Aravindh is a Graduate student at University of Illinois at Chicago, pursuing his Masters in Energy Engineering. He received his Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering from Jansons Institute of Technology, college affiliated to Anna University, India in the year 2015. He was recognized with Best Outgoing Student award for the year 2015 by his college. He worked with the Energy Initiative newsletter and website and also assisted Prof. Dr. Elizabeth Kocs during his period as an Graduate Intern. He’s very much interested in exploring new opportunities and making new connections. Energy storage, Renewable energy and Building efficiency are his areas of interest. He hopes to obtain a career in energy and sustainability in the future.