Rushil is currently a sophomore undergrad and is majoring in Computer Engineering. His interest in the study stemmed from a desire to learn about both the software and hardware aspects of modern computing. Rushil has worked on a variety of projects in the past; both personal and through internships. Previously, he had the opportunity to work at Avnera, an audio semiconductor company in Beaverton where he worked on product testing and engineering related projects. This past summer, he worked on an innovation team at Intel where he rapid prototyped virtual reality spaces and worked on user experience design for consumer facing software products. Rushil’s current personal project is building a 3D printer.
In his free time, Rushil enjoys playing ultimate frisbee, biking/hiking, writing poetry and spending time with family and friends. He is a lifelong Pittsburgh Steelers and Portland Trail Blazers fan.
Through participating in the Advantage Accelerator intern program, Rushil hopes to develop new skills, broaden his professional network and support emerging technologies and businesses in a meaningful way.