Chao (Cico) Zhang is doing his Ph.D. research in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. His research interests include, but are not limited to, philosophy of mind, human-centered artificial intelligence and its application, spirituality and its impact on science. He loves meditation and philosophy, cherishes intelligence humbleness, cares about human values and well-being, and disapproves of materialism. His main philosophical viewpoint is to fully embrace and appreciate the diversity of minds. He has described himself as a mindful, open-minded, self-motivated, compassionate, reflective, philosophical and communicative person. His long-term goal is to be a big thinker and creative problem-solver for the world, rather than a narrowly focused boffin to itself.
MSc in Bioinformatics, 2016
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Postgraduate in Cryptographic Protocol, 2011
Chinese Academy of Sciences
BSc in Mathematics, 2009
A crucible of ideas and interests
Nothing to be proud of
Only represents me at the time.
As an assistant teacher (It does not represent my philosophical values of education)
I was an assistant teacher for the following courses at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam: