Rajan Vaish

U.C. Santa Cruz / Stanford University

is a PhD candidate in Computer Science at U.C. Santa Cruz and a visiting researcher at Stanford University. His specialties include crowdsourcing, human computer interaction, human computation and social computing. His research is currently conducted in collaboration with Stanford University’s HCI Group and Los Alamos National Laboratory.  An avid open source enthusiast, Rajan is focused on mobilizing the citizen crowd to accomplish global goals of social importance.