Ayan is a third year doctoral student advised by Professor Albert-László Barabási at CCNR. He is interested in applying Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Network Science in escalating biological research. He got his B.E. in Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering from Jadavpur University, India and a Master's degree in Electronic Systems Engineering from the Indian Institute of Science. Prior to joining CCNR, Ayan was working at NVIDIA Graphics in developing GPU architectures for AI and Video Processing.