Zheng Wen


Zheng Wen
Research Scientist
Google DeepMind

Adjunct Lecturer
Stanford University

Contact Information

1600 Amphitheatre Pkwy
attn zhengwen
Mountain View, CA 94043, USA

Email: zhengwen AT google DOT com (Work)
             zhengwen AT alumni DOT stanford DOT edu (Personal)

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Short Bio

Zheng Wen is currently a research scientist at Google DeepMind. His current research focuses on reinforcement learning, online learning, deep Bayesian learning, and large language models. He also works as an adjunct lecturer at Stanford University for academic years 2020-2022, 2023-2024.

Before joining DeepMind, he was a research scientist at Adobe Research and Yahoo Labs. Prior to that,he received a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University, under the supervision of Prof. Benjamin Van Roy. He also holds a Ph.D. minor in Business/Finance from Stanford Graduate School of Business. Prior to that, he received a M.S. in Electrical Engineering from Washington State University, and a B.E. in Electrical Engineering from Harbin Institute of Technology. He is a member of ACM, IEEE and INFORMS.

Current Research Interests

General Fields

  • Machine Learning, Operations Research, and Large Language Models

Specific Areas

  • Reinforcement Learning and Dynamic Optimization

  • Bandits and Online Learning

  • Deep Bayesian Learning and Large Language Models

  • Recommender Systems, Online Advertising, and Revenue Management