2014 Scholars

Harshada Chavan

Harshada Chavan is a master’s student at North Dakota State University working on an NSF funded project concerning spatial data management. She has worked with SAP Labs in India for three years as a software developer. Prior to working at SAP, Harshada earned a master’s degree in computer science from the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay.

“Nothing else teaches you to think simple, wider and extensible better than computer science. ‘Simple’ because you should be clear on the design of the solution, ‘wider’ because you should accommodate all the requirements and ‘extensible’ because you should be able to incorporate future requirements with ease.”