Weixin Chen

First-year PhD Student @ UIUC


I am a first-year PhD student in Computer Science at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, advised by Prof. Bo Li.

Before that, I obtained my M.E. degree (GPA: 4.0/4.0, Rank: 1) in Artificial Intelligence from Tsinghua University and B.S. degree (GPA: 4.0/4.0, Rank: 1) in Information and Computing Science from Sun Yat-sen University. I did research internship at SCLBD, CUHK-Shenzhen, advised by Prof. Baoyuan Wu.

My research interest lies in trustworthy AI and adversarial machine learning. My long-term goal is to make machine learning algorithms robust, generalizable and interpretable.


Aug 27, 2023 ✨ I was awarded Wing Kai Cheng Fellowship and University Block Grant Fellowship.
Feb 28, 2023 🏃‍♀ One paper got accepted by CVPR 2023.
Sep 15, 2022 🏃‍♀ One paper got accepted as Spotlight by NeurIPS 2022.