A longer biography

Disclaimer: I rarely wear shirts in my daily life.

Education

  • PhD, University of Cambridge, 2017-2021
  • MPhil, University of Cambridge, 2016-2017
  • BEng, Imperial College London, 2013-2016

Experience

  • Assistant Professor (Lecturer) at Imperial College London
    • Sep 2022 – Now
  • Part-time Research Contractor at Apple AI/ML
    • Dec 2021 – June 2022
    • Mainly working with the Apple ML platform team and System Intelligence and Machine Learning (SIML) team
  • Research Fellow at St John’s College, University of Cambridge
    • Oct 2021 – Now
  • Part-time Research Contractor at Microsoft Research New England
    • Oct 2019-Feb 2020
    • Worked on Project AutoML
  • Research Intern at Microsoft Research New England
  • Research Intern at Microsoft Research Redmond
  • Research Intern at Microsoft Research Cambridge

Selected awards

  • Junior Research Fellowship at St John’s College, University of Cambridge, 2021
  • Apple Scholar in AI and ML, 2020
  • EPSRC International Doctoral Studentship joint University of Cambridge Computer Laboratory Qualcomm Premium Scholarship, 2017

Random stuff

I enjoy practicing material arts. I used to compete in amature kickboxing and now I am a 2nd degree blue belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. I train at CDBJJ under Jerry Sonenarong when I am in China, and BTT Cambridge under Leo Gamarra when I am in the UK (picture of me doing BJJ).

I like drinking coffee and use the following setup:

I ride an old Brompton folding bike with customised parts.