Kirin Sinha

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Kirin Sinha studies Theoretical Mathematics and Electrical Engineering/Computer Science, with a minor in Music, at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. After years of tutoring and teaching, she founded SHINE, a community service organization targeted at encouraging 7th grade girls to pursue the study of mathematics through a unique combination of dance and math. Kirin conducts research in hydrodynamic quantum analogs and performs with a professional Bharatanatyam troupe in Boston, in addition to having danced with numerous competitive groups on campus. She will pursue Part III of the Mathematical Tripos at Cambridge and hopes to expand SHINE internationally.