Age: 17Chandler, AZ
Category: Engineering/Electrical/Embedded Systems
Project Title: A Low-Cost, Clutter-Cancelling Life Detection System for First Response after Natural Disasters
Where do you see yourself in 10 years?
I see myself starting a company or working as a researcher at a company lab.
If you could have dinner with the five most interesting people in the world, living or dead, who would they be?
Takeo Kanade, Isaac Newton, James Harden, Barack Obama, and Albert Einstein
What is your absolute dream job?
Researching in AI or Embedded Systems while making a lot of money.
If you were a wrestler, what would your entrance song be?
'Maad City by Kendrick Lamar
Aside from necessities, what's one thing you could not go a day without?
Honey Bunches of Oats Cereal
What lame superpower would you want?
Limitless and Comprehensive Memory
If you could be on any TB show, which one would it be?
What is your favorite food?
Say you're independently wealthy and don't have to work, what would you do with your time?
I would play basketball or do DIY home projects for leisure, then I would start learning about business to invest my wealth
Which skill would you like to learn?
Faster mental math ability
What is your favorite tradition or holiday?
In the News
CHANDLER TEEN AWARDED $25,000 FOR A LOW-COST LIFE DETECTION SYSTEM FOR FIRST RESPONDERS
Sachin Konan to be Named a 2018 Davidson Fellow
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