Raj is an avid computer programmer and a senior at Monta Vista High School. He has participated in various coding competitions, such as the USA Computing Olympiad (USACO) and Stanford ProCo. In USACO, a national online programming contest, he reached the highest division: Platinum. Raj is also a student researcher working under Professor Sindy Tang in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Stanford University. Aside from academics, he also plays for his school varsity tennis team. During his free time, Raj enjoys playing video games and watching movies.