Research Assistantships / Internships:
Research Assistant @ Data Systems Group, University of Waterloo
Waterloo, Canada
September 2018 (ongoing)
Resaerch Assistant @ Advanced Data Analytics & Parallel Technologies Lab, BITS Pilani
Pilani, India
January 2018 - July 2018
MITACS Intern @ Database and Data Mining Lab, University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, Canada
May 2017 - July 2017
Worked under Dr. Carson Kai-Sang Leung in the Database and data mining lab on a project based on space and time optimizations in the Vertical frequent-pattern mining using the ECLAT, DECLAT and VIPER algorithms.
Check out the project page.
Research Assistant @ Web Intelligence and Social Computing Lab, BITS Pilani
Pilani, India
January 2017 - May 2017
Industrial Internships (during summer terms while at BITS Pilani):
Intern @ Zomato Media Pvt. Ltd.
Gurgaon, India
May 2016 - July 2016
Interned in the Data Analytics, Engineering Team of India's one of hottest and most successful startup. I worked primarily on designing a mathematical framework for A/B experiments and implement it on the Zomato web and apps.
I also happened to play on Zomato's large transactional dataset by applying data mining techniques (like Graph clustering and decisions tress) and deriving specific knowledge through through visualization.
Intern @ HBCSE, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Mumbai, India
May 2015 - July 2015
Worked as a software development intern in the Gnowledge (open-source ;p ) Lab at Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education under Dr. G. Nagarjuna. The internship was a part of the Practise school programme of BITS Pilani.
I, along with 3 other students, worked on an ongoing project on designing a MOOC framework called MetaStudio. The platform is built on top of a core that implements knowledge graph and extends the features of edX by incorporating versioning, multi-lingual support etc.
Check out the project.
Programme Student @ CIIE, Indian Institute of Management
Ahmedabad, India
June 2014 - July 2014
Participated in a month-long startup bootcamp aimed at designing, implementing and validating a startup in some of the common domains.
It helped me gain a descent and brief insight about the process of starting-up a business, beginning from designing thinking and modelling operations to iterative customer validation and even finance.
Teaching Assistantships:
Teaching Assistant @ School of Computer Science, University of Waterloo
Pilani, India
September 2018 (ongoing)
Fall 2018: CS 136 (Elementary Algorithm Design and Data Abstraction)
Winter 2019, Spring 2019, Fall 2019: CS 338 (Computer Applications in Business: Databases)
Teaching Assistant @ Department of CSIS, Birla Institute of Technolgy and Science
Pilani, India
August 2016 - December 2017
Fall 2016: CS F213 (Object-oriented Programming): Conducted Labs and graded lab tests.
Fall 2017: CS F415 (Data Mining): Conducted labs, designed and graded Term Projects.
Other Managerial Positions:
Member @ Committee of Students for Academic Activities (CoStAA), BITS Pilani
Pilani, India
April 2015 - March 2016
A cohesive group of people which plans out the techninal fest of BITS Pilani, APOGEE. The group is instrumental in arranging all the logistics, planning out the budget, coordinating club activities and making pivotal decisions concerning the fest.
We hosted the 2016 edition of APOGEE, which was an unprecedented success, with a notable panel of speakers including Richard Stallman, MJ Akbar, and Jairam Ramesh, exhibitions by NDRF and CEERI, a literary festival and a startup conclave.
Head @ Department of Visual Media, BITS Pilani
Pilani, India
August 2013 - February 2016
A group of creatives, it does the job of creating the website, videos, and apps for the fest at BITS Pilani. I worked as Web developer for 2 years, and then had the opportunity to coordinate the activities of the group.
It has been a vital part of my college life and has shaped me to what I am today.
Check out: my life as a designer!