Suhas Diggavi, Professor
Fellow, IEEE, 2013
IEEE Information Theory Society & Communications Society Joint Paper Award, 2013
IEEE Donald G. Fink Prize Paper Award, 2006
Research Group: Information Theory and Systems Laboratory
Office: 6731J, Boelter Hall, Phone: 310.206.5171, Email
Suhas N. Diggavi received a B. Tech. degree in electrical engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, India, and the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from Stanford University, Stanford, CA. After completing his Ph.D., he was a Principal Member Technical Staff in the Information Sciences Center, AT&T Shannon Laboratories, Florham Park, NJ. After that he was on the faculty of the School of Computer and Communication Sciences, EPFL, where he directed the Laboratory for Information and Communication Systems (LICOS). He joined UCLA as Professor of Electrical Engineering in 2010.
He is a co-recipient of the 2013 IEEE Information Theory Society & Communications Society Joint Paper Award, the 2013 ACM International Symposium on Mobile Ad Hoc Networking and Computing (MobiHoc) best paper award, the 2006 IEEE Donald Fink prize paper award, 2005 IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference best paper award, the Okawa foundation research award and is a Fellow of the IEEE. He has served on the editorial board for Transactions on Information Theory, ACM/IEEE Transactions on Networking and IEEE Communication Letters, a guest editor for IEEE Selected Topics in Signal Processing and was the Technical Program Co-Chair for 2012 IEEE Information Theory Workshop. He has 8 issued patents.
Research interests include wireless communications networks, information theory, wireless network security, network data compression, network algorithms, machine learning.
Awards and Recognitions
2013 IEEE Information Theory Society & Communications Society Joint Paper Award
2013 ACM International Symposium on Mobile Ad Hoc Networking and Computing (MobiHoc) Best Paper Award
- 2013 IEEE Fellow
- 2006 IEEE Donald G. Fink Prize Paper Award
- 2005 IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference Best Paper Award