisor: Dr. Lei Cui
    • Extraction of Reading Order for Document Image Understanding
    • Pretaining of Language Model with Reading Order Dataset
  • University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Research Assistant, 2019.6 - 2019.10
    • Advisor: Prof. Kevin Chang
    • Evaluation of Semantic Capacity for Scientific Terms
  • Sensetime Company, Research Intern at OCR Group, 2019.11 - 2020.9
    • Extraction of Form Structure for General Form Understanding
    • Multitask Training of Word Grouping and Relation Extraction in Form Pages
  • Peking University, Research Assistant at One Lab with Prof. Xiaojun Wan, 2017.9 - 2020.6
    • Sentiment Analysis and Emotion Detection in Multi-Party Dialogues
    • Emotion Detection in Multimodality Scenarios


  • Jacobs School of Engineering Fellowship
  • Outstanding Graduate of Beijing City
  • Outstanding Graduate of Peking University
  • Junyuan Scholarship
  • Merit Student (top 5%)
  • Kwang-Hua Scholarship