Taylor Baum


Taylor is a second year PhD student in the Electrical Engineering and Computer Science department at MIT. She received a B.S. in Electrical Engineering and a B.S. in Neuroscience at the Pennsylvania State University in 2019. She is currently advised by Dr. Emery Brown and Dr. Munther Dahleh. In her current work, she is developing brain state estimation algorithms for use in Closed-Loop Anesthetic Delivery (CLAD) systems and exploring mechanisms of control with the human brain through computational models. With respect to Justice, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion, Taylor is especially interested in fighting for equality for womxn and gender-minoritized groups in STEM.