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Sneha Pai

UX Designer

New York, NY, USA

Work Experience

American Express

User Experience Design Summer Associate

Envisioned the future of financial information and the credit card experience within the Digital Consumer Experiences (DCE) Interactive team
June 2014 - August 2014 New York, New York, United States

Maryland Institute College Of Art

Part-time Animation Faculty

Taught two studio-based introductory 2D and 3D animation courses to a class of 17 undergraduate students.
August 2012 - May 2013 Baltimore, Maryland, United States

Medstar Health's Simulation Training Education Lab (SiTEL)

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)
March 2008 - August 2013 Washington, District of Columbia, United States

Education

School Of Visual Arts (SVA)

Master of Fine Arts in Interaction Design

August 2013 - May 2015 New York, United States

Maryland Institute College Of Art (MICA)

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Experimental Animation

Magna Cum Laude
August 2003 - May 2007 Baltimore, Maryland, United States

Skills

HTML, CSS, Javascript, User Research, Prototyping, Data Visualization, Adobe Creative Suite, Arduino, Processing, Autodesk 3dsMax, Autodesk Maya, Zbrush, Unity 3D, Traditional Animation

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