Baifan Zhou is a Postdoctoral Researcher at SIRIUS Research Centre, Department of Informatics, University of Oslo (UiO). He is in charge of the SIndAIS4 project at SIRIUS from the UiO side. Prior to UiO, Baifan has done an industrial PhD study (with magna cum laude) at Bosch Corporate Research and Karlsruhe Institute of Technology in Germany. Baifan's research interests focus on facilitating AI development for data management and analysis by combining Machine Learning (ML) and Semantic Technologies in the context of Industry 4.0, including Digital Twins, Neural-Symbolic Reasoning, etc. Baifan has been actively working on (Big) Data Analytics, Feature Engineering and Deep Learning, Quality Monitoring in Manufacturing, Semi-Automated ML with Semantic Technologies, and Knowledge Graph Construction and Applications. He has actively participated in multi-disciplinary projects in manufacturing industry, chemical industry, speech recognition, robotic control and EU projects of DataCloud, OntoCommons, and DOME 4.0.
Baifan Zhou is the Project Coordinator of SIndAIS4: Scaling Industrial AI with Semantics.