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Geoffrey Hinton

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Daniel Roy

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Alán Aspuru-Guzik

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Jimmy Ba

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Michael Brudno

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Shai Ben-David

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Wenhu Chen

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Jeff Clune

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David Duvenaud

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Murat A. Erdogdu

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Sanja Fidler

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David Fleet

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Brendan Frey

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Marzyeh Ghassemi

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Anna Goldenberg

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Roger Grosse

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Gillian K. Hadfield

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Xi He

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Gautam Kamath

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Rahul G. Krishnan

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Xiaoxiao Li

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Renjie Liao

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Chris Maddison

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Sheila McIlraith

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Yalda Mohsenzadeh

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Parvin Mousavi

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Sageev Oore

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Nicolas Papernot

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Gennady Pekhimenko

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Toniann Pitassi

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Geoff Pleiss

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Pascal Poupart

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Colin Raffel

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Frank Rudzicz

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Sivan Sabato

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Angela Schoellig

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Vered Shwartz

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Leonid Sigal

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Graham Taylor

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Raquel Urtasun

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Anatole von Lilienfeld

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Bo Wang

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Yaoliang Yu

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Richard Zemel

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Ajay Agrawal

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Benjamin Alarie

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Ashton Anderson

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Hassan Ashtiani

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Shahab Asoodeh

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Ayesha Ali

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Vianey Leos Barajas

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Timothy Barfoot

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Suzanna Becker

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Vaughn Betz

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Mamatha Bhat

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Yuri Boykov

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Marcus Brubaker

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Neil Bruce

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Kieran Campbell

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Timothy Chan

Timothy Chan

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Fanny Chevalier

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John F. Connolly

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Radu Craiu

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Elliot Creager

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William Cunningham

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Mark Daley

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Konstantinos Derpanis

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Sven Dickinson

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Elham Dolatabadi

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Thomas Doyle

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James Elder

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Melike Erol-Kantarci

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Benjamin Fine

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Federico Gaiti

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Animesh Garg

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Saeed Ghadimi

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Ali Ghodsi

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Igor Gilitschenski

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Avi Goldfarb

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Melissa Greeff

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Katarina Grolinger

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Jessica Gronsbell

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Maura Grossman

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Yuhong Guo

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Benjamin Haibe-Kains

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Jason Hattrick-Simpers

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Sean Lewis Hill

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Jesse Hoey

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Michael Hoffman

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Ting Hu

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Ihab Ilyas

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Alec Jacobson

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Tracy Jenkin

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Hui Jiang

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Alistair Johnson

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Amir-Hossein Karimi

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Jonathan Kelly

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April Khademi

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Elias B. Khalil

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Farzad Khalvati

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Ashish Khisti

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Anastasis Kratsios

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Kyros Kutulakos

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Kate Larson

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Jimmy Lin

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David Lindell

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Muhammad Mamdani

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Chris McIntosh

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Paul David McNicholas

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Kuldeep Meel

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Roger Melko

Roger G. Melko

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Alex Mihailidis

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Jason Millar

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Seyed Mohamad Moosavi

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Quaid Morris

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Andreas Moshovos

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Wenlong Mou

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Christian Muise

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Jeffrey Negrea

