Hey there! I'm a CS PhD student at UC Berkeley, where I am advised by Pieter Abbeel. My research lies at the intersection of robotics and machine learning.
Kevin Zakka is a second year PhD student in Computer Science at UC Berkeley, where he is advised by Pieter Abbeel. He received his MS in Computer Science with a distinction in research from Stanford University in 2021 and his BEng in Electrical Engineering from the American University of Beirut in 2018. His research lies at the intersection of robotics and machine learning. Kevin has been finalist for best paper awards at CoRL 2021 and ICRA 2020. He is also the recipient of the Stanford Centennial Teaching Assistant Award.
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2023RoboPianist is released
2022MuJoCo Menagerie is open-sourced
2021Conference on Robot Learning (CoRL) Best Paper Award Finalist award
2020IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA) Best Paper in Automation Award Finalist
Kevin Zakka, Andy Zeng, Johnny Lee, Shuran Song
IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA) 2020
★ Best Paper in Automation Award Finalist, ICRA ★
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2021Head TA for CS231n: Convolutional Neural Networks for Visual Recognition