Apsara received her Bachelor of Engineering degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering from the National Institute of Technology Karnataka -Surathkal(India) in the year 2006. From 2006 to 2010 she worked as an Analog Design Engineer in a startup company,Cosmic Circuits Pvt Ltd. Her main work was in the area of low power and high PSRR Low-Drop Out (LDO) regulators and Bandgap references. She also briefly worked on Power-On-Reset blocks and DC-DC converters. Apsara joined the PhD program at the University of Washington in the year 2010. She is currently working on impedance tuning methods in the transformers.