Hi, I'm Yika!

I'm a master student at UC Berkeley with a passion for Art, Technology and Human Minds.

I'm a world citizen. I was born and raised in Shenzhen (a city next to Hong Kong), and moved to the Bay Area, California when I was 18. I got my bachelor's degree in Computer Science (CS) from UC Berkeley in 2018, and I’m currently doing a 5th year master.

Research: My academic interest lies in the intersection of AI and Distributed Systems. I have been conducting research in Berkeley RISELab for over 2 years. Here is a list of projects I’ve worked on:

  • Robotics System: ERDOS

  • Low-latency Deep Learning Framework: IDK Cascade

  • Machine Learning Prediction Serving System: Clipper

Industry: I have worked at Uber, Pinterest and Intuit as software engineer.

Topics I’m passionate about: Entrepreneurship, Scalable Education, Scalable Automation, Minimalism, Taoism Philosophy, Interior Design

If you want to connect: LinkedIn