Pranav Mohanty

Pranav Mohanty

Pranov is an astrophysicist by training, having a Bachelor’s in Astronomy & Astrophysics from Florida Institute of Technology, and a Master’s in Astronomy Research from Leiden University in 2018.

He lives in the Netherlands and works as a data scientist in an agro-tech start-up doing hyperspectral imagery to help crops and vineyards. He sees himself as a consummate scientist and a learner for life, always looking to push the boundaries of what he knows about the universe.

Pranav is currently co-authoring a paper on X-ray astronomy based on his Master’s research which has been accepted for publication.

He was a member at the Florida Tech chapter of the Secular Student Alliance from 2013 – 2016 and was elected Secretary and then President during that time.