Santrupti Nerli
Ph.D. Candidate
Department of Computer Science
University of California, Santa Cruz
E-mail: snerli@ucsc.edu
About
I am a graduate student in the Department of Computer Science at UCSC. Having gained a short glimpse of applications of Computer Science in Life Sciences at SJSU, I have decided to dedicate myself to a short lifetime of research in Bioinformatics.
Education
M.S., Department of Computer Science, San Josè State University, 2015
B.E., Department of Computer Science, Sri Jayachamarajendra College of Engineering, 2011
Experience
  • 2015-2016: Software Development Engineer, Payroll Department, Intuit Inc., Mountain View, California, USA.
  • 2015: Teaching Assistant, CS49J: Programming in Java(3-units), San Josè State University, San Josè, California, USA.
  • 2014-2015: Software Development Intern, Endpoint Engineering Organization, Symantec Corporation, Mountain View, California, USA.
  • 2014-2015: Research Assistant, Department of Biological Sciences, San Josè State University, San Josè, California, USA.
  • 2013-2015: Research Assistant, Department of Computer Science, San Josè State University, San Josè, California, USA.
  • 2011-2012: Software Development Engineer, HP Personal and Printing Systems R&D Hub , Hewlett Packard, Benguluru, Karnataka, India.
Awards
  • Second Place Award for oral presentation of Genome-wide Prediction of Splice Sites using Classification Trees in Engineering and Computer Science, Session 11, 29th CSU Student Research Competition, San Bernardino, 2015.
  • 36th annual SJSU Student Research Competition Winner, 2015.
  • SJSU Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity (RSCA) award, 2014.
Abstracts
Using Statistical Models to Predict Splice Sites and Cryptic Splice Sites. with Sami Khuri, Professor and Chair, Department of Computer Science, SJSU. AAAS Pacific Division 2015, San Francisco, California, USA, 2015.
Genome-wide Prediction of Splice Sites using Maximal Dependence Decomposition. with Sami Khuri, Professor and Chair, Department of Computer Science, SJSU. BCATS Symposium, Palo Alto, California, USA, 2015.
Genome-wide Prediction of Splice Sites using Maximal Dependence Decomposition. with Sami Khuri, Professor and Chair, Department of Computer Science, SJSU. AAAS 2015 Annual Meeting, San Jose, California, USA, 2015.
Towards a Better Understanding of the Unclassified Variants of the BRCA1 gene. with Anthony Bortolazzo, undergraduate student in Biological Sciences, Kiranmayee Dhavala, Vidya Ramprakash, Sami Khuri, Professor and Chair, Department of Computer Science, SJSU. 9th Annual Biology and Mathematics in Bay Area Meeting, University of California, Davis, California, USA, 2014.
Maximal Dependence Decomposition Algorithm for Identification of Conserved Motifs. with Anthony Bortolazzo, undergraduate student in Biological Sciences, Dhivya Srinivasan, MS student in Computer Science, Sami Khuri, Professor and Chair, Department of Computer Science, SJSU, Natalia Khuri, PhD candidate in Biophysics, UCSF. 26th Annual CSU Biotechnology Symposium, Santa Clara, California, USA, 2014.
Hobbies
Painting, Singing, Crafts making