Mr. Pushpendra graduated from Sharda University, Delhi-NCR, India with M.Tech in Nanoscience and Technology in the spring of 2012. He completed his B.Tech in Electronics & Communication Engineering from HITM, Agra, India in the spring of 2009. His senior thesis titled "Fabrication of Silicon Nanoparticles from Porous Silicon" was submitted in May, 2012. He completed an internship at the Material Research Laboratory, Sharda University in the summer of 2011. He also had experience in Academia for three years teaching undergraduate students, with his favorite subjects being Electronics, Nanotechnology and Microprocessors. Pushpendra decided to keep his focus on electrical engineering and joined Rice's Professional Master's program in Electrical Engineering after the first semester.