Kadambari Devarajan (aka KD) is a computer-scientist-turned-ecologist and her research involves applying tenets of computer science to visualize and analyze scientific data. She is a data geek who likes to study wildlife and animal behavior.
She is currently a graduate student in Wildlife Biology and Conservation at the National Center for Biological Sciences where she is learning to combine her love for field work and ecology with quantitative tools. At various times, she has dabbled with programming, journalism, physics, technical writing, Free and Open Source Software, copy-editing, natural history, event management, quizzing, word games, roller skating, and classical dance. She is a compulsive reader, eclectic traveler, enthusiastic trekker, amateur birdwatcher, highly excitable photographer, ardent FOSS evangelist/user, and big-time foodie.
She recently won Expedia’s blogging contest with this post and the prize was an all-expenses paid trip to the UK. Their official blog contains travel updates from her and the other winning travel bloggers. She traveled to the UK and Ireland in May 2012, exploring the length and breadth of the isles.
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