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Woody Ko (NCU, Taiwan)

Woody is a junior at NCU, Taiwan who majors in computer science. His father is an astronomer who has instilled the love of astronomy in Woody who is now interested to apply neural networks and AI to solving astronomical mysteries.


  • Internship Start Date June, 2018
  • Internship End Date   Sept, 2018
  • Project Investigation of Stripped-envelope supernovae with ZTF
  • Mentor Christoffer Fremling
  • California Institute of Technology, USA

Modern astronomers have to deal with increasing data volumes and complex data processing. Neural networks and AI can help solve some of the long-standing mysteries of the universe.

GROWTH is funded by the National Science Foundation under Grant No 1545949. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.