Students and Postdoctoral Researchers

Current PhD students

  • Ka Kit Lam

  • Govinda Kamath

  • Farzan Farnia

Current Postdoctoral Researchers

  • Sreeram Kannan

  • Eren Sasoglu

  • Adel Javannard

  • Meisam Razaviyayn

  • Ilan Shomorony

Former Ph.D. Students:

  • Pramod Viswanath (Professor, UIUC). Thesis: Capacity of vector multiple access channels, 2000.

  • Lizhong Zheng (Professor, MIT). Thesis: Diversity-multiplexing tradeoff: A comprehensive view of multiple antenna systems, 2002.

  • Xia Ye (Associate Professor, University of Florida, Gainesville). Thesis: Design and analysis of modern network transport protocol, 2003.

  • Ada Poon (Assistant Professor, Stanford University). Thesis: Use of spatial dimension for spectrum sharing, 2004.

  • Raul Etkin (Samsung). Thesis: Spectrum sharing: Fundamental limits, scaling laws, and self-enforcing protocols, 2006.

  • Vinod Prabhakaran (Reader, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, India). Thesis: Two multi-terminal communication problems: Distributed estimation and source-channel broadcast, 2007.

  • Amir Salman Avestimehr (Associate Professor, University of Southern California). Thesis: Wireless network information flow: A deterministic approach, 2008.

  • Leonard Grokop (Qualcomm). Interference management in wireless networks: Physical layer communication strategies, MAC layer interactions, and high layer messaging structures, 2008.

  • I-Hsiang Wang (Assistant professor, National Taiwan University). Thesis: Cooperative interference management in wireless networks, 2011.

  • Changho Suh (Assistant Professor, KAIST, South Korea). Thesis: Feedback and interference alignment in networks, 2011.

  • Guy Bresler (post-doctoral researcher, MIT). Thesis: Fundamental limits and insights: from wireless communication to DNA sequencing, 2012.

  • Baosen Zhang (Assistant professor, U. of Washington, Seattle). Thesis: Control and Optimization of Power Systems with Renewables: Voltage Regulation and Generator Dispatch, 2013.

  • Sudeep Kamath (postdoctoral researcher, UCSD). Thesis: Some problems in network information theory, 2013.

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