Dr. Ujjwal Narayan is a Full-Stack Software Developer at Cloud to Street responsible for developing the client facing web platform, data integration, and orchestration pipelines. He has aided clients in software development and delivery with core technology specialization in Geospatial Information Systems, Systems Integration, Service Oriented Architecture, Data Services, Data Analytics and Web development. He enjoys participating in all aspects of the software development lifecycle, including estimating, technical design, implementation, documentation, testing, deployment and support of application developed for clients. He has deep experience with multiple front-end web technologies, data-driven Single Page web Applications (SPA), RESTful API development, Web frameworks such as Django, Flask, Drupal, Node.js and ASP.net, build tools, testing frameworks, Relational as well as noSQL databases, version control, cloud technologies.
Ujjwal received his B.S. in Civil Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology in 2002, followed by a PhD from the University of South Carolina in August 2006, where he was awarded the NASA Earth System Science fellowship, Stephen Taber Award for Outstanding PhD Research and the Dean’s Award for Excellence in Graduate Study as well as an Outstanding Student Paper award by AGU. His dissertation focused on hydrological modeling and microwave remote sensing of soil moisture. He also worked as post-doctoral associate for 2½ years at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology under the supervision where he focused on the development of numerical modeling frameworks for long term simulation of land atmosphere interactions.
His research has been published in peer reviewed journals.