Aditya Bhagavathi
Aditya Bhagavathi
Height: 5'6"
Year: SO
Hometown: Plainsboro, NJ
High School: West Windsor-Plainsboro HS
Event: Distance

As a First-Year (2012-2013):

Cross Country -- Competed in all five meets ... Had the fastest Caltech time in four of those five competitions ... Personal best 8K time of 27:13 at the SCIAC Championships (the 16th best time in Caltech history) ... Ran a 20:15 6K in his first collegiate at the Redland Invitational

Track/Field -- Posted season best times in the 5000 (16:07.69) and 1500 (4:06.61) races at the Pomona-Pitzer Invitational ... Ran the 800 meters in a season best time of 2:03.63 at the Caltech SCIAC three-way meet

High School:

Member of the cross country and track and field teams in high school...Set a personal 5k record of 17:00...Was a member of the 4xmile team that set the school record...Personal record of 4:31 for full mile


Personal:

Computer Science major...Siemens competition regional semifinalist...enjoys playing basketball in his free time...His favorite team is the Detroit Lions and his favorite player is the Lions' receiver Calvin Johnson...His most exciting research project has been studying phylogenetic inference of protein energetics...Son of Anjali and Sharathkumar...Has a sibling named Amol