Lalin worked at Apple as the Signal processing/ ML Architect on the AirPods project. He started his graduate studies on neural correlates in the cerebellum during reach-to-grasp. He changed his thesis to Adaptive Digital Signal Processing and completed an industry-sponsored Ph.D. on the phenomenon of Entrainment in Adaptive Filters He was a leading technical member on countless wireless, audio, and DSP products for Starkey Labs, Bosch, and Intel before joining Apple in 2011, where he designed high-quality audio algorithms for iPhone 4 thru 6. He holds many patents in the field of Signal Processing and ML. He is passionate about computer vision and artificial general intelligence (AGI).