Tanmay majored in Computer Science at the University of Minnesota. His primary research interests are in robot perception. He is worked on predicting diver motion to improve diver following by robots underwater. In the past, he worked with the Cryogenic Dark Matter Search (CDMS) group in the Department of Physics to create a neutron shield for the group's dark matter detector. He joined Sentera after graduating from the UoM in the Spring of 2021.