Rameswara Sashi Kiran Challa

Senior Data Scientist

Rameswara Sashi Kiran Challa, Data Scientist, brings more than a decade of experience in data science and machine learning to The Water Institute. His experience and applied research examines applying statistical machine learning algorithms, time series analysis, and forecasting to real-world challenges.

Prior to joining The Water Institute, Challa as the Senior Enterprise Data Scientist-Business Intelligence and Advanced Analytics for Geisinger brought his interests in using data science and machine learning to solve problems to the healthcare industry. Prior to that, Challa was a Bioinformatics Analyst Global Trait Discovery Informatics at DuPont working on gene sequences and developing software to analyze large amounts of data.

Challa received his bachelor’s and master’s degree in Honors Chemistry from Sri Sathya Sai University, Andhra Pradesh, India, and a master’s degree in Cheminformatics from Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana.