Floraine Berthouzoz is a fourth-year Ph.D. student at the UC Berkeley Visualization Lab. Her research is in computer graphics and computer vision. Floraine also worked and volunteered for many outreach programs including ETHZ Schnupperstudium and the summer legal fellowship program.
Undergraduate Student Organizers
Amy Tsai is from Mission Viejo, a suburb in Orange County, CA. She started off at Berkeley as an Environmental Engineering major but switched to EECS after her first semester. She was a participant in CS KickStart 2011 and is now one of the organizers in charge of housing and applications for next year. Some other fun things she is involved in include Concrete Canoe, AWE, and SWE.
Ruzena Bajcsy is a pioneering researcher in machine perception, robotics and artificial intelligence. She is a member of the National Academy of Engineering, as well as the Institute of Medicine. She is especially known for her cross-disciplinary talent and leadership in successfully bridging such diverse areas as robotics and artificial intelligence, engineering and cognitive science.
Advisory Board Members
Peggy Chi is a second year computer science Ph.D. student at UC Berkeley. She was the field trip organizer for CS KickStart in 2012.
Colleen Lewis is a Ph.D. graduate from SESAME (Graduate Group in Science and Mathematics Education) at UC Berkeley. She is currently a professor of computer science at Harvey Mudd College.
Elizabeth Lin is a second-year undergraduate intended computer science major. She participated in CS Kickstart 2011 and is currently the recruitment organizer.
David Wagner is a researcher in cryptography and computersecurity. He is currently working on software security and electronic voting. He participates in the TRUST and ACCURATE centers. In the past, he was a co-founder of the ISAACresearch group and worked on worked on wireless security, sensor network security, and cryptography.
intending to major in Computer Science. She was a participant in CS Kickstart 2011 and is currently the organizer for CS Kickstart.
Kate Rakelly is a sophomore EECS major. She was a participant of CS Kickstart 2011 and is back on the team this year as an industry contact because she enjoyed it so much.
Parul Singh is from Saratoga, a small city near San Jose, CA. She is an EECS major in the Engineering College at UC Berkeley. She was a participant in CS KickStart 2012 and is now one of the organizers in charge of industrial relations. Some things Parul is in involved in include IEEE and AWE. In her free time she enjoys playing badminton and reading!