Prof. ZHANG Qingfu

BSc Shanxi, MSc PhD Xidian


Visiting address
Phone: +852 34428632

Author IDs

Willing to take PhD students: yes


  • 2009 “The Winner of the Unconstrained Multiobjective Evolutionary Algorithm Competition” the Congress of Evolutionary Computation. MOEA/D-DRA.
  • 2010 “The IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation Outstanding Paper Award” IEEE . Q. Zhang and H. Li, MOEA/D: A Multi-objective Evolutionary Algorithm Based on Decomposition, IEEE Trans. on Evolutionary Computation, vol.11, no. 6, pp712-731 2007.
  • 2011 “The Best Student Paper Award” The Congress of Evolutionary Computation. C. Echegoyen, Q. Zhang, A. Mendiburu, R. Santana and J. A. Lozano, On the Limits of Effectiveness in Estimation of Distribution Algorithms.
  • 2011 “Changjiang Chair Professor” Xidian University, award by the Ministry of Education, China.
  • 2016 “Highly Cited Researcher in Computer Science” Thomson Reuters.

Services outside CityU

  • 2009 - Now, Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation.
  • 2006 - Now, Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics.

Research Interests/Areas

  • Evolutionary Computation
  • Multiobjective Optimization
  • Computational Intelligence
  • Modern Heuristics
  • Machine Learning