“Great networking opportunities and a very supportive community. I am working as a Software Engineer at a tech company and plan to continue doing that.”
Hometown: Pune, Maharashtra, India
Degree Program: Computer Science (M.S.)
Faculty Advisor: Cynthia Matuszek
Thesis/research topic: S.T.O.M.P.: Sentry Tele-Operation and Monitoring Protocol
2015, Bachelor of Engineering, University of Pune, Pune, India
What are some of the benefits of being part of the graduate community at UMBC?
Great networking opportunities and a very supportive community.
Briefly describe your graduate research and its purpose/applications.
My graduate research was entitled “S.T.O.M.P.: Sentry Tele-Operation and Monitoring Protocol.” I equipped the Beam robot with a sensing suite that enabled it to do on-premise reconnaissance and anomaly detection.
What are your plans after graduation from UMBC?
I am working as a Software Engineer at a tech company and plan to continue doing that.
When you are not teaching/researching, what are your hobbies or interests?
Card Magic, Puzzle Cubes, Video Games, Ping Pong