Anupama Kumar is working on the Vader and the Powernet projects. She is involved in part networking (socket programming) part of integrating Hardware in the loop simulators with Vader servers: establishing data communication between the two. While at power net, she is assembling the circuit for the smart plugs and testing them. She is also working on integration with Alexa, the Amazon smart device. Individual efforts include putting up Jupiter systems to analyze various data collected using NestAPI, UtilityAPI and PlanetLabsAPI.