I am currently working at Adeptence. Before that I used to work at Tensorcom. I finished my Ph.D. from the department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Rice University working under the guidance of Prof. Ashutosh Sabharwal, in 2013 (on leave from 2011 to 2013). I recieved my M.S. degree in ECE from Rice University in May 2007 and my B.Tech degree in EE from IIT Kanpur, India in 2004. I am a member of the CMC Lab. The WARP project pages can be accessed here.


  • Communication Theory and Statistical Signal Processing
  • Applications of Information theory and Graph theory

Awards and Honors

  • Joint First prize in Texas Instruments Best Coders, ELEC 541, 2008 (Partner: David Kao)
  • First prize in Nokia-Siemens Networks Seminar, Spring 2008
  • Joint ViaSat First prize in ELEC 433, 2007 (Partner: Justin Fritz)
  • Rice University Fellowship, 2005
  • Best Student Paper, WoSCO'2003
  • NTSE Scholar, 1997

Professional Memberships

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