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Sneha Pai

Interaction Design MFA Candidate

New York, NY, USA
Objective
To plan and create engaging interactive experiences for a variety of products and applications
Education
New York, NY, USA
Aug 2013Present
MFA Interaction Design
Expected graduation: May 2015
Baltimore, MD, USA
Aug 2003May 2007
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Experimental Animation
Magna Cum Laude
Skills
HTML, CSS, Javascript, User Research, Prototyping, Data Visualization, Adobe Creative Suite, Arduino, Processing, Autodesk 3dsMax, Autodesk Maya, Zbrush, Unity 3D, Traditional Animation
Work Experience
Baltimore, MD, USA
Aug 2012Present
Adjunct Faculty
Taught two studio-based introductory 2D and 3D animation courses to a class of 17 undergraduate students.
Washington, DC, USA
Mar 2008Aug 2013
Senior Artist
Designed and developed 3D models, environments, character animations, and user interfaces for medical simulators and scenario-based trainers. Implemented all artwork into a variety of game engines including XBOX, Microsoft Kinect and Unity3D.

Titles include:

Trauma Clinical Scenario Simulation
Bronchoscopy Simulator (XBOX)
Zoll Defibrillator Medical Device Trainer
Plum Infusion IV Pump Device Trainer
Code Orange Hospital Disaster Management Training
Electronic Fetal Heart Rate Monitoring (OB-GYN Simulator)
Washington, DC, USA
Jun 2012Sep 2012
Freelance Artist
Transformed written script into a visual storyboard and vector assets for making educational motion graphic animations for finance industry clients
Boston, MA, USA
Jul 2007Nov 2007
Illustrator
Designed the cover spread, table of contents, and story illustrations for multiple issues of this award-winning South Asian children’s magazine.
Baltimore, MD, USA
Mar 2007Aug 2007
Animation Intern
Collaborated with researchers and professors to plan and produce an animation about the goals and prospects of nano-technology.
Milpitas, CA, USA
Jun 2006Aug 2006
Art Intern
Produced a library of illustrated and 3D modeled assets for use in mobile gaming applications.
Baltimore, MD, USA
Feb 2006May 2006
Animator
Conceptualized, directed, and edited 3D animated promotional trailer for the festival.
Patents
1) Baheti A, Hafey R, Gomez J, and Pai S, "System and method for virtual surgical training", February 2010 (Provisional Patent Application Number 61/337,180)
Publications
1) Baheti A, Hafey R, Pai S, Gomez J, Millo Y. and Desai. J. P, "Real-Time Fiber-Optic Simulator with Force Feedback", IEEE/ASME Transactions on Mechatronics, Volume 17, Issue 1, Feb 2012 pages 98-106.

2) Baheti A, Desai J P, Pai S, Gomez J, Hafey R, Paiz R, Leonard P, Battista A and Millo Y, “Fiber-optic Intubation Simulator with Haptic Feedback” presented at the SSIH meeting Phoenix, AZ Jan 2010