Hi there! My name is Shishir; I also go by Sunny. I am a human being.

I am employed as a mathematician by UC San Diego. I work and live on lands stewarded since time immemorial by the Kumeyaay people.

Besides math, other things I like doing include: doodling, reading, cooking, backpacking, studying language(s), etc.

When linguistically relevant, I’m comfortable with the use of either masculine or generic grammatical gender in references to me (en: he or they pronouns, hi-ur: -ā inflections, …).

You can get in touch with me via email at:

Something on this website was last updated on October 3, 2022. Software used in its making includes: Jekyll (including jekyll-scholar, jekyll-pandoc, and jekyll-redirect-from), Inkscape, $$\KaTeX$$, Ubuntu, and probably many other things I’m forgetting to mention…