Irena Tammy Fischer-Hwang

Irena is a PhD candidate in Electrical Engineering at Stanford University, advised by Professor Tsachy Weissman. Her research focuses on data analysis and pipeline development for a variety of data types. She is also passionate about science communication and journalism, and is developing these interests as a host and writer for the science podcast Goggles Optional, and student member of the Asian American Journalists Association. Irena received her BS and MEng degrees in Electrical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.