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Note: Some office hours may change week-to-week. Consult the calendar for the most up-to-date office hours for each GSI.

Instructors

Josh Hug

Josh Hug

hug@cs.berkeley.edu

Office Hour(s): F 2-3PM, 4-5PM (Soda 779)

Deborah Nolan

Deborah Nolan

deborah_nolan@berkeley.edu

Office Hour(s): T 1-2PM, F 9-10AM (Evans 395)

Teaching Assistants

Kunal Agarwal

Kunal Agarwal

kagarwal2@berkeley.edu

Disc(s): W 2-3PM, Dwinelle 283

Lab(s): M 9-10AM, Cory 105

Office Hour(s): Th 4-5PM

Hi, I’m Kunal! I’m a CS & Applied Math double major from the Bay Area. I destress by playing FIFA or Animal Crossing, and then stress myself out again watching the NBA (Go Warriors).

Phillipe (Phil) Boileau

Phillipe (Phil) Boileau

philippe_boileau@berkeley.edu

Disc(s): W 9-10AM, Evans 334; W 10-11AM, Evans 334

Lab(s): M 9-10AM, Evans B6; M 10-11AM, Evans B6

Office Hour(s): W 11AM-1PM

I’m a second year master’s student in the Division of Biostatistics. Before arriving at Cal, I completed a BSc in Honours Statistics at Concordia University in Montreal, Quebec.

Ryan Cheng

Ryan Cheng

chengruizhe@berkeley.edu

Office Hour(s): M 12-1PM, W 1-2PM

Hi, I’m a senior EECS major from Shanghai, China. I love hiking, basketball, and hiphop. DS 100 has been my favorite class in Berkeley, and I hope you get a lot out of it!

Aman Dhar

Aman Dhar

amandhar@berkeley.edu

Disc(s): W 4-5PM, Dwinelle 83

Lab(s): M 1-2PM, Cory 105

Office Hour(s): T 11AM-12PM

Hello! I’m a 5th year masters student from the Bay Area (Los Altos). I like listening to all sorts of music, so hmu with any recommendations you have. Raiders, Dubs, and Go Bears!

Manana Hakobyan

Manana Hakobyan

manana.hakobyan@berkeley.edu

Disc(s): W 12-1PM, Dwinelle 234; W 1-2PM, VLSB 2032

Lab(s): M 4-5PM, Cory 105; M 5-6PM, Cory 105

Office Hour(s): T 8:30-9:30AM, W 5-6PM

Hi, come to my DISC/OH/LAB, I will tell my bio there.

Tony Hsu

Tony Hsu

lhtonywei@berkeley.edu

Disc(s): W 11AM-12PM, Evans 334

Lab(s): M 11AM-12PM, Cory 105

Office Hour(s): W 3-4PM

Hi friend! I’m Tony, and I’m a senior studying Computer Science from a lovely SoCal town known as Irvine. I’m so happy to be teaching my favorite class at Cal. Outside of class, I enjoy playing ball and listening to rap. Feel free to shoot me an email if you have any questions or just want to talk!

William Huang

William Huang

wwhuang@berkeley.edu

Disc(s): W 2-3PM, Evans 344 (Grad); W 3-4PM, Evans 344 (Grad)

Lab(s): M 2-3PM, Evans 458; M 3-4PM, Evans 458

Office Hour(s): T 3-4PM, Th 8:30-9:30AM

Hi, I’m a PhD student specializing in embedded systems. A long time ago I studied foreign and economic policy at Georgetown. Come talk to me about computer science, policy, sports, food … maybe even class!

Michelle Hwang

Michelle Hwang

mhwangc@berkeley.edu

Disc(s): W 4-5PM, Dwinelle 250; W 5-6PM, Dwinelle 228

Lab(s): M 10-11AM, Cory 105; M 12-1PM, Cory 105

Office Hour(s): W 10-11AM, Th 5-6PM

I love Berkeley Bowl.

