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srishteeSrishtee Marotkar joined the Loraine Lab software development group in fall of 2018 during her first semester at UNC Charlotte as a graduate student in Computer Science.

Srishtee earned a Bachelor of Technology degree in Electronics Engineering from the University of Pune. Following this, she joined Cognizant Technology Solutions as a Software Engineer.

At Cognizant, she developed Web applications for company clients, mainly in finance and banking industries.

During summer of 2019, Srishtee is working at Amazon in Seattle.


Riddhi Jagdish Patil joined the Integrated Genome Browser development group during her second semester at UNC Charlotte, where she is pursuing a masters degree in Computer Science with expected graduation date of May 2020.

Riddhi received her Bachelor of Engineering in Information Technology from Mumbai University. Folllowing this, she worked as a software engineer at OnMobile Global, in Begaluru, India, and Business Technology Analyst at Deloitte Consulting, based in Mumbai.

In addition to several years professional experience, Riddhi brings expertise in Java software development, notably the increasingly-popular Spring MVC framework. She also has experience developing technical documentation for developers and end users.

During summer of 2019, Riddhi is working at Amazon in Seattle.

NarendraNarendra Kumar Vankayala joined the group during the spring semester of 2019. He is pursuing a masters degree in computer science at UNC Charlotte, with a strong interest in solving engineering problems related to machine learning and artificial intelligence.

Prior to starting his masters, Narendra worked as a Software Engineer at Mindtree in Bengaluru, India.

During summer of 2019, Narendra is working at Capital Group in Irvine, California.