Peilun Dai

I am a computer science PhD student in the Learning, Intelligence + Signal Processing (LISP) Group at Boston University, advised by Prof. Sang "Peter" Chin and work closely with Prof. Ed Boyden. In 2014, I received my B.Eng. degree in electrical and electronic engineering from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. From 2014 to 2015, I worked as a Research Engineer at the Institute for Infocomm Research, A*STAR, Singapore, working on computational cognitive vision. In 2018, I received my MS degree in brain and cognitive sciences from MIT, advised by Prof. Ed Boyden.

My curriculum vitae is available upon request.


By E-mail: my first name at bu dot edu.


Machine learning, theoretical neuroscience. My publications can be found on my Google Scholar profile.


Summer 2018: Kaufman Teaching Certificate Program (KTCP), Trainee

Fall 2017: 9.012 Cognitive Science, Teaching Assistant

Spring 2017: 9.40 Introduction to Neural Computation, Teaching Assistant


Summer 2018: Completed the American Heart Association HeartsaverĀ® CPR AED Program, ready to save lives.

2017-2018: Served as a department REFS (Resources for Easing Friction and Stress) representative for the Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences at MIT.

Summer 2017: Completed the Three-tier Conflict Management Training offered by ConflictManagement@MIT.

2016-2017: Served as a Resident Assistant (RA) at the MIT Warehouse Graduate Residence.

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