Skills

Programming

C++, Python, Javascript, Java

Blockchain and Smart Contracts

Reinforcement Learning

Experience

 
 
 
 
 
May 2018 – July 2018
Hong Kong

Research Intern

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

My summer research internship at HKUST Symlab involved developing a blockchain-based decentralized platform for truthful elicitation and aggregation of information.
 
 
 
 
 
August 2017 – May 2019
Hyderabad, India

Teaching Assistant

IIIT Hyderabad

Four TA-ships in three different subjects.

  • Operating System (Monsoon ‘17)
  • Distributed Trust and Blockchains (Spring ‘18 and Monsoon ‘18)
  • Introduction to Game Theory (Spring ‘19)
 
 
 
 
 
July 2015 – Present
Hyderabad, India

Undergrad Researcher

IIIT Hyderabad

My research is in the field of Information Markets and Blockchains. It involves analyzing the game-theoretic aspects of these frameworks and based on that designing decentralized and privacy-preserving mechanisms.

Summary of Work done so far:

  • Decentralized voting platform based on blockchains
  • Decentralized information aggregation mechanisms for local settings

Projects

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Block in the Hole

A 3D game similar to BLOXORG with multiple levels and soundtrack

Gift Hunt

A short animated movie based on an interaction between father and son

Proxy Server

An internet proxy server with user authentication and caching

Clash

An interactive and customized Bash-like shell implemented in C.

Correlated Equilibria Finder

A python based programme for finding multiple correlated equilibria in a NFG format defined game

Ultimate Tic-Tac-Toe

A 4x4x4 tic-tac-toe bot made by using Minimax alpha beta pruning

Publications

In the last decade, civic crowdfunding has proved to be effective in generating funds for the provision of public projects. However, …

Although peer prediction markets are widely used in crowdsourcing to aggregate information from agents, they often fail to reward the …

We focus on the aggregation of citizen preferences for public projects through civic crowdfunding. Existing civic crowdfunding …

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