ESP Biography


Major: Computer Science

College/Employer: MIT

Year of Graduation: 2023

Picture of Shashvat Srivastava

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Past Classes

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H15366: How to NOT be a Decent Human Being in Splash 2022 (Nov. 19 - 20, 2022)
Is your ideal future self a complete narcissist? Is being considerate of others utterly exhausting? Or maybe, just maybe, there's someone in particular you want to... annoy. If you answered yes, this class is for you! There are countless reasons to not want to be decent. (Note: not being decent is different from being indecent. Even we have standards.)

X13265: Aliens, History of Adobe Flash, Advanced Cryptography! in Splash 2019 (Nov. 23 - 24, 2019)
This course has three teachers (Wayne, Shashvat, and Riya). For each of the subjects "History of Adobe Flash", "Advanced Cryptography", and "Aliens" (these are subject to change), two of us will prepare a presentation on the subject and the third will get to present on it without ever having seen the slides beforehand. Come learn these subjects off slides with us!

C13376: Introduction to Blockchains in Splash 2019 (Nov. 23 - 24, 2019)
Learn about how blockchains and cryptocurrencies work from an expert. Will start by teaching some basic cryptography, then will move onto detailed explanations on how blockchains and cryptocurrencies work. You will learn a lot more than the generic descriptions you might find in the news!