Sona Jeswani

Sona Jeswani

sona.jeswani@berkeley.edu

Disc(s): W 1-2PM, Dwinelle 105; W 2-3PM, Dwinelle 105

Lab(s): M 12-1PM, Evans B6; W 1-2PM, Evans B6

Office Hour(s): F 8-10AM

Hi, I’m Sona! I recently graduated and I’m currently a 5th year masters student doing research in the RISE lab. I took DS100 the first time it was offered and I have TA’ed it ever since! I enjoy photography, traveling, eating, and meeting new people. I look forward to a great semester! :)

Raguvir Kunani

Raguvir Kunani

rkunani@berkeley.edu

Disc(s): W 11AM-12PM, Evans 332

Lab(s): M 11AM-12PM, Evans B6

Office Hour(s): T 2-3PM

Third-year EECS major from Bakersfield, CA. Won 3rd place in 8th grade geography bee and is a member of the nation’s largest 4G LTE network.

Kana Mishra

Kana Mishra

kana@berkeley.edu

Disc(s): W 5-6PM, Evans 330

Lab(s): M 5-6PM, Evans B6

Office Hour(s): M 3-4PM

Hello, hello! I’m Kana and aside from Dad jokes/puns, I love cupcakes from Cupcakin Bake Shop, playing soccer, and boba (mostly from Boba Guys).

Suraj Rampure

Suraj Rampure

suraj.rampure@berkeley.edu

Disc(s): W 3-4PM, Etcheverry 3107

Lab(s): M 3-4PM, Evans B6

Office Hour(s): T 2-3PM, Th 12-1PM

I’m a senior EECS major from Windsor, Ontario, Canada. This is my third time TAing for Data 100, and LeBron (the GOAT) has three rings – coincidence? Click here for a surprise.

Aaron Scherf

Aaron Scherf

aaron_scherf@berkeley.edu

Disc(s): W 9-10AM, Evans 340; W 10-11AM, Evans 340

Lab(s): M 9-10AM, Evans 458; M 10-11AM, Evans 458

Office Hour(s): T 12-2PM

Aaron Scherf believes in the power of accessible information to improve decisions among policymakers, investors, and activists. An accidental data scientist by way of economics, Aaron is studying for a Master of Development Practice at Cal and plans to join USAID as a Foreign Service Officer after graduation.

Mansi Shah

Mansi Shah

emansishah@berkeley.edu

Disc(s): W 12-1PM, Evans 332; W 1-2PM, Evans 344 (Grad)

Lab(s): M 12-1PM, Evans 458; M 1-2PM, Evans 458

Office Hour(s): W 2-3PM, Th 1-2PM

Hi there! My name is Mansi, I’m from the Bay Area (Fremont), and I’m an EECS MS student in the 5th-Year MS Program. In my free time, I love playing board games and eating desserts (oops). I’m excited for an awesome semester of DS100, and I hope you are too!

Paul Shao

Paul Shao

paulshaoyuqiao1@berkeley.edu

Disc(s): W 4-5PM, Dwinelle 105

Lab(s): M 2-3PM, Evans B6

Office Hour(s): T 12-1PM

Hi, my name is Paul, and I am currently a junior studying EECS. Some of my personal hobbies include classical music, hiking, and traveling. I look forward to meeting all of you and a great semester ahead of us!

Allen Shen

Allen Shen

allenshen5@berkeley.edu

Disc(s): W 9-10AM, Evans 332; W 10-11AM, Evans 332

Lab(s): M 2-3PM, Cory 105; M 3-4PM, Cory 105

Office Hour(s): F 2-4PM

Hi, I’m Allen, a fourth year Computer Science/Data Science major from the Bay Area. In my free time, I enjoy travelling, collecting (but rarely playing) video games, and listening to music (VGM especially).