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Anthony Niblett

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Aleksandar Nikolov

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Anna Panchenko

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Vardan Papyan

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Fahad Razak

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David Richard Rokeby

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Laura Rosella

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Jeffrey S. Rosenthal

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Sushant Sachdeva

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Reza Samavi

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Scott Sanner

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Gregory Schwartz

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Luis Seco

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Laleh Seyyed-Kalantari

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Nisarg Shah

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Bhavin Shastri

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Florian Shkurti

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Xujie Si

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Jared Simpson

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Amber Simpson

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Devin Singh

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Karan Singh

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Stephen L Smith

Stephen L. Smith

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Ranil Sonnadara

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Lincoln Stein

Lincoln Stein

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Suzanne Stevenson

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Lisa Strug

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Yu Sun

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Babak Taati

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Isaac Tamblyn

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Ruth Urner

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Rick Valenzano

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Olga Veksler

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Amol Verma

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Nandita Vijaykumar

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Boyu Wang

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Linbo Wang

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Steven Waslander

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Joseph Jay Williams

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Yang Xu headshot

Yang Xu

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Yimin Yang headshot

Yimin Yang

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Grace Yi

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Albert Yoon

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Fattane Zarrinkalam

Fattane Zarrinkalam

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Hongyang Zhang

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Xiaodan Zhu

Xiaodan Zhu

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Joel Zylberberg

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Vector Postdoctoral Fellows

Elham Bagheri

Postdoctoral Fellow

Rob Brekelmans Headshot

Rob Brekelmans

Postdoctoral Fellow

Leonardo Cotta

Leonardo Cotta

Postdoctoral Fellow

Felix Dangel headshot

Felix Dangel

Postdoctoral Fellow

Pascale Gourdeau headshot

Pascale Gourdeau

Postdoctoral Fellow

Augustinus Kristiadi headshot

Agustinus Kristiadi

Postdoctoral Fellow

Wu Lin headshot

Wu Lin

Postdoctoral Fellow

Scott Lowe Headshot

Scott Lowe

Postdoctoral Fellow

Kirill Neklyudov Headshot

Kirill Neklyudov

Postdoctoral Fellow

David Pellow Headshot

David Pellow

Postdoctoral Fellow

Changjian Shui Headshot

Changjian Shui

Postdoctoral Fellow

Sriram Ganapathi Subramanian Headshot

Sriram Ganapathi Subramanian

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Sana Tonekaboni Headshot

Sana Tonekaboni

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Last updated February 2024

Graduate Students and Student Interns*

Romina Abachi

University of Toronto , Electrical and Computer Engineering

Mohamed Abdalla

University of Toronto , Computer Science

David Acuna

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Alex Adam

University of Toronto, Computer Science

Sushant Agarwal

University of Waterloo , Computer Science

Bicky Marquez Alfonzo

Queen’s University

Alaa Ali

University of Guelph , Engineering systems and Computing

Stephane Aroca-Ouellette

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Gurnit Atwal

University of Toronto , Molecular Genetics

Aaron Babier

University of Toronto

Adam Balint

University of Guelph , Engineering Systems and Computing

Jarry Barber

University of Toronto , Molecular Genetics

Andrei Barsan

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Ian Berlot-Attwell

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Jesse Bettencourt

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Blair Bilodeau

University of Toronto , Statistical Sciences

Marc-Etienne Brunet

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Sergio Casas Romero

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Will Casazza

University of British Columbia , Bioinformatics

Harris Chan

University of Toronto , Philosophy (Computer Science)

Kingsley Chang

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Tian Qi Chen

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Wenzheng Chen

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Elliot Creager

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Terrance DeVries

University of Guelph , Engineering Systems and Computing

Michael Dimmick

University of Toronto, Engineering Systems and Computing

Brendan Duke

University of Guelph , Engineering Systems and Computing

Shamak Dutta

University of Waterloo , Systems Design Engineering

Lauren Erdman

University of Toronto, Computer Science (Computational Biology/Health)

Fartash Faghri

University of Toronto, Computer Science

Duncan Forster

University of Toronto , Molecular Genetics

Arvid Frydenlund

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Angus Galloway

University of Guelph , Engineering Systems & Computing

Alice Gao

University of Toronto , Electrical and Computer Engineering

Jun Gao

University of Toronto, Computer Science

Theophile Gaudin

University of Toronto, Computer Science

Amur Ghose

University of Waterloo , Computer Science

John Giorgi

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Will Grathwohl

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Kevin Ha

University of Toronto , Molecular Genetics

Danijar Hafner

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Vinyas Harish

University of Toronto

Florian Häse

University of Toronto , Chemical Physics

Daniel Hidru

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Rayat Hossain

University of British Columbia , Computer Science

Safwan Hossain

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Rasa Hosseinzadeh

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Bârsan Ioan Andrei

University of Toronto

Sina Jafarzadeh

University of British Columbia , Bioinformatics

Serena Jeblee

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Andrew Jung

University of Toronto , Electrical and Computer Engineering

Amanjit Kainth

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Amlan Kar

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Maeve Kennedy

University of Guelph , School of Engineering

Siddhesh Khandelwal

University of British Columbia , Computer Science

Amir Hosein Khas Ahmadi

University of Toronto , Electrical and Computer Engineering

Seung Wook Kim

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Boris Knyazev

University of Guelph , Engineering

Demetres Kostas

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Matthew Kowal

York University, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Katya Kudashkina

