Yan Zhang's Home Page
Professor in Artificial Intelligence
School of Computer, Data and Mathematical Sciences
Western Sydney University
Locked Bag 1797
Penrith, NSW 2751
Telephone: +61 2 4736 0746 (W)
Office: Room Y.3.24, Level 3, Building Y, Penrith (Kingswood) Campus
Educations: BSc (Wuhan), MSc
Professional Affiliations: Members of ACM (Association
for Computing Machinery),
AAAI (Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence), and
ALP (Association of Logic Programming)
Research and Teaching
My research interests include Knowledge Representation and Reasoning (KR), Ontology Based Data Access and Reasoning, Blockchain Based Data Security and
From 2019, I started my new research exploration called Deep Mountain: Deep Learning for Mountain Photography Creativity. The project blends together with the AI research with my dedication to high mountain landscape photography.
I am leading the Artificial Intelligence Research Group (AIRG).
I teach unit 300404 Formal Software Engineering for the 3rd year undergraduates of Bachelor of Computer Science, and unit 301315 Knowledge Representation and
Reasoning for postgraduates of Master of Artificial Intelligence.
Yan Zhang Photography
Solo Exhibition: Chasing the Mountain Light