Ishaan Srivastava

Ishaan Srivastava

ishaan.srivastava@berkeley.edu

Disc(s): W 3-4PM, Dwinelle 228

Lab(s): M 4-5PM, Evans 458

Office Hour(s): T 4-5PM

Hey everyone, I’m a third year from Bombay majoring in data science, and this will be my second semester as TA. My interests include food, hiking, and comedy, so feel free to hit me up with your recommendations for restaurants, hiking trails, and standup specials. Data 100 helped me realise my passions for data science, and I hope it does for you too!

Kobe (Yimeng) Wang

Kobe (Yimeng) Wang

wangyimeng98@berkeley.edu

Disc(s): W 11AM-12PM, Evans 344

Lab(s): M 11AM-12PM, Evans 458

Office Hour(s): T 5-6PM

Hi, I’m a Junior studying Data Science, Mathematics and Computer Science. Random data100 related quote: “Go in the direction of the steepest descent.”

Sera Yang

Sera Yang

sera4415@berkeley.edu

Disc(s): W 12-1PM, Evans 70

Lab(s): M 4-5PM, Evans B6

Office Hour(s): W 4-5PM

Sup y’all!

Daniel Zhu

Daniel Zhu

daniel.zhu@berkeley.edu

Disc(s): W 5-6PM, Dwinelle 229; W 6-7PM, Dwinelle 246

Lab(s): M 5-6PM, Evans 458; M 6-7PM, Evans 458

Office Hour(s): F 12-2PM

Hi I’m Daniel. I’m a senior majoring in Computer Science and Data Science, from New Jersey. In my free time, I enjoy climbing, photography and hiking. Feel free to ask me anything!

Readers

Joshua Asuncion

Joshua Asuncion

jasuncion@berkeley.edu

Hi, I’m Josh! I like to do data things.

Amitav Baruah

Amitav Baruah

amitav@berkeley.edu

Hi! I’m a junior EECS major from San Jose, California. I enjoy playing basketball, eating good food, and trying new things :’) looking forward to a great semester!

Calvin Chen

Calvin Chen

chencalvin99@berkeley.edu

Hi there! I’m Calvin, a third year CS major from Dublin (California), and I’m excited to be a part of your Data Science journey! If you’re into basketball, stories of failed cooking sessions, or getting bomb food, hit me up– I’m more than happy to talk!

Justin Kadi

Justin Kadi

jeakadi@berkeley.edu

Hello! I’m a third-year studying Data Science from Cerritos, CA. I love the Lakers, space, and the great outdoors! I’m looking forward to a great semester!

Sun Ah Lee

Sun Ah Lee

sunahhlee@berkeley.edu

Hi, I’m Sun Ah, a third year from sunny Irvine, CA. Outside of school I’m an amateur photographer and a huge music nerd. My favorite genres are rock and jazz, but I love exploring new music so hit me up if you have some good recs … or obviously if you want to talk about data science!

Kunal Singh

Kunal Singh

kunalsingh@berkeley.edu

Hi everyone! I’m a fourth-year CS major from New Jersey. In my free time, I enjoy lifting, discovering new places to eat, and talking about whimsical side project ideas. Data 100 was one of my favorite classes at Berkeley, and I’m excited to help out this semester!

Jocelyn Sun

Jocelyn Sun

jocelyn.z.sun@berkeley.edu

Hi y’all! My name is Jocelyn and I’m currently a senior majoring in Computer Science and Cognitive Science (CS^2 indeed!). Looking forward to a great semester of ds100!!

Jeffrey Wirjo

Jeffrey Wirjo

jwirjo@berkeley.edu

I love Thai food!

Serena Wu

Serena Wu

serena.wu@berkeley.edu

I am a senior-year student studying computer science and data science. In my spare time, I enjoy traveling and reading detective novels.

Lisa Zhou

Lisa Zhou

lisazhou@berkeley.edu

Hello! I’m Lisa and I’m a data science major from SoCal. I hope you all enjoy DS100!