Yuren Sun

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330 North Orchard Street
Madison WI 53715
Preferred pronouns: she/her/hers
Joined WID: 2020

Applications of Machine Learning to other fields such as Bioacoustic, Ecology, and Conservation


Yuren Sun was born and grew up in Shanghai, China, and moved to Madison in 2018. She loves cooking, playing guitar, and making song covers though never released any.


BS, Computer Sciences, Mathematics and Economics, University of Wisconsin–Madison (In Progress)

Research Description

Yuren is interested in the applications of Computer Sciences, especially data analysis and Machine Learning, to other fields, such as Bioacoustic, Ecology, and Conservation, to try to solve challenging problems. She applied the analysis of acoustic data into the research of the marine ecosystem and is working on using CNN models to classify animals in rainforests based on sounds.