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Please find my latest CV here .
Research Interests

Computer vision and machine learning


2012 - 2017:       University of California, Merced, CA, USA. Ph.D. candidate in EECS.

2008 - 2011:       University of Science and Technology of China, China. MA.Sc in EST.

2004 - 2008:       North China Electric Power University, China. B.Eng in Control Science.

Research Experience

11/2017 - now:         Learning and Perception Research (LPR), Nvidia, Research Scientist.

03/2017 - 07/2017:  Learning and Perception Research (LPR), Nvidia, Research Intern.

06/2016 - 03/2017:  NEC lab, Research student collaborator.

07/2015 - 12/2015:  Multimedia Laboratory, The Chinese University of Hong Kong. Research Assistant.

05/2013 - 08/2013:  Baidu Research Beijing, Research Intern.

04/2014 - 08/2014:  Baidu Research Beijing, Research Intern.

08/2012 - 09/2017:  UC Merced. Research/Teaching Assistant.


Mathematics and Science Competition

Honorable Mention, American Mathematical Contest Modeling (MCM), 2007 and 2008
Third Prize, National College Electrical and Mathematical Modeling, 2005 and 2007
Second Prize, National English Contest, 2006
Third Prize, Undergraduate Electronic Design Contest, Beijing, 2006
Third Prize, "Challenge Cup" Science and Technology Competition, Beijing, 2007

Honor Awards 

NVIDIA Pioneering Research Award, 2017

CVPR Doctoral Consortium Travel Award, 2016

UC Merced Graduate Student Award Authorization (GSAA), 2016

UC Merced EECS Bobcat Award for Summer, 2015-2017

Baidu Fellowship, 2013 (8/198)
Outstanding graduates of Beijing, 2008 (Top 1% of undergraduate students in Beijing)
Excellent Students Awards of Beijing, 2005-2006
3 years of Top-1 student, first-class scholarship, North China electric power university, 2004-2007

  • CSE 20 - Introduction to Computing (Java)

  • ENGR190 - Capstone


       University of California, Merced

       Email: mhyang at ucmerced dot edu

  • ​Proficiency with Python, Matlab, and C/C++

  • Experienced in​ Java and cuda

  • DanceSport: Top 24 college group, CBDF 2011; Latin dance level-A coach

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