Bhumika Arora did her M.Tech. in Information Technology with specialization in Bioinformatics from Indian Institute of Information Technology, Allahabad. Some of her academic achievements are: GATE qualified, got credit for Mathematics from University of New South Wales, All India Talent Scholarship Award from Children’s Education Trust of India, New Delhi. Her areas of interest are Protein structure prediction, Computational intelligence and machine learning in bioinformatics, and Computer aided drug designing. She has applied machine learning approach viz. Support Vector Machines for the detection of splice sites in her M.Tech research and based on this work got a paper published in Springer’s Communications in Computer and Information Sciences. Interest as well as deep involvement in M.Tech research has developed a strong desire in her to step forward in this field of applying computational approaches for extracting important information about the molecules of life.
Link to student’s project: IMURA0197