Contact Information:

San Francisco, CA 94108

cgalleguillos at gmail

research interests

Computer vision and machine learning


Ph.D. in Computer Science– University of California, San Diego March 2011
Computer Science Department
"Beyond Appearance Features: Contextual Modeling for Object Recognition"
Advisor: Serge Belongie

Master in Computer Science – University of California, San Diego June 2008
Computer Science

Engineering – University of Chile August, 2005
Computer Science
”Information Extraction from the Web: Extraction and Identification of Specific Content in Non-Structured Text.”
Advisors: Nello Cristianini, Ricardo Baeza-Yates

Bachelor’s degree – University of Chile March, 2004
Computer Science

Honors, awards and fellowships :

Postdoctoral Computing Innovation Fellowship, National Science Foundation (NSF) 2011 (renounced)

IGERT Fellowship, National Science Foundation (NSF) 2007-2009

Graduate Student Fellowship, U.C. San Diego 2005-2006

Chilean Government and BID Internship Award, Silicon Valley Internship July 2003

industrial experience

SET MEDIA Inc. San Francisco, California
Director of Engineering, Computer Vision and Media Technology March 2014 - present

SET MEDIA Inc. San Francisco, California
Lead Classification Engineer December 2012 - February 2014

Hewlett-Packard Co. San Diego, California
Computer Vision Expert September 2011 - 2012

Honda Research Institute U.S.A, Mountain View, California
Research Engineering Intern, Object Recognition for ASIMO Robot August 2010 - October 2010

Google Inc, Santa Monica, California
Engineering Intern, Computer Vision Group (Neven) August 2007 - October 2007

Google Inc, Mountain View, California
Engineering Intern, Machine Translation Group June 2006 - September 2006

VIVO POSITIVO, Santiago, Chile (National HIV/AIDS Coordinator)
Programmer and Webmaster March 2002 - 2004

Entegris Inc., San Jose, California, USA
Developer of Web Applications July 2003 - December 2003

University of Chile, Engineering and Sciences School, Santiago, Chile
Programmer and Developer of Web Applications September 2002 - March 2004


Native Spanish, fluently written and oral English.