Trung

Trung Nguyen

Engineering 2 #385 · UC Santa Cruz, CA 95064 · trung.n@ucsc.edu

Hello, I am a Ph.D. student at Department of Computer Science, UC Santa Cruz. My technical interests include computer vision, machine learning and data science


Education

University of California - Santa Cruz

Ph.D. Student, Computer Science
Sep 2018 - present

Stony Brook University

Ph.D. Student, Computer Science
GPA: 4.00/4.00

Completed two semesters before transferring to UC Santa Cruz

Aug 2017 - May 2018

Hanoi University of Science and Technology

B.S. Computer Science

GPA: 8.75/10.00 - Salutatorian

July 2017

Tokyo Institute of Technology

Exchange Student, Information and Communication Engineering

GPA: 4.00/4.00

Sep 2015 - Aug 2016

Experience

Graduate Teaching Assistant

UC Santa Cruz
Jan 2019 - present

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Stony Brook University (NY)
Aug 2017 - May 2018

Software Engineer Intern

Center of Microelectronics and Information Technology (Hanoi, Vietnam)
June - Aug 2015

Interests

I like hiking and taking nature photos, especially at national parks. I have visited a considerable number of them since I first came to the US. Photos of these trips can be found on my Instagram


Awards & Honors

  • UC Regents' Fellowship (2018)
  • Stony Brook Computer Science Chairman's Fellowship (2017)
  • Tokyo Institute of Technology Scholarship (2015 - 2016)
  • Jasso Scholarship (2015 - 2016)
  • Award for the Best Students of Hanoi University of Science and Technology presented by the Rencontres du Vietnam (2014)
  • Jasso Scholarship (2012 - 2013)
  • 3rd Place, University Mathematics Competition (2012)
  • Vietnamese Government Scholarship (2011, 2012, 2014, 2015)