Varun Ramakrishnan

Varun Ramakrishnan

Gameplay Programmer, and Graphics Programmer

Purdue University, IN, USA

oceans.varun@gmail.com

+1-219-333-6689


Skills

Graphics Programming

95%

Data Structures and Algorithms

70%

Unity and Unreal

80%

Languages

English

Tamil

Hindi



Work Experience and Achievements

Unity Programmer at Envision Center
Aug 2019 - Current

I work with clients to develop, program, and produce various virtual simulations using Unity Engine.


Recipient of the Office of Undergraduate Research (OUR) Scholarship for 2019-2020
From May 2019 - May 2020

I was selected as a recipient of the OUR Scholarship at Purdue University for my VR research with Prof. Christos Mousas.


Interned as a Gameplay Programmer at NextWave Multimedia
From Jun 2018 - Jul 2018

Worked on various modules such as Shaders, AI, Physics, and UI to improve the game's mechanics and the player's gameplay experience.


Published game on Play Store
Spring 2017

Worked as a programmer on a team to develop, and published a game titled "Requiem for a Bully" on the Play Store, App Store and PC


Won Award for "Best Project"
2015 - 2016

Worked as a programmer on a team to make a simple game using C++ for the class 12 final project and won the annual "Best Project" award for 2016


Education

B.SC COMPUTER GRAPHICS TECHNOLOGY | 2020 | PURDUE UNIVERSITY
2016 - 2020

Majors:

  1. Game Development and Design.
  2. Web Development and Design.

Minor:

  1. Computer Science

Related coursework:- CS, Math, Physics.


HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA | 2016 | VIDYA MANDIR SR. SEC. SCHOOL
2002 - 2016

Group: Computer Science.

Related Coursework:- Math, Physics, Chemistry.