Anthony Bisulco
Anthony Bisulco

Anthony Bisulco

Computational Engineer




Experienced Computational Engineer with a demonstrated history of working in higher education & private industry. Strong research professional with a Master of Engineering (MEng) in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Cornell University and a Bachelor of Science (BS) focused in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Northeastern University.

Work Experience

Work Experience

  • Machine Learning ResearcherSamsung Research America

    Jul, 2019 - Present

    Samsung AI Center in New York invents ground breaking technologies to solve challenging problems at the intersection of AI and robotics

    • Developed a FPGA accelerator using HLS and Chisel for low-bandwidth pedestrian detection on edge devices using neuromorphic vision sensors

    • Implemented laboratory infrastructure: code management, compute cluster management and networking

    • Implemented a distributed hyperparameter tuning solution for QXplore: a novel exploration based reinforcement learning algorithm

  • Research ScientistBrookhaven National Laboratory

    Jun, 2018 - Aug, 20182 months

    Departement of Energy National Laboratory. I worked on the sPhenix(particle detector) experiment on the Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider

    • Developed fast Python Time of Flight(TOF) signal processing algorithms for a 10ps TOF detector

    • Implemented Python parameter optimization algorithms using Dask(distributed computing library)

    • Designed a constant fraction discriminator algorithm to reduce TOF electronics’ delay from 64ps to 8ps

  • Embedded Software Engineering InternGoogle Research and Machine Intelligence

    Jul, 2017 - Dec, 20175 months

    Worked on the AIY projects team at Google. Developed AIY vision kit an on-device neural network accelerator for computer vision

    • Applied transfer learning in Tensorflow to retrain models for audio and image recognition on embedded devices

    • Assisted in rapid prototyping/full scale manufacturing process of developing

    • Traveled internationally/nationally for demoing and marketing AIY kits to distributors

  • Systems Integration EngineerSingh Robotics Laboratory

    Jan, 2017 - May, 20181 year 4 months

    Northeastern University research laboratory working on field robotics.

    • Implemented a visual-based navigation technique for GPS denied urban areas using computer vision

    • Integrated Velodyne LIDAR and 5 Point Grey Cameras into ROS for light field array

    • Developed a mobile manipulation platform focusing on visual navigation/manipulation using the UR-10 ma-nipulator, Point Grey Cameras and the Warthog robot platform

  • ResearcherNortheastern University Sensing, Imaging, Control and Actuation Laboratory

    Sep, 2014 - May, 20183 years 8 months

    Northeastern University research laboratory working on coded and compressive sensing imaging.

    • Developed an FPGA control system for a multiple-input multiple-output radar system with 400 channels

    • Implemented simulated annealing and compressive sensing methods for a coded imaging system

    • Implemented a fused millimeter/infrared imaging system for target validation

  • ATLAS Systems EngineerEuropean Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN)

    Sep, 2016 - Dec, 20163 months

    International particle physics laboratory working at probing the inner structure of matter.

    • Developed array synthesis algorithms for multi-anode photomultiplier tubes for increased sensor resolution

    • Designed and 3D printed a fiber light guide for 85% increased sensor coverage of the photomultiplier tube

    • Built Spectrum a web application for laboratory simulation and experimental data comparison

    • Presented at an International Collaboration Conference on Tile Calorimeter Upgrades

  • Summer ResearcherMassachusetts Institute of Technology Lincoln Laboratories

    May, 2015 - Aug, 20153 months

    Federally Funded Research and Development center working on engineering projects in the interest of national security.

    • Adapted MATLAB image processing algorithms to an FPGA for a UAV Micro-LIDAR

    • Developed and implemented a configurable FPGA moving average filter for Avalanche Photo Diodes (APD)

    • Performed sensor characterization on APDs under varying temperature and voltage conditions



  • Electrical and Computer Engineering, Master of Engineering, Cornell Tech

    Aug, 2018 - May, 2019

    Statistical Signal Processing and Reinforcement LearningAdaptive Signal Processing and Digital Feedback ControlNatural Language ProcessingBayesian Estimation and Learning
  • Electrical and Computer Engineering, Bachelor of Science, Northeastern University

    Sep, 2014 - May, 2018

    Machine LearningLinear SystemsRobotics Sensing and NavigationBiomedical Imaging


  • Eagle Scout Boy Scouts of America

    Awarded on: Nov 01, 2014

Volunteer Work

Volunteer Work

  • Tactical Communications, Boston Athletic Association

    Jun, 2016 - Jun, 2018

    Perform medical communications over amateur radio for the Boston Marathon

  • Volunteer, Boston Public Schools

    Sep, 2014 - May, 2016

    Taught various classes on the weekend about digital design and embedded systems to high schools students. Also, worked with students during Friday field trips on environmental conservation activities





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