I’m a fourth year computer science major at the University of Chicago, specializing in Human Computer Interaction. Here, you’ll find some of what I’ve made & encountered these past few years.

Courses

Computer Vision
Emergent Interface Technologies
Mobile Computing
Intro to HCI
Virtual Reality Production
Discrete Math
Algorithms
Usable Security and Privacy
Computer Architecture
Networks and Distributed Systems
Abstract Linear Algebra

Tools

GCP (Firebase, Dialogflow, Stackdriver)
AWS (Athena, S3, EC2, Lambda, Sagemaker, CodeCommit)
Subversion, GitHub
Mac OS X, Linux/Unix shell
Oracle Virtualbox
Arduino
Jekyll
3D printing
Lasercutting (basic)

Languages

Python (pandas, boto3, numpy)
C
HTML, CSS, JS
English
Mandarin
German (beginner)

Experience

Human Computer Integration Lab
Research Assistant
January 2020 - present
Chicago, IL
Exploring EMS as a way to teach force.
Center for Data and Computing (CDAC)
Research Intern
June 2019 - August 2019
Chicago, IL
Assisted with an AWS Spot pricing project. Then implemented autoencoder neural networks to create my own Deepfakes.
University of Chicago
MADD/CSIL technical staff
May 2017 - January 2020
Chicago, IL
Performed hardware/software maintainance in support of the Computer Science department. Also staffed the Hack Arts Lab, assisted patrons with laser cutters, 3D printers, and other tech.
Toyota Insurance Management Solutions
Data Engineer Intern
June 2018 - August 2018
Los Angeles, CA
Built and automated ETL pipelines using AWS (primarily EC2, S3, Athena) and Google Analytics. Developed a chatbot proof of concept to improve customer service and data collection, using Dialogflow and Google Cloud Platform, Facebook Messenger, and Line Messenger.
Blake Software Design 2016
UX designer / Team member
February 2016 - May 2016
Minneapolis, MN
Designed an interactive quiz app for the Bakken Museum's "Mary and Her Monster" exhibit in Minneapolis. Led regular consultations with client. Drafted and revised UX wireframes.

Leadership

Outside the Lines
President
January 2017 - present
Chicago, IL
Organize figure drawing events weekly at the Logan Center for the Arts. Promote greater community engagement with visual arts and the tradition of figure drawing.
Asynchronous Anonymous
Graphic Design & Social Media
January 2018 - present
Chicago, IL
Organize student-led talks about technology and passion projects, to foster peer-to-peer learning and opportunities for collaboration in the student body. Design branding and manage events.