ABOUT

I have a masters in computer engineering and am in the process of pursuing a PhD. I'm a quick learner with a wide breadth of experience and the ability to rapidly pick up new skills as required. I am interested in exploring the applications of artificial intelligence and probabalistic programming languages to interactive media.

EDUCATION

PhD in Computer Science
University of California Santa Cruz

Expected SPRING 2023
IN PROGRESS

Master of Computer Engineering
Santa Clara University

JUNE 2017

Bachelor of Computer Science and Engineering
Santa Clara University

JUNE 2015



WORK

Teaching Assistant/Lab Instructor
Santa Clara University

I ran labs where I helped students understand and complete programming assignments. I assisted professors in updating and improving lab assignments. I held weekly office hours to assist students one-on-one or in small groups. Topics covered include: Compilers, Data Structures, Embedded Systems, Operating Systems

FALL 2015 - SPRING 2017
Santa Clara, CA, USA

C Programming Instructor
ALIET Engineering College

I created and presented a series of lectures on introductory level C programming to six class of undergraduate seniors ranging from 20-50 students per class in addition to creating supplementary power points and practice problems to support the lectures.

SUMMER 2014
Vijayawada, India



INTERESTS

Academic Interests

I'm interesting in exploring applications of artificial intelligence and probabalistic programming languages to interactive media. My hope is that, through my graduate studies, I can deepen my understanding of these topics and find a unique application toward which to devote myself.



PAPERS

Internet of things in home automation and energy efficient smart home technologies

Published in Systems, Man and Cybernetics (SMC), 2014 IEEE International Conference

OCTOBER 2014



PROJECTS

DECEMBER 2017

MAY 2016

MARCH 2016

MAY 2015



HOBBIES

Personal Hobbies/Interest

Fantasy, Science Fiction, Tabletop Role Playing Games, Reading/Audiobooks, Television, Movies, Video Games, Board Games