Vamsi is a graduate student at the Department of Statistics. While currently a Master's student, he hopes to pursue a PhD in statistics. Originally from Chennai, India, he graduated with a Master's degree in Mathematical Sciences, majoring in statistics from the University of Hyderabad, India. His research interests involve the combined application of statistics, mathematics and computer science to solving problems in life sciences. Presently, Vamsi is a Graduate Teaching Assistant and has taught STAT 380 and STAT 218. In his free time, he likes to be outdoors playing tennis or biking, and reading a book.