We are so happy to welcome a new graduate member, Jiawei Yu, joining MCL this summer. Here is a quick interview with Jiawei:

1. Could you briefly introduce yourself and your research interests?

My name is Jiawei Yu. Currently, I am pursuing my Master’s degree of Computer Science at University of Southern California. I joined MCL as a summer intern this year, and my research interests are related to machine learning and computer vision. For my hobbies, I like playing the piano during my free time. Besides, I like skiing very much.

2. What is your impression about MCL and USC?

MCL is a well-organized lab, and each MCL member is intelligent, creative, hardworking, friendly, and helpful. Besides, I really enjoy working in MCL because there is a good academic atmosphere. I really appreciate the suggestions and guidance provided by Prof. Kuo, and they helped me learn and grow a lot. For USC, the campus is very beautiful. Moreover, USC enjoys a high reputation and has outstanding academic achievements.

3. What is your future expectation and plan in MCL?

Currently, I am working with Prof. Kuo and Qingyang on the project related to point cloud surface reconstruction. This project is interesting and valuable, and I have learned lots of useful knowledge during the process. Besides, I think that MCL is very excellent and promising, and I hope that MCL will continue to thrive and have more outstanding academic achievements in the future.