About the Author
Lakshmi Chandrasekaran

Lakshmi Chandrasekaran

Lakshmi Chandrasekaran received her Ph.D. in mathematical sciences from the New Jersey Institute of Technology. She earned her masters in science journalism with a health and science writing concentration from Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism. She is a freelance science writer whose work has appeared in PLUS math magazine, HELIX - Science in Society magazine at Northwestern University, and The Munich Eye, an online newspaper based in Munich, Germany.