Sumit received his BS in Mechanical Engineering from Delhi Technological University. During his undergraduate studies, Sumit worked on preliminary design and analysis of freeze desalination cycle using iterative finite element method. After graduation, Sumit worked in the Energy sector at Indian Oil Corporation Limited, providing pre-commissioning and commissioning support for various Petrochemical Projects across India. He is currently pursuing his Master’s in Mechanical Engineering and is a recipient of various scholarships, including the KC Mahindra Scholarship for Post Graduate studies. His primary research interest lies in the design of bio-inspired robots for assistive applications, dynamics, and control.