Zac Yu joined Google in 2019 and works with other researchers on machine learning applications to develop deep understanding of objects and entities (e.g., applying large language models to extract product attribute values). He received a BPhil degree in computer science and mathematics from the University of Pittsburgh, and an MS degree in computer science from the University of Texas at Austin. Prior to joining Google, Zac worked in human-computer interaction, learning technology, and computer vision. His thesis work was on the combination of image synthesis and interactive search for search efficiency improvement.
Learn more about how we do research
We maintain a portfolio of research projects, providing individuals and teams the freedom to emphasize specific types of work