Faculty and Researchers


William Wang
Computer Science

Xifeng Yan
Computer Science

Kyle Mahowald
Linguistics

Simon Todd
Linguistics

Shiyu Chang
Computer Science

Lei Li
Computer Science

Ivan Bercovich
Visiting Scholar

Students


Alon Albalak
Ph.D. Student

Zhiyu Chen
Ph.D. Student

Sam Dunn
Undergraduate

Tsu-Jui Fu
Ph.D. Student

Andrew Gaut
Undergraduate

Sophie Groenwold
Undergraduate

Samhita Honnavalli
Undergraduate

Bairu Hou
Ph.D. Student

Gyuwan Kim
Ph.D. Student

Sharon Levy
Ph.D. Student

Jiachen Li
Ph.D. Student

Yujie Lu
Ph.D. Student

Lily Ou
Undergraduate

Siqi Ouyang
Ph.D. Student

Aesha Parekh
Undergraduate

Michael Saxon
Ph.D. Student, NSF Fellow

Tony Sun
Undergraduate

Yi-Lin Tuan
Ph.D. Student

Prince Wang
Undergraduate

Xinyi Wang
Ph.D. Student

Qiucheng Wu
Ph.D. Student

Yijun Xiao
Ph.D. Student

Guanhua Zhang
Ph.D. Student

Wanrong Zhu
Ph.D. Student, Regents Fellow

Rukmini Bapat
Undergraduate

Alex Mei
Undergraduate

Anisha Kabir
Undergraduate

John Judge
Undergraduate

Mascot


Panda
Mascot

Ph.D. Alumni


Mai E. ElSherief
Ph.D., 2019; Advisor: E. Belding. Now Assistant Teaching Professor at UC San Diego

Xin (Eric) Wang
Ph.D., 2020; Now Assistant Professor at UCSC

Wenhan Xiong
Ph.D., 2021; Now Research Scientist at Facebook AI

Wenhu Chen
Ph.D., 2021; Now Research Scientist at Google Research

Alumni


  • Alex Jones (Visiting undergraduate from Dartmouth)
  • Liangming Pan (Vising Ph.D. from NUS)
  • Hong Wang
  • Hongmin Wang (Now at Microsoft)
  • Xiyou Zhou
  • Qingfu Zhu
  • Mahnaz Koupaee (Now Ph.D. at Stony Brook)
  • Siyao Li (Now M.S at CMU)
  • Nidhi Hiremath
  • Yuxin Huang
  • Vivek Pradhan
  • Jing Qian
  • Conner Vercellino
  • Vivek Kulkarni (Postdoc, now at Stanford)
  • Pengda Qin (Visiting Ph.D. from BUPT, now at Alibaba)
  • Qingyu Yin (Visiting Ph.D. from HIT, now at Amazon)
  • Shaolei Wang (Visiting Ph.D. from HIT)
  • Pushkar Shukla (UCSB CS MS, now Ph.D. at TTIC)
  • Guancheng Ren (UCSB CS, now M.S. at Columbia)
  • Barbara Korycki (UCSB CS, now Ph.D. at UMich)
  • Ke Ni (UCSB CS, now Ph.D. at CMU)
  • Deren Lei (UCSB CS, now M.S. at USC)
  • Sai Nikhil Maram (UCSB CS)
  • Lawrence Lim (UCSB CS)
  • Brian Lim (UCSB CS)
  • Thien Hoang (UCSB CS)
  • Ashwini Patil (UCSB CS)
  • Chani Jindal (UCSB CS)
  • Abhay Chennagiri (UCSB CS)
  • Yanju Chen (UCSB CS)
  • Darren Huang (Visiting undergraduate from NTU)
  • Daniel Spokoyny (UCSB CCS, now Ph.D. at CMU)
  • Tyler Vuong (UCSB ECE, now Ph.D. at CMU)
  • Shao-Yi Zhang (UCSB CS & Stats)

Undergraduate & Highschool Interns


  • Kai Nakamura (Now at Caltech)
  • Shirlyn Tang
  • Tomohiro Nakamura (Now at UTokyo)
  • Han Cao (Now M.S. at UCSD)
  • Yongji Wu (Now Ph.D. at Duke)
  • Jiannan Xiang (Now M.S. at CMU)
  • Chen Wu (Now M.S. at CMU)
  • Tianyu Liu (Now Ph.D. at ETH)
  • Sahil Jain (The Harker School, Summer 2018)
  • Haoyang Wen (HIT, 2018 Summer, Now M.S. at UIUC)
  • Haoyu Wang (SJTU, 2018 Summer, Now M.S. at UPenn)
  • Pengfei Yu (THU, 2018 Summer, Now Ph.D at UIUC)
  • Yu Hao (THU, 2018 Summer, Now M.S. CMU)
  • Hui Liu (PKU, 2018 Summer, Now Ph.D. at Queen's)
  • Zhiqi Lin (USTC, 2018 Summer)
  • Ray Oshikawa (Univ. of Tokyo, 2018 Summer)
  • Akul Gupta (Evergreen Valley High School, San Jose, 2017 Summer, Now B.S. UCSC)
  • Xianda Zhou (Tsinghua, 2017 Summer, Now M.S. UT-Austin)
  • Yuteng Ma (Tsinghua, 2017 Summer)
  • Xuanyue Yang (BUPT, 2017 Summer, Now M.S. CMU)
  • Fengyu Deng (SJTU, 2017 Summer, Now M.S. UT-Austin)
  • Zikun Lin (Tsinghua, 2017 Summer, Now M.S. Columbia)
  • Shiyi Han (Beihang, 2017 Summer, Now M.S. Brown)
  • Liwei Cai (Tsinghua, 2017 Summer, Now M.S. CMU)
  • Zheyu Wang (Tsinghua, 2017 Summer, Now Ph.D. USC)
  • Fangjun Zhang (HKU, 2017 Summer, Now M.S. NYU)