计算机学院宣（文 任师锋 图 刘乾坤和杨璐）：2016年11月21日上午，应创新信息产业研究中心林浚玮老师邀请，澳大利亚南昆士兰大学张吉教授(Professor Ji Zhang )于教室A415为我校师生做了《Distributed Outlier Detection from Large Datasets》的学术讲座。
Ji Zhang is currently a Reader (Equivalent to Professor in the US universities) in the Department of Mathematics and Computing at the University of Southern Queensland (USQ), Australia and the leader of the research group on data engineering and big data analytics at USQ. He is an Australian Endeavour Fellow, Queensland Fellow and Izaak Walton Killam Fellow (Canada) and the recipient of the USQ Research Excellence Award in 2011. He served the Principal Advisor for Research in Division of ICT Services, USQ from 2010-2013. He was a Post-doctoral Research Fellow in CSIRO ICT Center at Hobart, Australia from 2008 to 2009. He received his degree of Ph.D. from the Faculty of Computer Science at Dalhousie University, Canada in 2008. Prof. Zhang's research interests in the area of Computer Science include knowledge discovery and data mining (KDD), Big Data analytics, bioinformatics, information privacy and security, and health informatics. He has published over 100 papers, some appearing in top-tier international journals including IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing (TDSC), Information Sciences, Knowledge-based Systems, WWW Journal, Bioinformatics, Knowledge and Information Systems (KAIS), Soft Computing, Journal of Database Management and Journal of Intelligent Information Systems (JIIS) and international conferences such as VLDB, ACM CIKM, ACM SIGKDD, IEEE ICDE, IEEE ICDM, WWW, DASFAA, DEXA and DaWak. He has also authored 6 book chapters. Prof. Zhang is holding a patent with CSIRO, Australia.