University of Guelph , Engineering

Devinder Kumar

University of Waterloo , Systems Design Engineering

Shrinu Kushagra

University of Waterloo , Computer Science

Eric Langlois

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Kaitlin Laverty

University of Toronto , Molecular Genetics

Tosca Lechner

University of Waterloo, Computer Science

Bai Li

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Mufan Li

University of Toronto , Statistical Sciences

Ruofan Liang

University of Toronto

Renjie Liao

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Daniyal Liaqat

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Huan Ling

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Mike Lisicki

University of Guelph , Engineering

Jenny Liu

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Jonathan Lorraine

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Amy Lu

University of Toronto , Computer Science

James Robert Lucas

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Avery Ma

University of Toronto , Computer Science

David Madras

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Yasaman Mahdaviyeh

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Farzaneh Mahdisoltani

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Siva Manivasagam

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Sasha Maslova

University of British Columbia , Bioinformatics

Carson McLean

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Ehsan Mehralian

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Evi Micha

University of Toronto

Parsa Mirdehghan

University of Toronto

Suhail Mohammed

University of British Columbia, Computer Science

Davi Nascimento Frossard

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Jeffrey Negrea

University of Toronto , Statistical Sciences

Elliot Nelson

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Bret Nestor

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Sayyed Nezhadi

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Kate Nie

University of Toronto , Molecular Genetics

Jingcheng Niu

University of Toronto

German Novakovskiy

University of British Columbia , Bioinformatics

Silviu Pitis

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Ali Punjani

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Jingping Qiao

University of Toronto , Molecular Genetics

Tanzila Rahman

University of British Columbia , Computer Science

Ladislav Rampasek

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Mengye Ren

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Sean Robertson

University of Toronto

Francois Roewer-Despres

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Mike Rudd

University of Waterloo , Statistics

Nil Sahin

University of Toronto , Molecular Genetics

Pritam Sarkar

Queen’s University

Alexander Sasse

University of Toronto , Molecular Genetics

William Saunders

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Sean Segal

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Kira Selby

University of Waterloo , Computer Science

Alina Selega

Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute

Kamyar Seyed Ghasemipour

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Ariel Shann

University of British Columbia , Computer Science

Ekansh Sharma

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Fizza Sheikh

University of Toronto , Electrical and Computer Engineering

Frank Shen

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Kevin Shen

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Maria Shugrina

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Kimberly Skead

University of Toronto , Molecular Genetics

Jake Snell

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Shengyang Sun

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Simon Suo

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Yanbo Tang

University of Toronto , Statistical Sciences

Marina Tawfik

University of Toronto , Computer Science

Eu Wern Teh

University of Guelph , Engineering

Vithursan Thangarasa

University of Guelph , Applied Science in Engineering Systems and Computing

Sana Tonekaboni

University of Toronto, Computer Science

Andrew Toulis

University of Toronto, Computer Science

Eleni Triantafillou

University of Toronto, Computer Science

Pashootan Vaezipoor

University of Toronto

Ankit Vadehra

University of Waterloo, Computer Science

Paul Vicol

University of Toronto, Computer Science

Niklas von Krosigk

University of Toronto , Molecular Genetics

Chaoqi Wang

University of Toronto, Computer Science

Jixuan Wang

University of Toronto, Computer Science

Kuan-Chieh Wang

University of Toronto, Computer Science

Shenlong Wang

University of Toronto, Computer Science

Shirly Wang

University of Toronto, Computer Science

Tingwu Wang

University of Toronto, Computer Science

Yeming Wen

University of Toronto, Computer Science

Elijah Willie

University of British Columbia , Bioinformatics

Jeff Wintersinger

University of Toronto, Computer Science

Kelvin Wong

University of Toronto, Computer Science

Denny Wu

University of Toronto, Computer Science

Yuhuai Wu

University of Toronto, Computer Science

Zeng Xiaohui

University of Toronto, Computer Science

Yuwen Xiong

University of Toronto, Computer Science

Bicheng Xu

University of British Columbia , Computer Science

Bin Yang

University of Toronto, Computer Science

Angeline Yasodhara

University of Toronto, Computer Science

Arnold Yeung

University of Toronto, Computer Science

Weidong Yin

University of British Columbia , Computer Science

Adamo Young

University of Toronto, Computer Science

Guodong Zhang

University of Toronto, Computer Science

Guojun Zhang

University of Waterloo , Computer Science

Michael Zhang

University of Toronto, Computer Science

*We are currently working on updating this list, updates will be completed in 2024. This section will be expanded to include the researchers of Vector Faculty Affiliates