Schröfelhofstrasse 18-06-07
81375 Munich, Germany

ankur218@yahoo.com
ankur.sinha@tum.de

+49 176 34657120

                   


Hello, World!

I am Ankur Sinha, currently pursuing my Master of Science in Informatics at the Technical University of Munich in Munich, Germany. I have completed my Bachelor of Technology in Computer Science and Engineering from SRM University in Chennai, India.

My areas of interest include Data Science and Web Development.

My hobbies include cooking, drawing, traveling, collecting currencies, playing cricket and table tennis.

I speak English, Hindi, Tamil, Bengali and a bit of Urdu and German.

Education

Education
ProgramInstitutionCompletionPercentage/GPA
M.Sc. in InformaticsTU Munich, Munich, GermanyOctober 2017 (Expected)N/A
B.Tech. in Computer Science and EngineeringSRM University, Chennai, IndiaMay 20159.74/10
All India Senior School Certificate ExaminationSBOAJC, Chennai, IndiaMay 201182%
All India Secondary School ExaminationSBOAJC, Chennai, IndiaMay 200985.6%
Academic Ranks and Scholarships
AchievementOrganizationDate
Campus Rank - 1SRM University, Chennai, IndiaMay 2015
University Rank - 8SRM University, Chennai, IndiaNovember 2012, November 2013
Performance Based Merit ScholarshipSRM University, Chennai, IndiaNovember 2012, November 2013

Experience

Bet It Best GmbH
OrganizationBet It Best GmbH
LocationMunich, Germany
RoleWorking Student - Backend Developer
DurationMay 2016 - April 2016
DescriptionWorking on development online betting broker application
ToolsPHP, Codeigniter, MySQL
Smart Reporting GmbH
OrganizationSmart Reporting GmbH
LocationMunich, Germany
RoleWorking Student - Frontend Developer
DurationJanuary 2016 - March 2016
DescriptionWorked on frontend of health based web application framework
ToolsSASS, JavaScript, Symfony
Technical University of Munich
OrganizationTechnical University of Munich
LocationMunich, Germany
RoleStudent Research Assistant
DurationDecember 2015 - February 2016
DescriptionWorked on construction of robust affinity graphs
ToolsMATLAB
Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Pvt. Ltd.
OrganizationOil and Natural Gas Corporation Pvt. Ltd.
LocationChennai, India
RoleTrainee
DurationDecember 2013
DescriptionDeveloped a web application to manage seismic-to-text translated data
ToolsJavaScript, PHP
Make A Difference
OrganizationMake A Difference
LocationChennai, India
RoleCommunity Fund Raising Intern
DurationOctober 2014 - April 2015
DescriptionRaised funds through various campaigns across the city for children at risk

Skills

Technical Skills
Programming LanguagesC, C++, Java, HTML, CSS, SASS, PHP, JavaScript, SQL, R, Python
DatabasesMySQL, PostgreSQL
Operating SystemsWindows XP/7/10, Ubuntu, Fedora
Other ToolsTwitter Bootstrap, Foundation, CodeIgniter, Symfony, D3.js, WordPress, MATLAB
Projects
MVG Bike Sharing System Data Analysis
NameMVG Bike Sharing System Data Analysis
InstitutionTU Munich
TimelineJune 2016 - December 2016
DescriptionData Analysis of MVG Bike Sharing System to study the usage patterns of the bike with respect to path, regions, and various weather conditions.
ToolsR, Python
Reddit Comments Data Analysis
NameReddit Comments Data Analysis
InstitutionTU Munich
TimelineNovember 2015 - February 2016
DescriptionGenerated word clouds for various subreddits, analyzed the activity distribution, sentiments and communication styles of users, and computed the most controversial subreddits.
ToolsR, Python
Intelligent Systems for Analysis of Power Consumption in Homes
NameIntelligent Systems for Analysis of Power Consumption in Homes
InstitutionSRM University
TimelineJanuary 2015 - March 2015
DescriptionControl home appliances from remote locations. Get analytics of power consumption for different home appliances.
ToolsRaspberry Pi, Twitter Bootstrap, D3.js, PHP, MySQL
The Online Faculty Student Interaction System
NameThe Online Faculty Student Interaction System
InstitutionSRM University
TimelineDecember 2012 - February 2013
DescriptionWebsite to bridge the gap between teachers and students in SRM University. Features include blogging platform, alumni network, academic content downloads.
ToolsTwitter Bootstrap, JavaScript, PHP, WordPress, MySQL
Publications
TitleAuthorsDetails
A Systematic Approach to Big DataAnkur Sinha, Srikanth Natarajan, Muthu RamakrishnanInternational Journal of Information and Computation Technology, Volume 4, Number 9 (2014), pp. 869-878 [ISSN 0974-2239]

Activities

Achievements
AchievementOrganizationDate
Completed German A2Goethe InstituteAugust 2015
Won the "Most Distinguished Presentation" awardQuality Circle Forum of India, ChennaiFebruary 2014
Runner Up of Brainetiks Quiz CompetitionSRM University, ChennaiSeptember 2011
Completed Grade 4 in PianoTrinity College of Music, LondonOctober 2005
Activities
Gave seminar on "Blockchain in Big Data" at Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
Conducted a workshop on web designing at Übertech 2013, a National Level Technical Symposium, SRM University
Coordinated "Quagmire" - a technical event on web designing and development at Übertech 2013, a National Level Technical Symposium, SRM University
Assistant Coordinator of Technical Events at Association of Computer Science Engineers, SRM University

Online Courses

Online Courses - Technical
CourseInstitutionPlatformDate
Machine LearningStanford UniversityCourseraFebruary 2017
Introduction to LinuxLinux FoundationedXAugust 2014
Exploratory Data AnalysisJohns Hopkins UniversityCourseraAugust 2014
Hadoop FundamentalsBig Data UniversityBig Data UniversityMay 2014
Cloud ComputingRackspaceRackspaceApril 2014
Online Courses - Non-Technical
CourseInstitutionPlatformDate
Foundations of Teaching for Learning 3: Learners and LearningCommonwealth Education TrustCourseraJuly 2014
Critical Perspectives on ManagementIE Business SchoolCourseraMarch 2014
Introduction to PschologySan José State UniversityUdacityJanuary 2014