Yinghan Long interns with IBM

Yinghan Long secured an internship with C-BRIC industry partner, IBM, in Yorktown Heights, New York in the summer of 2019. Yinghan is a PhD student at Purdue University under the direction of Professor Kaushik Roy. Her research interests include neuromorphic computing and VLSI design.

Her work during her IBM internship focused on machine learning; she was particularly excited to learn how AI researchers and web/cloud developers worked together to deploy cutting edge IBM research projects. The hands-on experience of working on different machine learning applications and their deployment was just one of the many valuable skills Yinghan gained during her summer internship with IBM. She also enjoyed the weekly intern events she attended which included sightseeing, group barbeques, and attending movies with other interns in her office. IBM also held poster sessions which provided Yinghan with great networking experiences.