Karthik is a Post-Bachelor Research Associate at the Distributed Active Archive Center (DAAC) for Biogeochemical Dynamics at ORNL. Here, Karthik is developing data visualization and analysis tools for geospatial data. He graduated from Hendrix College in 2017 with a major in Physics and minor in Computer Science. Afterwards, he interned at the NASA Goddard Earth Sciences Data and Information Services Center (GES DISC) DAAC. He produced data recipes that demonstrated how to download and analyze data from the GES DISC DAAC.