Hello there!


I'm Ranveer Aggarwal.
I currently work as a software engineer at Microsoft India.
I recently graduated from IIT Bombay (2016).
I waste my time in programming, gaming and reading (mostly) fiction.

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What's new?


I wrote a raytracer in Rust!

More Graphics

I switched teams at Microsoft. I am now working on this cool diagramming application called Visio. Officially a part of the Office team :D

Website Update

I switched to a yaml-based data approach for the website content. Just makes things easier.

Currently Working on


6 PRs down, many more to go.

A Game (Title Undecided)

I'm trying to build a game in Unity, let's see how it goes.


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Latest Posts

Dec 9, 2016

Originally, an answer to What do mentors see in a participant while selecting them for GSoC? on Quora. If you were a mentor, what would you want in a student? As a participant, you are completely unknown to a mentor....

Aug 19, 2016

Currently, if you have an OpenGL interface, you need to use Qt/GTK or some UI library to create a window and focus out of the OpenGL window to do simple UI tasks like fill forms, click on a button, save...

Apr 28, 2016

I have been selected for Google Summer of Code (GSoC) 2016. I’ll be working on a SciFi UI using Python-VTK under DIPY (Python Software Foundation) and I’ll be mentored by Eleftherios Garyfallidis and Marc-Alexandre Côté. DIPY is a python toolbox...