Louis Atsaves is from Mansfield, Texas. He attended the Oakridge School in Arlington, Texas. While a highschool student in Texas, Louis attended many math competitions which sparked an interest in mathematics. Louis graduated Oakridge and then entered MIT as an undergrad in 2008. At MIT, Louis majored in mathematics and also founded the MIT Math Modeling Club, which served as a training course for the annual MCM (Mathematics Contest in Modeling). As an undergrad at MIT, Louis participated in six research projects and published two papers. His research projects were in the fields of mathematical biology, quantum computation, civil engineering, algebraic topology, partial differential equations, and medicinal biology. Louis currently works at Draper Laboratory in Cambridge, MA and hopes to pursue a PhD. in mathematics next year. Send Email

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