2018

 

Sep

Co-founding a non-profit community makerspace in Mumbai, excited to see where this leads!

 

Aug

Two of my first-author papers got into CSCW! Grateful for all the support from my advisor, co-authors, and reviewers. Excited to be going to New York this November!

 

Jul

Conducted co-design with ASHAs in Delhi.

 

Apr

I will be joining Georgia Tech's PhD program in Human-Centered Computing starting Fall 2018!

Helped start a medium publication on human-centered computing across borders (HCCxB) along with folks at TanDEm Lab. Do check it out! I am an editor and this is a wonderful opportunity to join a community of diverse researchers!

 

Feb

Conducted interviews and focus group discussions with 17 ASHAS in Delhi. Observed interactions of 5 ASHAs with approximately 200 households.

 

Jan

Started data collection on the Chitra project with 5 front-line health workers covering approximately 500 households in peri-urban areas of Delhi. Excited to see where this leads!

2017

 

Dec 

Graduated from Georgia Tech!

Presented our senior design project, the Braille Assistive Teacher, at the Capstone Design Expo. Was invited to pitch at the Inventure Prize semifinals and was featured on Georgia Tech's twitter page!

 

Nov

Presented a talk titled "Technology is the answer, but what is the question?" at the annual Student Speaker Salon at TEDxGeorgiaTech.

 

Oct

Presented my research with the TanDEm lab at the GVU 25th Anniversary Showcase.

 

Sep

Received funding from the Women, Science and Technology Undergraduate-Faculty Partnership at Georgia Tech.

Received the Palantir Women in Technology Scholarship 2017-2018 and was invited to their headquarters in Palo Alto.

 

Jun

Received the President's Undergraduate Research Award (PURA) for Fall 2017 at Georgia Tech.

 

May

Started my internship under Dr. Daniel Schulman at the Acute Care Solutions Department at Philips Research, MA.

Presented my workshop paper with Naveena Karusala and Neha Kumar at the HCI Across Borders Symposium at CHI.

Finalist at the Ideas2Serve competition at Georgia Tech.

 

Apr

Presented my work at TanDEm and COSMOS at the GVU Showcase.

 

Feb

Collaborated with the Center for the Visually Impaired (Atlanta) for Senior Design guided by Dr. Ayanna Howard.

Selected as a finalist for Co-Locate at PearlHacks.

 

Jan

Began work on the COSMOS project at the Ubiquitous Computing Lab under Dr. Gregory Abowd.

2016

 

Oct

Won Overall First Place, Best Use of Wolfram Technologies, and 1517 1K grant for OrchestrAI at Mhacks.

 

Sep

Sponsored by Microsoft and GT ADVANCE to attend the Women in Engineering Leadership Conference.

Received an award for Best Focus-Based Document Summarization (Philips) for Augmented Paper at HackMIT.

Presented SAFEphilLY at PennApps.

 

May

Received funding from the Women, Science and Technology Undergraduate-Faculty Partnership at Georgia Tech.

Presented my work as an Opportunity Research Scholar at the Annual Banquet and won Best Presentation.

 

Apr

Joined the TanDEm Lab (Technology and Design for Empowerment) under Dr. Neha Kumar.

 

Jan

Began work at the Embedded Pervasive Lab under Dr. Kishore Ramachandran.

2015

 

Nov

Won the First Runner-Up (Health Track) and Best Use of IBM BlueMix for 'Drink and D-rive' at HackDuke.

 

May

Was selected to be one of the participants in the Opportunity Research Scholars Program (ORS) at Georgia Tech, at the Electromagnetic Measurements for Communications and Computing lab under Dr. Alenka Zajic.

2014

 

Aug

Began the B.S. Computer Engineering program at Georgia Tech.