Jeremy Lewi

  • Program Years: 2005-2009
  • Academic Institution: Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Field of Study: Neuroengineering
  • Academic Advisor: Robert Butera
  • Practicum(s):
    Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (2007)
  • Degree(s):
    Ph.D. Bioengineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009
    B.S. Biomedical Engineering, Columbia University, 2004

Current Status

  • Status: Software Engineer, YouTube
  • Research Area: Neuroengineering
  • Personal URL:
  • Contact Information: jeremy at lewi dot us
  • Publications

    Lewi, J.; Butera, R. & Paninski, L.
    Sequential optimal design of neurophysiology experiments.
    Submitted to Neural Computation, 2007

    Paninski, L.; Pillow, J. & Lewi, J. Cisek, P.; Drew, T. & Kalaska, J. (ed.) Computational Neuroscience: Theoretical Insights into Brain Function Statistical models for neural encoding, decoding, and optimal stimulus design. 2007

    Lewi, J.; Butera, R. & Paninski, L.
    Efficient active learning with generalized linear models
    Proceedings of the Eleventh International Workshop on Artificial intelligence and Statistics, 2007

    Lewi, J.; Butera, R. & Paninski, L.
    Real-time adaptive information-theoretic optimization of neurophysiology experiments.
    Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 19, MIT Press, 2007

    Lewi, J., Butera, R. & Paninski, L.
    Efficient model-based design of neurophysiological experiments.
    Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, 2006. EMBS '06. 28th Annual International Conference of the IEEE, 2006, 599-602.


    Honorable mention NIPS 2006 best student paper competition.
    IGERT Fellowship, Georgia Tech's Laboratory for Neuroengineering, 2004.
    Valedictorian, Columbia University, 2004.
    Skalak Award, Columbia University Biomedical Engineering Dept., 2004.
    Hertz Finalist, Hertz fellowship competition, 2004.
    NSF Honorable Mention, NSF graduate fellowship competition, 2004.
    SURF Fellowship, Columbia University, 2003.
    Tau Beta Pi, honor society, 2002.
    Golden Key honor Society, 2002.
    Dean's List, Columbia University, all terms.