Gagandeep grew up in the city of Lucknow in India and got his Masters in Computer Science at Indiana University Bloomington. Before pursuing a masters degree at IU, Gagandeep worked as a Software Engineer for about 3 years at Aricent. His masters program at IU gave him the opportunity to diversify his skills. As a Summer Intern and later a Research Assistant at the Advanced Visualization Laboratory at UITS, Research Technologies, he had the opportunity to experiment with web-based virtual-reality technologies. Right after his graduation, he was offered a job to work as a Software Developer with Cyberinfrastructure for Network Science Institute under Prof. Katy Borner. At CNS, he worked on developing web-applications for visualizing data for about 2 years, before joining the Sunapsis team at OIS in June 2019.
In his free time, he enjoys listening to and exploring contemporary music. He loves playing table-tennis. He also enjoys going to live-events on campus and just staying active in general. Trying out new things keeps him inspired.