Suraj is a Computer Science Masters Student at University of Hawaii at Manoa. His home country is Nepal and he did his undergraduate from Institute of Engineering, Pulchowk Campus, Nepal. As a part of his research and thesis, he is working on a way to optimizing the data flow between nodes. He is doing internship at USC-ISI from June 2017 to July 2017. His internship focuses on a way to use Pegasus workflow management system to run Big Data Spark jobs in a HPC cluster.