Wells Lucas Santo

Curriculum Vitae

Resume (PDF)

Education

Areas of Specialization: Artificial Intelligence / Machine Learning, History and Philosphy of Science
Areas of Competence: Signal Processing, Data Structures and Algorithms, Bioinstrumentation

  • Yale University Hertog Program in American Political Philosophy, New Haven, CT
    • 2011 Summer Honors Scholar

Employment

  • 2016 - Curr:  Full-Stack Engineer and Designer, Cogitai
  • 2013 - 2016: Graduate Teaching Assistant, Tandon School of Engineering, New York University
  • 2015 - 2015: Front-End UI/UX Web Developer, Percolate
  • 2014 - 2015: Front-End Web Developer, BT Trading Group
  • 2013 - 2015: Instructor and Educational Coach, Five Points Learning

Publications

  • 2013. "Flux (Φ)", Mercer Street 2013 - 2014. New York University.

Presentations

Research Experience

  • Sep 2015 - May 2016: Master's Thesis
    • Hyperheuristics for Artificial General Intelligence and a General Tree Search Algorithm
    • Advisor: Julian Togelius
  • Jun 2015 - Aug 2015: Summer Research
    • Emergence in the Fractional Quantum Hall Effect (FQHE)
    • Advisor: Jonathan Bain
  • Jun 2014 - Aug 2014: Summer Research
    • Philosophy of Maxwell's Electromagnetic Aether
    • Advisor: Jonathan Bain
  • Jun 2013 - Aug 2013: Summer Research
    • Citizen Science and Human-Computer Interaction
    • Advisor: Oded Nov

Honors and Awards

  • 2016: Margaret Goldstone Award, New York University
  • 2016: Outstanding Student Assistant Award, New York University
  • 2016: Technology, Culture, and Society Writing Award, New York University
  • 2015: Outstanding Student Assistant Award, New York University
  • 2015: Presidential Award, New York University
  • 2014: Technology, Culture, and Society Writing Award, New York University
  • 2013: Mercer Street Editor's Choice Award, New York University
  • 2012: Eagle Scout Award, Boy Scouts of America