Rohan Deshpande

Youth Achievement Education and Cultural Arts Award

(First  Place Winner – 2017)

Rohan has been invited to represent North Carolina at Center for Excellent in Education’s Research Science Institute (RSI) and his research involved developing a low-cost collision avoidance system for aircraft using a 360 degrees radar under mentorship of MIT professors. He also invited an Arduino based device that reduces wasted power consumption. These accomplishments got the nod from the judges to be honored as a  First place winner in this category.