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Dr. Abhishek K. Gupta received his B.Tech.- M.Tech dual degree in Electrical Engineering from IIT Kanpur in 2010 and PhD degree in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Texas at Austin in 2016. He is currently working as an assistant professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering at Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur. His research interests include wireless communication, stochastic geometry and numerical methods.He was recipient of GE-FS Leadership Award by General Electric (GE) Foundation and Institute of International Education in 2009 and IITK Academic Excellence Award for four consecutive years. He is author of the books MATLAB by Examples (Finch, 2010) and Numerical Methods using MATLAB (Springer Apress, 2014). Previously he was working as Sr. Standards Engineer at Samsung Research America in Dallas, TX. In past, he has worked in Applied Microelectronics Circuit Corporation (Pune), Futurewei Technologies (NJ) and Nokia Networks (IL).

 

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Krishna Jagannathan obtained his B. Tech. in Electrical Engineering from IIT Madras in 2004, and the S.M. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in 2006 and 2010 respectively. During 2010-2011, he was a visiting post-doctoral scholar in Computing and Mathematical Sciences at Caltech, and an off-campus post-doctoral fellow at MIT. Since November 2011, he has been with the Department of Electrical Engineering, IIT Madras, where he is currently an associate professor. He worked as a consultant at the Mathematical Sciences Research Center, Bell Laboratories, Murray Hill, NJ in 2005, and as an engineering intern at Qualcomm, Campbell, CA in 2007. His research interests lie in the stochastic modeling and analysis of communication networks, transportation networks, network control, and queuing theory.

 

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Dr. Jayakrishnan U Nair received his Ph.D from California Institute of Technology in 2012. Previously, he completed his B.Tech. and M.Tech.  in Electrical Engineering from IIT Bombay, India, in 2007. He also worked as postdoctoral researcher in California Institute of Technology (June'12 - May'13) and Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica (June'13 - May'14).

Currently, he is an assistant professor in department of  Electrical Engineering, IIT Bombay since 2014. His research interests include Queueing theory, Communication networks, Heavy tails etc.

 

Dr. Ketan Rajawat received the PhD degree from the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Minnesota in 2012. He completed his B.Tech-M.Tech. dual degree in Electrical Engineering from IIT Kanpur in 2007. He is currently working as an Assistant Professor at Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, Kanpur.

His research interests include:

1. Optimization algorithms in communications

2. Dynamic network measurement and cartography

3. Network Localization

4. Network Optimization

 

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Dr. Sam Darshi received the PhD degree from the Department of Electronics and Electrical Engineering (EEE), Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati (IITG) in 2015. He completed his B.Tech. degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE) from M.J.P. Rohilkhand university, Bareilly, India, in 2009. After his PhD, he was with Indian Institute of Information Technology Guwahati (IIITG). He is currently working as an Assistant Professor at Indian Institute of Technology Ropar, Punjab.

 

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Dr. Satyam Agarwal received his Ph.D in electrical engineering from IIT Delhi. Previously, he completed his B.Tech. in electronics and communication from Thapar University, India, in 2010, and the M.Tech. degree in electrical engineering from IIT Kanpur in 2012. He worked for as system software engineer at ST-Ericsson Bangalore from Jul. - Dec. 2012. Before joining IIT Guwahati as Assistant professor in June 2017, he worked as postdoctoral researcher in the department of telecommunications at Politecnico di Torino under the mentorship of Prof. Carla Chiasserini. His research interests include link and cross layer protocol design and performance studies in wireless networks.