Roboticist, PVC Aerophone. As a robotics engineering student, he makes robots. As a musician in performance ensembles, he makes music. As a member of the MPR lab, he makes robots that make music. A member of the PVC Aerophone team, Tanuj is interested in the capability of the instrument to perform virtuosic pieces – focusing on compound time signatures and complex rhythms – and compose or improvise its own music in real time during a performance. He also hopes to one day have the instrument be internet-famous. B.S. Robotics Engineering, Computer Science, expected 2018, Worcester Polytechnic Institute.