Omkar Prabhune

Position title: M.S. Student

Email: oprabhune@wisc.edu

Biography

I am first-year master’s student in Electrical and Computer Engineering at UW-Madison. I am broadly interested in Machine Learning, Data Science, Embedded Systems, and Software Development. I completed my Bachelor’s in Electronics and Telecommunication with a minor in Computer Engineering from College of Engineering, Pune. I worked with Citi for 2 years as a Machine Learning and Software Engineer.

Education

  • University of Wisconsin-Madison | August 2021 – Present
    – M.S. in Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • College of Engineering, Pune | May 2019
    – B.Tech in Electronics and Telecommunication
    – Minor in Computer Engineering

Publication

Work Experience

  • University of Wisconsin-Madison
    – Teaching Assistant – ECE 315 | Fall 2021
  • Citicorp Services India
    – Technology Analyst: Data Science | August 2020 – July 2021
    – Technology Analyst: Full-stack development | July 2019 – July 2020
  • Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore
    – Research Intern at Rapid Rich Object Search (ROSE) Lab – Deep Learning | May 2018 – July 2018
  • Siemens Technology and Services Pvt Ltd.
    – Research Intern – Intelligence Traffic Systems | July 2017 – February 2018

Research Interests

  • Machine Learning
  • Data Science
  • Computer Vision
  • Embedded Systems

Awards

  • DAC Young Fellowship, 2021
  • Best Outgoing Student Award by College of Engineering, Pune from the undergraduate batch of 2019
  • Best Student Project Award 2019 for undergraduate theses by Tata Consultancy Services
  • Citi Gratitude Award from Pune Site Leadership Team