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Dennis Sun


Dennis Sun, Associate Professor


Phone: (805) 756-5877

Office: 25-109

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  • Ph.D. Statistics, Stanford University
  • M.S. Electrical Engineering, Stanford University
  • A.B. Music and Mathematics, Harvard University

Research Interests

  • Data science
  • Statistical software
  • Statistics education
  • Audio signal processing

Selected Courses Taught

  • DATA 301 - Introduction to Data Science
  • DATA 401 - Advanced Topics in Data Science
  • STAT 350 - Probability and Random Processes for Engineers

Professional Distinctions

  • Walter J. Gores Award for Excellence in Teaching
  • Best Student Paper Award, IEEE Int. Conf. on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP)
  • Best Student Paper Award, Interspeech

Personal Interests 

  • Trivia
  • Classical music
  • Hiking

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