** I think Google Summer of Code is a great opportunity to learn about open source community and apply some concepts learned during the curriculum, in practice. It'd be a great headstart to my professional career. I hope to gain professional and practical experience.
** Please also describe your previous experience with the GSoC, if any. ''Includes any community-bonding, mentor experience or application, not necessarily accepted. We use this subquestion to identify which students are unfamiliar with how the program goes, providing further support. It has no negative impact on your rating!''
*** This is my GSoC experience.
* Why are you choosing Octave?
** I opted for Octave cause it overlaps with my interest areas. I have excellent computer science and mathematical background which inclines me towards Octave.Also, I have worked on Octave for a while and I'd love to contribute to it.