Ma Laboratory

Jianzhu Ma 

I am a tenure track Walther Assistant Professor of
Department of Computer Science and Department of Biochemistry
at Purdue University

Office: Lawson Computer Science Building, Room 3154H
305 N University St, West Lafayette, IN 47907
Phone: 765-494-7823
Email: majianzhu <at> purdue <dot> edu

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Notice: I am looking for talanted Master students, Ph.D. students and visiting scholar/researchers to work with. If you are interested and have experience in the following directions, please contact me directly by sending your CV and transcripts:

  • Graphical Neural Network, Generative Adversarial Networks, Deep Learning

  • Natural Language Processing

  • Bioinformatics and Computational Biology

For undergraduate and master studuents, please don't do the following: First contact me to do research and then tell me you need to focus on your homework and final.


I am a tenure-track Walther Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Biochemistry at Purdue University. Our main focus is to develop novel computational models
for translation of patient data to precision diagnosis and treatment for complex diseases, such as cancer. We seek to advance this goal from three aspects: 1) Interpretable & Transferable
Machine Learning Models
2) Systems Biology and Network Models 3) BioNLP & Text Mining. Please see figure below for how we can connect these dots.

research overview 

Research Highlights

  • NEW! Our new paper is accepted by the journal sensor, now you can do smartphone authentication by signing in the air: