Nick Walker

BSA Computer Science, May 2018

Skills

  • Swift
  • Python
  • Java
  • HTML, CSS, Typescript

Education

The University of Texas at Austin

B.S.A. Honors, Computer Science

Polymathic Scholar (Interdisciplinary Honors). Bridging Disciplines Program, Digital Media and Arts certificate. Classes: Reinforcement Learning, Autonomous Intelligent Robotics I & II, Operating Systems Honors, Embedded Systems, Computer Graphics.

Experience

Building Wide Intelligence research group

Undergraduate Researcher

'15-

Worked with other undergraduates and faculty mentors. Implemented novel transfer learning method for reinforcement learning agents in the Block Dude domain.

USAA

Research Engineer Intern

Summer '15, '16

Worked alone and with teams in areas of natural language and brain computer interface. Designed and developed prototypes and presented them to leaders. Co-inventor on two provisional patent applications.

Activities

  • Autonomous Intelligent Robotics research stream Peer Mentor
  • MADLabs
  • Foilist
  • Violinist