PEOPLE

High School Students

Ashlee SealyAshlee Sealy

Mentor: Anil Thota
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Ashlee Sealy is a junior at the Medical Academy for Science and Technology. She hopes to become a biomedical engineer and feels as though participating in the Adaptive Neural Systems Lab has accelerated her career dream. She hopes to gain a deeper insight into neural interfaces and neural prostheses. In and out of school, Ashlee participates in various professional and community outreach organizations including National Society for High School Scholars, National Junior Honor Society, Mayor's Youth Council, and is also an active volunteer at Baptist Hospital. 

Saadhvi UmeshSaadhvi Umesh

Mentor: Anil Thota
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Saadhvi Umesh is a senior high school student who is part of the vigorous IB (International Baccalaureate) program at her school. The advanced science classes helped her realize her love and passion for science and technology, and she hopes to pursue a career in Robotics. She feels working at the Adaptive Neural Systems lab has given her an opportunity to gain insight within the research field and expose her to a variety of technology and innovation and hopes to use these skills in her future. Apart from academics, Saadhvi is part of a wide array of clubs such as Model United Nation, Mu Alpha Theta (Math honor society), Badminton; and she is the President of her school’s SECME club (science and engineering competitive club), and secretary of her school’s Film society and enjoys film and dance as a passion.