Hello, welcome to my site. My name is Nick. I'm a designer and illustrator.

About Me


Hello! Welcome to my Digital Portfolio! I am a 2nd year Ph.D. student at Virginia Tech in the Mechanical Engineering Department. I am doing research in the domain of off-road tire mechanics.

Life during Undergraduate Years

I graduated with my Bachelor’s in Mechanical Engineering from ‘AISSMS College of Engineering’ affilliated to the Savitribai Phule Pune University in Spring 2018. I was also the General Secretary of the Mechanical Engineering (Sandwich) Department and was responsible¬†¬†

Chess and Other Interests

I am an international FIDE Rated Chess player having classical ELO rating of 1940. I became a FIDE Arbiter of chess in August 2017, and was the 2nd youngest person to achieve the title in India at the time. Apart from chess, I like reading books in my free time and my favourite book is ‘The Godfather’