Current and Past students

Current Students

Nada Aly:

An NJIT Computer Science student that wants to create a better world with software, mobile apps, and games! She enjoys creating artwork and inventing games like RPGs and Rhythm games on Unity. Her specialties include Unity 2D/3D, Python, Java, Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator, Clip Studio Paint, Adobe Flash, and speaking fluently in Arabic.

Andres Orbe:

Gopher, archer, longboarder, maker, golfer these are all words to describe him. Computer Science student, working in the MIXR lab to explore the vast opportunities that VR, and by extension, the tech field, have to offer. 

  Enrique Castelan:

A recent computer science and mathematics graduate who enjoys working with XR. His dream job would be to continue working with VR/AR and computer vision to solve the problems of tomorrow.


Past Students

Summer 2019  
Ian Rosenburg:

A student whose major is in Information Technology and is pursuing a career in game development. His skills include, C++, C#, C, Java, Python, Javascript, HTML5, CSS3, Vulkan API, Google ARCore API,

Microsoft Azure Platform, Microsoft Spatial Anchors API, Unity Engine, PHP, MySQL .

Shannon Hargrave:

A Unity developer currently creating virtual reality and augmented reality experiences.

Gao Ge:

Gao is a second-year NJIT student majoring in Computer Science. He was the project manager of a weather simulation project. He works with the team and helped to develop and troubleshoot problems they meet in the developing progress. He also managed the Unity weather simulation’s implementation, and lead the team to collect sponsor’s specifications and to meet the required standards.

Shweta Kumar:

A senior at Hillsborough High School who plans to major in computer science in college. At the MIXR lab, she designed websites and organized research projects that utilized virtual and augmented reality to identify how people would interact in a specific setting.

Arsh Banerjee:

A senior at Bayonne High School who aspires to pursue Computer Science in college. At the MIXR Lab, Arsh uses his skill set in machine learning, data analytics, and several programming languages to analyze data from different Virtual Reality experiments.

Fall 2018- Spring 2019  
Nishanth Gona:

A third-year Computer Science and Mathematics major at NJIT. He enjoys software engineering, working with game development, as well as XR/VR.

Sailaja Kuchibhatla:

A third-year student at NJIT majoring in Computer Science and minoring in Applied Mathematics. She would like to pursue a Master’s in Data Science and learn more about Mixed Reality, Artificial Intelligence, and Machine Learning.

Jacob Maher:

Unity developer, who mostly works in VR/AR applications. He got into game development because of his love for games, and he starting working with VR/AR apps because he enjoys gamifying experiences that people are mostly exposed to in the real world.