City of Residence: Bangalore, India
School: PES University
Intended Major: Bio-engineering
Age during program: Final Year University Student
Aria is a Computer Science final year undergraduate student. She has experience in programming languages such as Python and is interested to bring her skills to the next level.
★ Georgia Tech
What challenges did she face?
- Her skills is in computer science, and as such, delving into neuroscience has proven to be a challenge for her.
- She would like to work with a professor from the US to get a taste of international teaching.
A research assistant professor at Tufts University and previously a postdoctoral researcher at Columbia University. For his research work, he was included in the Forbes 30 Under 30 in Science.
How did our program help her?
- With the help from the professor, she implemented an advanced form of biologically-realistic backpropagation in a coded-from-scratch neural network.
- The professor will be happy to write a letter of recommendation for her masters’ application.