Offered through the University of Maryland this semester

PHIL209N: Know Thyself: Wisdom Through Cognitive Science is a University of Maryland course that answers the question: how do we improve our decision making? Reflection on the practical implications of some recent findings in cognitive science. Topics include variability of inter-temporal decision-making, physiology of self-control, the sin of generalization, cognitive dissonance, and more.

The subject is taught to University of Maryland students. Details for the class are here.

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I’m Kevin Chen, and this is my personal website. I am a rising final-year student in the CS department at the University of Maryland. ¶ My research interests are in machine learning and theoretical computer science. I enjoy reading, filmmaking, tennis and helping out with Bitcamp.


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