Field-Of-Study: Computer Science
Aude Oliva is a Principal Research Scientist at the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. After a French baccalaureate in physics and mathematics and a B.Sc. in psychology (minor in philosophy), Aude Oliva received two M.Sc. degrees—in experimental psychology, and in cognitive science—and a Ph.D. from the Institut National
Erik Demaine is a computer scientist and an artist. Since 2001, he has been a professor of computer science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Erik’s research interests range throughout algorithms, from data structures for improving web searches to the geometry of understanding how proteins fold, to the computational difficulty of playing games. He received
Susan Landau works on cybersecurity, privacy, and public policy. Over the years, Landau has advised government officials in the U.S. and Europe on security risks of various surveillance technologies, helped in the development of privacy and security policies for the Liberty federated identity management system, and helped establish Sun Microsystem’s innovative stance on digital-rights management.
Vijay Vazirani got his bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from MIT in 1979 and his Ph.D. from the University of California at Berkeley in 1983. He is currently Professor of Computing at Georgia Institute of Technology. His research career has been centered around the design of efficient algorithms. During the 1980s, he made seminal contributions
Tandy Warnow is Professor of Computer Sciences at the University of Texas at Austin, and is a member of five graduate programs: Computer Science; Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Mathematics; and Computational and Applied Mathematics. Warnow received her Ph.D. in Mathematics in 1991 at UC Berkeley under the direction of Gene Lawler,
Dawn Song is an Associate Professor in the department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at University of California, Berkeley. She obtained her B.S. in Physics from Tsinghua University in China in 1996, her M.S. in Computer Science from Carnegie Mellon University in 1999, and her Ph.D. in Computer Science from UC Berkeley in 2002.
Demetri Terzopoulos is the Chancellor’s Professor of Computer Science at the University of California, Los Angeles. He is also affiliated with the University of Toronto as an adjunct professor in the departments of Computer Science and Electrical & Computer Engineering. He is a Guggenheim Fellow, a Fellow of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), a