Agus graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with a Master's degree in Mathematics, where he was an Illinois Distinguished Fellow. He is currently a PhD student in Mathematics at UCLA. His research interests include analysis of partial differential equations (PDE) motivated by physical systems. He was previously an Australian National University summer research scholar in 2011 and 2012, and also a Santander undergraduate research scholar at Imperial College London in 2012. In his free time, he enjoys watching movies and various Korean variety shows.