About the Authors

Matthew Shepherd

B.S. Candidate in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, and Computer Science

Experience: Two summer internships at Oracle Corporation (2017 and 2018), NetSuite Global Business Unit on the Application Performance team

Izabella Maraan Pastrana

B.S. Candidate in Electrical Engineering, Second Major in Physics

Experience: Summer research internships at University of Hawai`i Institute for Astronomy (2017) and Caltech Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (2018)

Megan Danielle Lin

B.S. Candidate in Systems Science and Engineering

Experience: Summer internship at ASML Cymer under the production engineering team (2018)

Project Advisors

James H. Buckley, PhD

Ph.D. Physics, University of Chicago

Professor Buckley specializes in astrophysical research in high-energy phenomena. His research interests include the origin of cosmic rays, gamma-ray and multi-wavelength observations of active galaxies and experimental cosmology.

Shantanu Chakrabartty, PhD

Ph.D., Electrical and Computer Engineering, The Johns Hopkins University

Professor Chakrabartty joined the Washington University in St. Louis faculty from Michigan State University, where he served as Professor and Director of the Adaptive Integrated Microsystems Laboratory. He received his B.Tech in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology in Delhi, India before receiving his MS and PhD from Johns Hopkins University in 2002 and 2004.