“Good research options in fields of machine learning, data mining, and natural language processing. Great faculty, good courses, plenty of resources for research study.”
Hometown: Pune, Maharashtra, India
Degree Program: Computer Science (M.S.)
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Marc Olano
Previous Undergraduate Study:
2013, Bachelor’s, PICT
Why did you decide to attend UMBC? And why did you choose your program in particular?
Good research options in fields of machine learning, data mining, and natural language processing.
What are some of the benefits of being involved in the graduate community at UMBC?
Great faculty, good courses, plenty of resources for research study.
What is your favorite thing about UMBC?
Book availability in library, big winter break.
Have you worked on any specific research projects that you would like to highlight?
Skin rendering project (ongoing; under supervision of Dr. Marc Olano) – graphically render human skin samples with skin diseases like cancer
What are your plans after you complete your degree at UMBC?
Job as software developer and enroll for part-time PhD program in some university based on job location
When you are not conducting research, what are your hobbies or interests?