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Daniel Wang

About Me

Hi, my name’s Daniel! I was born and raised in Austin for the majority of my 19-years-long life, and I’ve poured countless hours of dedication towards the broad field of Computer Science. Personally, I’ve been working on web development and iOS app development since high school. Now I’m currently residing in Boston at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where I’ve studied for a year. In my free time, I enjoy playing chess, biking, and coding :)


01/2017 – Now Ishihara Test UROP at MIT
Researched and analyzed visual similarities between colors on a screen
Developed an iOS application using color plates to gather experimental data
06/2015 – 08/2015 Research project for Siemens Competition
Worked as a team of three students with a mentor from Texas State University
Found significant results in graph theory and combinatorics
Regional Semifinalist
01/2015 – 08/2015 iOS App Development
Learned how to use Swift and Xcode
Developed three SpriteKit games and one Unity game for the iPhone appstore
09/2014 – 08/2016 Research under Dr. Dan Tamir of Computer Science
Created various 3D animated objects by using OpenGL.
Studied various methods of data compression, including Huffman trees and Elias coding
Summer 2015 internship at Texas State University
09/2013 – Now Web Development
Created the Chrome extension Page Editor, over 14,000 current users
Built and maintained my own web site http://danielw.org(now defunct)
30,000 page views per year
09/2013 – 03/2016 Math Tutor at Mathnasium
Taught middle and high school students math
helped them with their homework and gave them new insights for solving math problems


2016 Putnam Competition Top 500
2016 USAMO Qualifier
2015 USAPhO Qualifier
2015 Siemens Competition Regional Semi-Finalist
2015 USAMO Qualifier
2014 USAJMO Qualifier
2014 Rice Math Competition 1st Place (Advanced Topics)



The best way to contact me is through email or through one of these networks: LinkedIn, Facebook, or Snapchat.

Or if you prefer to contact me the old-fashioned way, my mailing address is:

Daniel Wang
450 Beacon Street
Boston, MA 02115

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