“The course structure gave interest and among my available choices this had the best research opportunities in my area. UMBC gives you the opportunity to be involved in a lot of activities and you are also are given lot of exposure to research.”
Degree Program: Computer Science (M.S.)
Expected year of graduation: 2018
Undergraduate Study (Year, Degree, Institution)
2013, B-Tech, Pailan College of Management & Technology, Kolkata, India
Why did you decide to attend UMBC?
The course structure gave interest and among my available choices this had the best research opportunities in my area.
What are some of the benefits of being part of the graduate community at UMBC?
You get to be involved in a lot of activities and also are given lot of exposure to research.
What is your favorite thing about UMBC?
Cool events every week; and the bay area.
Briefly describe your graduate research and its purpose/applications.
My research mostly lies in the domains of Machine learning and Quantum Annealing
Have you worked on any specific research projects that you would like to highlight?
Currently, am working on a project to devise an algorithm to do image segmentation using quantum annealing.
When you are not teaching/researching, what are your hobbies or interests?
Photography, Eating, Playing, and mingling with people