My Portfolio

I love art and I paint my canvas with electrons!  (I'm currently updating this page with project links)

Entrepreneurship
  1. Sharkits -Low cost DIY kit company for skill building (July 2010 - July 2016)
  2. SharkBot 3D Systems -Low cost robust 3D Printer manufacturing company (December 2013 - June 2016)
  3. Maker's Asylum -India's first ever makerspace (December 2013 - July 2014)
  4. ReMake a village -Developing India's villages through the maker community (December 2014 - January 2016)
Work Experience
  1. Innovators Club of India (June 2008 – January 2013)
  2. MIT Media Lab ReDx(July 2013 – June 2015)
  3. TreeLabs at Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay(August 2013 – November 2013)
  4. M5 Makerspace at University of Massachusetts Amherst(September 2016 - May 2017)
Research Projects
  1. EEG Based wheelchair for people with neurological disorders(October 2016)
  2. Air Quality Monitoring Device (January 2016)
  3. Hand Gesture controlled robotic arm (October 2015)
  4. Force-Electricity relationship in Piezoelectric plates(August 2015)
  5. Low cost foam cutting (May 2015)
  6. Low cost desktop 3D printing (May 2011 - June 2015)
  7. Wearable ECG monitoring belt (January 2014 - January 2015)
  8. Hand gesture controlled vehicle (January 2014)
  9. Stereo Pupil Tracker using an android tablet (October 2013)
  10. Haptic Feedback E-reader for the visually impaired (July 2013) 
  11. PIR based motion detection system (June 2013)
  12. Automated Gardening System (September 2012)
  13. 'Sudarshan' - cutter robot for RoboWars (January 2012)
  14. Water Leak and Level detector  (October 2011)
  15. Atari Punk Console (May 2010)
Classes taught 
  1. Eagle CAD for engineers - Taught to final year students of ECE at UMass Amherst (Spring 2017)
  2. 3D Printing for engineers - Taught to registered students of ECE at UMass Amherst (Spring 2017)
  3. Intro to soldering electronics - Taught to registered students of ECE at UMass Amherst (Spring 2017) 
Public Speaking
TEDx: 
  1. TEDxGateway 2013
  2. TEDxHewlett Packard Bangalore 2014(Private Corporate Event) 
  3. TEDxNUS Singapore 2015
  4. TEDxYouth@DAIS 2015
Other: 
  1. Guest Speaker at Google Developers Group VJTI (December 2014) 
  2. Guest Speaker at Nokia solve for X hackathon Mumbai  (July 2014) 
  3. Guest Speaker at Quark – Birla Institute of Technology Goa (February 2014)             
  4. Guest Speaker at Taqneeq – Mukesh Patel College of Engineering (October 2014)
  5. Guest Speaker at Govt of India TIFAC Delhi  (February 2014) 
  6. Guest Speaker at Datta Meghe College of Engineering (October 2014) 
  7. Guest Speaker at Aditya Birla Group Annual Director Meetup (January 2014) 
  8. Guest Speaker at Hindustan Unilever Limited Annual Director Meetup Goa (March 2014) 
  9. Guest Speaker at Maker Day Mumbai (October 2014) 
  10. Speaker at MIT Kumbathon Nashik (June 2014)          
  11. Speaker at ExpressO talks (November 2015) 
  12. Speaker at Under 25 Summit Bangalore ( January 2016) 
  13. Speaker at JOSH talks Ahmadabad (June 2016) 
  14. Panelist at Zinnov Confluence with CEO, Microsoft Accelerator, Bangalore (June 2017)
  15. Guest Speaker at Oberoi International School Mumbai (June 2017)
  16. Guest Speaker at SRM University Chennai(Spoke to 7000 engineering students) (August 2017)
Tech competitions participated in
  1. HackUMass (October 2016) 
  2. MIT Media Lab ReDx Health Tech (January 2015) 
  3. MIT Media Lab ReDx Health Tech (January 2014)
  4. MIT Media Lab ReDx Eye Diagnostics (October 2013)
  5. MIT Media Lab DIy Engineering the eye (July 2013) 
  6. Google Science Fair (July 2014) [Top 90 world-wide] 
  7. Microsoft Solve for Bombay, Studio X (August 2014) 
  8. IIT Techfest, Magneto – Hand gesture controlled vehicle(January 2014)
  9. IIT Techfest, RoboWars – Heavy duty robot fighting (January 2013)
  10. IIT Techfest, RoboPolo and Water Rocketry (January 2012)
  11. IIT Techfest, Solar Splash – Solar Boat (January 2011)
  12. KJ Somaiya Vigyan Yagna, Automated Gardening System  (September 2012)
  13. Inspire Awards, Solar Boat (July 2011)[State level finalist]
Awards and Honors
  1. Best Citizen Award - Awarded at high school graduation ceremony by Indian poet Shri. Javed Akhtar (June 2016) 
  2. Most Outstanding Student Award - Awarded at high school annual day by school founder (January 2016) 
  3. Youngest Innovator Award - Awarded at the annual nationwide 3D printing Industry gathering in Mumbai city by the founder of the community(October 2015)
  4. 2nd Best Debater - Awarded at the annual Jamnabai Narsee International School Alumni Association of the school for competing against teachers and alumni debaters on social issues(September 2015) 
  5. Google - Youngest Speaker, Awarded at the Google Developers Group meet up at VJTI Engineering college in Mumbai (December 2014) 
  6. Google Science Fair Regional Finalist  - Awarded during the Google Science Fair 2014 at Google’s office in Hyderabad, India for making it to the top 90 projects list worldwide (June 2014)
  7. Pitch for MIT to President of India - Selected to present our team project to ex-president of India Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam on the inauguration of our new MIT-India lab in Hyderabad, India (October 2013) 
  8. Pitch for MIT to Industrialist - Among the 3 students selected to pitch to the chairman of Tata Group Mr. Ratan Tata to raise capital for MIT Media Lab india Initiative(August 2013)
  9. INSPIRE AWARD - State level finalist at the National Inspire Award - a STEM competition for students across India(July 2011)