i am sam!

I'm a PhD student at UC San Diego advised by Philip Guo. My research mission is to improve the way we teach programming and statistics by designing creative tools for instructors.

lau@ucsd.edu

github.com/samlau95

Site last updated: Feb 2020

projects

nbinteract

Create interactive data science content with a single command.

Scalable JupyterHub Deployment

Redesign of the computing architecture used in UC Berkeley's Data 8 course; now a Jupyter-endorsed standard.

news

I'm TA'ing for COGS 108 Wi20. My sections are Wed 12pm and 1pm; my office hours are Thu 11am. See you in class! – Jan 2, 2020
100% (26/26) of my students in COGS 108 Fa19 recommended me as a TA! Thanks for your support :) – Dec 20, 2019