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Charles Tang

Incoming APMA at Brown University

Massachusetts, USA

About

I am an incoming student at Brown University, pursuing an interest in Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, and Artificial Intelligence. I am most interested in problems regarding using AI and mathematical modeling to solve real-world problems. This summer, I will be interning at BJs Wholesale as a Robotics & Automation Intern.

Education

Brown University

2024 - (2027)
Bachelor's Degree in APMA-CS (Applied Mathematics + Computer Science)
Relevant coursework: TBD

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

2023 - 2024
Computer Science and Mathematics
GPA: 4.0 / 4.0
Relevant coursework: Calculus, ODEs, LinAlg, Discrete, Probability Theory, Real Analysis, Stochastic Models, Econometrics, Object Oriented Programming, Algorithms, Intro to ECE

Work Experience

BJ's Wholesale Club
Westborough, MA

Jun. 2024 - Aug. 2024

Robotics & Automation Intern

Explored robot performance data (Excel + Tableau).

IOMICS Corporation
Cambridge, MA

Dec. 2023 - Aug. 2024

Machine Learning Intern

Researched computer vision technologies (ViTs, CNNs, machine learning) for brain injury detection and presented a literature review to healthcare professionals. Developed SOTA RAG app from scratch with fine-tuned/merged medical LLMs, ChromeDB, and PubMed API, with custom evaluation workflows. Deployed to a multi-million dollar advanced life sciences platform.

Iridium Tutoring
Southborough, MA

2020 - 2024

Founder & Lead Director

Founded Boston’s leading free tutoring 501(c)(3) nonprofit for 500+ students and 150+ tutors. Fundraised over $15K from local foundations and featured nationwide on FOX, CBS, ABC, Spectrum 1, etc. Revamped legacy Excel tutoring system into Django web portal for tutors, students, and administrators.

Projects

= production app

A digital student attendance system

ReactJS
NodeJS
ExpressJS
MySQL
Raspberry Pi
Python

Financial market AI RAG app with dashboard UI

LangChain
FastAPI
ReactJS
Ant-Design
Firebase

B2C tutoring portal for students and tutors

Django
MySQL
Bootstrap
CPanel

Career advancement with micro-projx

Firebase
ExpressJS
ReactJS
NodeJS
Ant-Design

Academic planner (2024 WPI GoatHacks Winner)

Firebase
ExpressJS
ReactJS
NodeJS
Ant-Design

Food pantry management system

ReactJS
HTML/CSS
MUI
Firebase

SOTA vision-based cyclist detection model

Python
Rasbperry Pi
Tensorflow Lite

Papers

Math modeling paper written for 2023 HiMCM challenge

USA Outstanding Winner (1st/967)
NCTM Award

Logit regression analysis of discrimination

ECON 3130

Math modeling paper written for 2023 IMMC challenge

Intl. Meritorious (Top 6)

Math modeling paper written for 2022 HiMCM challenge

USA Finalist (Top 6%)

Math modeling paper written for 2022 M3 Modeling challenge

2nd Round Selection

Certificates

Image/video segmentation algorithms specialization

MathWorks

Computer vision, generative models, custom fxs specialization

DeepLearning.AI

TF CNNs, RNNs, LSTMs, time-series analysis specialization

DeepLearning.AI

Principles of DL specialization

DeepLearning.AI

Skills

Python
Keras/Tensorflow
LaTeX
Java
ReactJS
NodeJS
Django
HTML/CSS
MatLab Image Processing
MySQL
Firebase
LangChain