- February 2019: Traveled to Cambodia to meet with our collaborators at WWF Cambodia and the park rangers in Srepok Wildlife Sanctuary.
- December 2018: Volunteered with Hustle N' Code, a hackathon for LA students living in public housing developments. My team, Brian's Stocks, got first place, and the four students each won a laptop.
- November 2018: Presented talk Computer Science for Conservation at the College and Career Day at Zoo Magnet High School.
- September 2018: Attended the Doctoral Consortium on Computational Sustainability at Cornell University.
[preprint] Stay Ahead of Poachers: Illegal Wildlife Poaching Prediction and Patrol Planning Under Uncertainty with Field Test Evaluations [arXiv]
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