Tony Martinez is a professor of Computer Science at Brigham Young University in the Computer Science Department. He directs the Neural Network and Machine Learning Laboratory in the BYU PhD/MS program. His main research interests are in machine learning, neural networks, massively parallel algorithms and architectures, and non von Neumann computing methods. He is a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. To view his vita or publications, please visit his personal page.

Alex Lin is a 4th year PhD doctoral student from China.