Awards and Certificates

Here are a selection of awards and certificates that I’ve received from work, school, and participating in programming and engineering competitions.

School: Udacity
My AI nanodegree covered probabilistic AI, game-playing agents, search algorithms, neural networks, deep learning, and a specialization in NLP. The syllabus for this nanodegree can be found here.
School: MongoDB University
M101J covered topics such as no-SQL databases, MongoDB's document model and basic schema design, MongoDB CRUD operations, and how to read and write to a MongoDB database using Java.
School: Stanford Online | Lagunita
I learned about regression, LDA, cross-validation, model selection, regularization, bootstrapping, nonlinear models, splines, GAM, random forests, boosting, SVM, clustering, and PCA.
Awarded: October, 2017
A full-day engineering competition to design a software system to design a software system to help Canadian farmers increase crop yields.
Awarded: October, 2016
A full-day enigneering competition to design a software system to help increase the safety of sailors in dangerous weather conditions.
Awarded: October, 2016
A two-hour programming competition to determine the 3 teams to represent McMaster at the ACM-ICPC East Central NA Regional Contest.
Awarded: October, 2015
A 4-week engineering challenge where teams of 3 students build a fully autonomous robot to navigate a maze. Awarded for an exemplary submitted report for the robot's control system.
Awarded: October, 2015
A 4-week engineering challenge where teams of 3 students build a fully autonomous robot to navigate a maze. Awarded for designing an innovative control system for the robot.
Awarded: April, 2017
A nomination-based award from computing and software students for a teaching assistant who is dedicated to consistently providing high-quality educational content.