Luna Yue Huang

Ph.D. Candidate at UC Berkeley

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Luna is a Ph.D. candidate in development economics at UC Berkeley, and a doctoral fellow at the Global Policy Lab. Luna has published in top academic journals like Nature and Annual Review of Economics. Her work was covered in 323 news stories, tweeted 3,426 times, and reached policymakers in the White House and the CDC.

Her Ph.D. dissertation focuses on how new technologies such as high-resolution satellite imagery and machine learning can be used for social good, e.g. -

Update: Luna will join Waymo as a data scientist in May 2021.

Last Updated: Dec 31, 2020