Jasmine A. Berry

Ph.D Student, Brain Theory










  Computer Science Department, Viterbi School of Engineering
  University of Southern California
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Portfolio

Researching the topic of Brain Theory with advisors Dr. Francisco Valero-Cuevas and Dr. Alice Parker in the USC Brain Project group and BioRC Biomimetic Real-Time Cortex.

Education


    Norfolk State University -- College of Science, Engineering, and Technology
  • Bachelor of Science(BS) in Computer Science-Engineering, 2012
  • Minor in Mathematics

Working Experience


Professional
  • Intel Corporation- Intel Architecture Group A (IDGa), Quality and Reliability
    Internship May-August 2012
    Folsom, California
  • Summer Undergraduate Program in Engineering Research at Berkeley-Information Technology for Sustainability (SUPERB-ITS)- University of California, Berkeley (Berkeley Wireless Research Center)
    Research Assistantship June-August 2011
    Berkeley, California
  • National Reconnaissance Office (NRO)- Norfolk State University(Information Assurance Center)
    Research Assistantship June 2010-May 2012
    Norfolk, Virginia
  • National Security Agency-Tools and Techniques Division; TS/SI/TK Clearance
    Internship May-August 2009
    Fort Meade, Maryland
Academic
  • Teaching Assistant & Discussion Instructor, Computer Science Department, USC. Fall 2015
    Course Title: CS 109 - Introduction to Computing
    Professor: Dr. Paul Rosenbloom
  • Teaching Assistant, Computer Science Department, USC. Spring 2015
    Course Title: CS 588 - Specification and Design of User Interface Software
    Professor: Dr. Massoud Ghyam
  • Teaching Assistant & Lab Instructor, Computer Science Department, USC. Fall 2014
    Course Title: CS 101L - Fundamentals of Computer Programming
    Professor: Dr. Massoud Ghyam
  • Teaching Assistant, Computer Science Department, USC. Spring 2014
    Course Title: CS 351 - Programming and Multimedia on the WWW
    Professor: Dr. Massoud Ghyam

Conferences & Workshops


  • Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing Conference
    Houston, Texas, October 2015
  • Federated Computing Research Conference (FCRC) CRA-W Early Career Mentoring Workshop
    Portland, Oregon, June 2015
  • 22nd Annual Joint Symposium on Neural Computation, University of Southern California
    Los Angeles, California, May 2015
  • NSBE National Convention
    Anaheim, California, March 2015
  • Neuromorphic Cognition Engineering Workshop, Presented by the Institute of Neuromorphic Engineering(INE)
    Telluride, Colorado, June-July 2014
  • Van Der Meulen Symposium: Neurorestoration Expanding the Landscape for the Treatment of Nervous System Diseases through Engineering and Medicine. Presented by the Keck School of Medicine of USC on Aresty Conference Center at USC
    Los Angeles, California, May 2014
  • CRA-Women, Grad Cohort Workshop
    Santa Clara, California, April 2014
  • MD&M West-Medical Conference Anaheim Convention Center
    Anaheim, CA, February 2013
  • Emerging Researcher's National (ERN)Conference in STEM
    --1st Place, Technology and Engineering Category Poster Presentation, "Energy-Efficient Microprocessor via Ethernet Connection"
    Atlanta, Georgia, February 2012
  • Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing
    --Facebook Scholarship Recipient Sponsored by Facebook
    San Jose, California, November 2011
  • NSBE National Convention
    Toronto, Canada, March 2010

Honors & Awards


  • 2012 - 2014 GEM Consortium PhD Fellowship, sponsored by Intel Corporation
  • 2011 Facebook Grace Hopper Scholarship Recipient
  • 2011 9th Annual National Spelman Computer Science Olympiad: 2nd Place in Robotics
  • 2010, 2011 Thurgood Marshall College Fund Leadership Institute Participant and Alumnus
  • 2010 8th Annual National Spelman Computer Science Olympiad: 2nd Place in Programming Event
  • 2010 Who's Who Among Students in American Universities & Colleges 2010 VADM Samuel L. Gravely Memorial Scholarship
  • 2009 - 2012 Alpha Kappa Alpha Educational Advancement Foundation, Inc. Scholarship
  • 2009 - 2011 Dozoretz National Institute for Mathematics and Applied Sciences Class Scholar Award
  • 2009, 2010 Armed Forces of Communications and Electronics (AFCEA) Hampton Roads Chapter Scholarship Recipient
  • 2009 - 2010 Dozoretz National Institute for Mathematics and Applied Sciences Four Point Award
  • 2009 - 2012 Golden Key International Honour Society
  • 2009 7th Annual National Spelman Computer Science Olympiad Grand Champion: 1st place in Robotics Event, 2nd place in Hardware Design Event, 3rd place in Google Gadget Event
  • 2009 Excellence Award for Exemplary Contributions and Service during Summer Internship at the Department of Defense
  • 2008 - 2012 DNIMAS Scholarship (Dozoretz National Institute for Mathematics and Applied Sciences)
  • 2008 - 2012 Dean's Honor Award, Norfolk State University

Contact Me

Email: jasminab [at] usc [dot] edu

Office:

3641 Watt Way
Hedco Neurosciences Building (HNB), Room B-10B
Los Angeles, California 90089-2520

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Contact Me

Email: jasminab [at] usc [dot] edu

Office:

3641 Watt Way
Hedco Neurosciences Building (HNB), Room B-10B
Los Angeles, California 90089-2520

Group

Speaker Invitations & Events


Group

Talking with parents.
Guest Speaker at Black Girls Code Robotic Workshop.
Location: Downtown LA


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Giving presentation on the Tech Space.
Guest Speaker at Black Girls Code Robotic Workshop.
Location: Downtown LA


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Discussion and Talk; Sourced from Twitter.
Panel Talk at Google HQ
Location: Venice, CA


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Discussion and Talk; SOurced from Twitter.
Panel Talk at Google HQ
Location: Venice, CA


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Discussion and Talk
Career Day at Environmental Charter High School (ECHS)
Location: Redondo Beach, CA