Abraham (Aperahama) Parangi
Contact.
Abraham.Parangi@gmail.com
www.cambriangames.com
(781) 775-0815
Permanent Address.
44 Conant Rd.
Lincoln, MA
01773
Goals.
To do work that I can be proud
of and to be as good as possible at what I do.
Interests.
Machine Learning
Genetic Algorithms
Human Computer Interaction
User Experience Design
Real Time Rendering
Graphic Design
Cool Clothes
Technologies.
HTML5/CSS/Javascript
Processing/Java
OpenGL/GLSL
Python/Django
MySQL/PostgreSQL
PHP
MATLAB
C++
C#
Education.
Cornell University - Ithaca, NY
Bachelor of Arts in Computer Science, Class of 2013
Courses.
Artificial Intelligence & AI Practicum
Algorithms
Computer Graphics
Networks and Game Theory
Scottish Literature
Professional Experience.
Integrated Computer Solutions
Software Engineering Intern ( Winter 2013 ) Created Kinect-like gesture recognition library with highly robust performance as a project for winter break.
Apple Inc.
Software Engineering Intern ( Summer 2012 ) Worked in software engineering in iAd.
STELLAService
Software Engineering Intern ( Summer 2011 ) Was the second technical person hired at this startup. Carried out a wide variety of technical tasks including website and database design and development.
Raytheon Company
Software Engineering Intern ( Summer 2009 - 2010 ) Responsible for radar hardware analysis software package. Acquired skills in Windows, Unix, and embedded development.
Minuteman Technical High School
Robotics Instructor ( Summer 2006 - 2008 ) Robotics Instructor for Computer Experience summer camp. Taught BASIC, Java, NQC.
Personal Projects.
Cloth
Cloth is a clean document formatting tool and text editor written in javascript and inspired by LaTeX.
Ghostwriter
An experiment in indexing, real time search, and 19th century fiction. The user enters text into a search box and when the user stops typing, the computer starts typing where the user left off with a grammatically contiguous passage from the complete works of Edgar Allan Poe.
Marquee
A bookmarklet which runs on top of Turntable.fm and features a WebGL music visualizer.
Creative Computing Society
A club I founded dedicated to exploring novel uses of computers and data.
Reddidata
A real time visual analysis tool for exploring the relationships between communities on reddit.
Chinese Checkers AI - CS 4701
A system to generate Chinese-Checkers-playing bots through genetic programming.
Misc.
Atkinson Scholarship, Sudbury Foundation ( 2009 - 2013 )
Armed Forces Communications & Electronics Association Fellowship, AFCEA ( 2009 )