Technologist and Songwriter.

Brandon is currently a Ph.D. student at CMU in the Machine Learning Department advised by Professor Ruslan Salakhutdinov. His research focuses on deep reinforcement learning with embodied agents. He was previously an undergraduate at UC Berkeley working with Professor Sergey Levine on reinforcement learning and model-based optimization. He is an avid hiker, and enjoys composing music on the piano.

Brandon's goal is to develop AI systems that are broadly helpful to society. He believes that developments in embodied machine learning will be transformative to society and improve our standard of living. He aims to produce these developments during his PhD.