Michael Lopez-Brau, '17
Michael Lopez-Brau was born in Boston, Massachusetts and raised in Orlando, Florida. He is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering with minors in computer science and mathematics. He has worked in research labs spanning across many disciplines: from bioengineering to signal processing and machine learning. His vision is to utilize computational and mathematical techniques to elucidate the inner-workings of cognition and consciousness. Michael is currently in two research labs. The first lab focuses on developing algorithms for adaptive compressive sensing. The second lab focuses on using deep learning for image ranking functions in image retrieval. He plans to obtain his Ph.D. in computer science and become a college professor and science communicator.
Dr. James J. Hickman
PhD in Psychology
Yale University (Ph.D.)
Electrical and Computer Engineering | Psychology
Lopez-Brau, Michael, "Michael Lopez-Brau, '17" (2017). McNair Scholars. 9.