MSc. Students 2015

A graduate in life sciences from St. Xavier’s College, Bombay. Archit’s research interests lie in Design ergonomics, User experience research, consumer neuroscience and neurophilosophy. He believes that life is motion and is a major movement and visual art enthusiast. To find him, just follow the beats of “Boots and cats”.

Email: sunat.archit@iitgn.ac.in
bharatesh
Bharatesh did his Bachelor of Engineering in Biotechnology from M S Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bangalore. He is interested in understanding Human Behaviour, Emotion and Cognition.

Email: bharatesh.rayappa@iitgn.ac.in
Grace holds a bachelors degree in Journalism, Psychology and English literature from Kristu Jayanti College, Bangalore. A third culture kid and an extensive traveller, she is passionate about people, families, writing and music to name a few. Her research interests lies in understanding neural basis of language learning.

Email: grace.haokip@iitgn.ac.in
lakshmiLakshmi holds a BA in psychology and literature from Sophia College for Women, Mumbai. She is an avid sprinter and adventure junkie. She loves to read just about everything and is passionate about organic farming.

Email: lakshmi.pillai@iitgn.ac.in
manasiManasi is a Biomedical Science graduate from Acharya Narendra Dev College, Delhi University. She wishes to study the effects on cognition in neurodevelopmental disorders. Her current research interest is neuroplasticity. She is a trained Kathak dancer, loves South Indian food and exploring new places. Dum spiro,spero!

Email: manasi.wali@iitgn.ac.in
narmadhaNarmadha holds a Bachelor’s in Psychology from Ethiraj College for Women, Chennai. She is interested in the neural substrates of Decision Making and Risk, and in the study of Behavioural Economics. She has a strong case of ‘Fernweh’, believes knowledge is therapy and spends her time reading and dabbling with theatre and music.

Email: narmadha.n@iitgn.ac.in
PranjaliPranjali holds a bachelor’s degree in Social Sciences from Tata Institute of Social Sciences. She is interested in psycho-linguistics, agency and consciousness. Having worked in the fields of psycholinguistics and education, she aims at exploring application of cognitive sciences in the field of education.

Email: kulkarni.pranjali@iitgn.ac.in
richardAfter doing philosophy from St.Stephens college, Richard was left with a lot of questions unanswered mostly in the working of human interaction domain. He searches for the answer in natural language processing and game design.


Email: richard.shallam@iitgn.ac.in

sandhyaBrimmed with hopes, dreams & attachment with people or their memoirs, Sandhya, a zoology graduate from Sri Venkateswara College, Delhi University, is interested in neural basis of Decision Making & Neuroscience. A keen observer of the latest trends in tech field, Chess, Sudoku, movies & travelling are her favorite pastime.

Email: sandhya.singh@iitgn.ac.in
SohhomSohhom is interested in exploring the deep end of machine learning, and hopes to breathe life into computers. He studied Computer Science from Scottish Church College, Kolkata, and enjoys bicycling, alternative rock, sci-fi/thriller movies and photography in his spare time.

Email: sohhom.bandyopadhyay@iitgn.ac.in
TaronishA Psychology major from St. Xavier’s College, Ahmedabad, Taronish has an insatiable urge to gain insight into the Brain-Mind-Cognition-Behaviour quadrilateral. Hopes to study Olfaction & Gustation: two relatively less explored sensory modalities in cognitive neuroscience.

Email: pastakia.taronish@iitgn.ac.in