Blake Mason

Blake Mason

Blake Mason

Graduate Student, Optimization


B.S., Electrical Engineering, University of Southern California


Blake Mason grew up in the Bay Area in Northern California and is a Ph.D. student in Electrical and Computer Engineering, working with Rob Nowak and Rebecca Willett. Beyond his studies in electrical engineering, he is a published poet, choral vocalist, and coffee enthusiast.

Research Description

  • Machine Learning
  • Optimization
  • Similarity Learning
  • Perceptual Feature Detection


Wisconsin Distinguished Graduate Fellowship, 2015-2016