John Dallas Cast

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John Dallas Cast

Software Engineer

Matthews South

Stanford University

Biography

John is a software engineer at Matthews South. His research interests include computer vision coupled with deep learning applied to problems in edge detection and semantic segmentation on aerial imagery. He has done previous work for startups: Tarsier and DolphinAI.

His hobbies include: guitar, scuba diving and woodworking

Interests

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Computer Vision
  • Deep Learning
  • Convolutiona Neural Networks
  • Edge Detection
  • Semantic Segmentation

Education

  • MS in Electrical Engineering, 2015

    Stanford University

  • BS in Electrical Engineering, 2012

    Stanford University

Skills

R

Statistics

Underwater Photography

Guitar

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Woodworking

AI

Electrical Engineering

Data Science

Python

Coffeescripti/Javascript

Divemaster

California Academy of Sciences Volunteer Scuba Diver

DAN First Aid & CPR / DAN O2 Provider

Keras + Tensorflow + OpenCV

Git

Linux

Experience

 
 
 
 
 

Researcher

DolphinAI

January 2017 – January 2019 California
Responsibilities include:

  • Model Design
  • Model Training
  • Data Collection
  • Data Annotation
 
 
 
 
 

Advisor

Tarsier

September 2016 – December 2016 California
Responsibilities include:

  • Model Design
  • Model Training
  • Data Collection
  • Data Annotation
 
 
 
 
 

Engineer

Matthews South

January 2015 – Present California
Responsibilities include:

  • Front-End
  • Back-End API Design
  • Financial Modeling
 
 
 
 
 

Intern

SpaceX

June 2014 – September 2014 California
Responsibilities include:

  • Data Management
  • EMI Systems Certification for EELV

Accomplish­ments

Honorable Mention in Beginner Wide Angle Traditional Category

2018 Monterey Shootout Underwater Photography Competition
See certificate

Honorable Mention in Beginner Wide Angle Unrestricted Category

2018 Monterey Shootout Underwater Photography Competition
See certificate

Volunteer Scuba Diver

Neural Network for Machine Learning

See certificate

Honorable Mention @ MD5 Hackon NYC

Statistical Learning

See certificate

Divemaster

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