Sri Priya Sundararajan is a Photonic Integration engineer at Infinera Corporation. She has worked in the semiconductor industry at Advanced Micro Devices, Altera and at a photonics start up in Ottawa, One Chip Photonics. She has a breadth of knowledge which encompasses nanotechnology, photonics, plasmonics, semiconductor physics, microfluidics and electrical engineering acquired during the course of her studies, undergraduate through postdoctoral. She received her doctorate in the field of nanophotonics from the Department of Electrical Engineering at Rice University. She received her B.S. and M.Eng. in Electrical Engineering from Cornell University which inculcated a life long love and appreciation of photonics in her, from the day she fired up her first nitrogen laser built with a crew of five other freshman to today.