About Me

Hi, I’m Yu Yamashita!

I am currently doing a research internship at the Max Planck Institute for Security and Privacy (MPI-SP), where I am advised by Asia J. Biega. Before MPI-SP, I received a Bachelor of Arts in Library and Information Science from the University of Tsukuba in 2023.


The University of Tsukuba, Japan
B.A. in Library and Information Science, Apr. 2018 - Mar. 2023
Advisor: Atsuyuki Morishima
President Award

Research Interests

Digital Well-Being



Max Planck Institute for Security and Privacy
Responsible Computing group
Research Internship, Apr. 2023 - now
Advisor: Asia J. Biega

The Cornell, Maryland, Max Planck Pre-doctoral Research School (CMMRS)
Program Student, Aug. 2022

National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
Research Internship, Feb. 2020 - Jun. 2022


President Award, Mar. 2023, University of Tsukuba