Jiyan Pan

    Carnegie Mellon University
    Smith Hall 210
    5000 Forbes Avenue
    Pittsburgh, PA 15213
    E-mail:  jiyanpan AT cs DOT cmu DOT edu


Advised by Prof. Takeo Kanade, I am a Robotics Ph.D. candidate in the School of Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon University. I obtained my M.S. degree in Robotics from CMU in August 2011. Prior to my study and research at CMU, I received my M.S. degree with honor in Electronic Engineering from Fudan University in July 2008. In July 2005, I graduated with a B.S. degree in Electronic Engineering, also from Fudan University.

I was born in Shanghai, the largest and modernest city in China. Before coming to the U.S., I lived in Shanghai for most of the time.

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If we knew what we were doing, it wouldn't be called research, would it?        -- Albert Einstein

Computers are incredibly fast, accurate and stupid. Human beings are incredibly slow, inaccurate and brilliant. Together they are powerful beyond imagination.         -- Albert Einstein