About Me


Zhaoxu ZHANG(张兆旭)

Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Southern University of Science and Technology

Shen Zhen, China

Email: zhangzx2016 [-AT-] mail.sustech.edu.cn

[My Curriculum Vitae]

I am currently a senior undergraduate student in the department of Computer Science and Engineering of Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech). During my undergraduate studies, I was honored and fortunate to be supervised by Prof. Yepang Liu. I also had an unforgettable visiting experience at UC, Irvine, under the supervision of Prof. Joshua Garcia.

My research interests lies in Software Engineering, Software Testing, Software Security and Machine Learning.


  • [November 30, 2019] Our paper on Python framework evolution was accepted by SANER’20.
  • [October 10, 2019] I received the honor "China National Scholarship" from Ministry of Education of the People's Republic of China.


  • University of Southern California Will start in August 2020   
    Ph.D., Computer Science, Supervised by Prof. William G.J. Halfond
  • Southern University of Science and Technology Sep, 2016 - Jun, 2020(expected)   
    B.A., Computer Science and Technology (Major)
    GPA: 3.82/4.0(top 4%)


* denotes corresponding author, # denotes equal contribution
  1. [SANER’20] How Do Python Framework APIs Evolve? An Exploratory Study
    Zhaoxu Zhang#, Hengcheng Zhu#, Ming Wen, Yida Tao, Yepang Liu*, Yingfei Xiong. In the 27th IEEE International Conference on Software Analysis, Evolution and Reengineering, London, Ontario, Canada, February 2020. [acceptance rate: 21.1%] [PDF] [talk] [slides]
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