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Hi, I’m Gautam, currently pursing my master’s in computer science at Dalhousie University, Halifax. I’m working with professor Tushar Sharma and contributing to SMART-lab as a research assistant. My interest mainly focus on better software engineering and its analysis, like code smells, software design and optimization.


Fall 2022 - Present
Graduate Research Assistant at SMART lab, Dalhousie University.

January 2023 - April 2023
Teaching Assistant and Marker at Dalhousie University for Course CSCI 5308 Advanced Topics in Software Development.

Summer 2019 - Fall 2022
⤷ Started at DXC Technology as an Associate then worked as a Professional Software Engineer. Worked in life insurance sector and contributed to DXC Assure.


  • [Palit2023]
    I Palit, G Shetty, H Arif and T Sharma. “Automatic Refactoring Candidate Identification Leveraging Effective Code Representation” In Proceedings of the Int’l Conf. on Software Maintenance and Evolution (ICSME NIER 2023). October 2023. Bogotá, Colombia.


Don’t hesitate to contact me for any potential opportunities or to connect.
📧 gautamshetty[at]pm[dot]me