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Pratik Jain, MSc Student

Where are you from and where did you complete your undergraduate studies?

I belongs to a city named “Agra” , in northern part of India where symbol of Love “TAJ MAHAL” is located. I have completed my undergraduate studies (2005-2009) from Uttar Pradesh Technical University(UPTU), India.                   

What is your research about and why are you excited about your projects?

My research area is in multidisciplinary fields of computer science from theoritical to practical approaches. I have worked in mainframes, DB2, Java, requirements engineering and designing. My interest is particularly in studying software engineering, adaptation system, networking and software application development. Currently, I am working on project called SAVI-Smart Applications on Virtual Infrastructure which is a canada wide initiative to redefine the “Internet” using technologies like OpenFlow, and OpenStack.

What do you like to do outside of research and academics?

I love to swim, playing pool and snooker, watching bollywood/hollywood movies and

listening to music. I am also passionate about exploring new places and meeting new peoples.

What are your career goals and future plans?

My short term goal is to work in projects in my masters degree and gain valuable research experience by exploring and learning from innerself and my peered ones. Then, would like to settle down in a company where I have acess to decision making processes. Long term plan is to acquire entrepreneur skills and to own a company.

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Contact info 
Engineering/Computer Science Dept. Building. 
Rigi Lab - ECS 412
Victoria, BC. Canada
E-mail: pratik[at]