Prof. Sachin Katti

Sachin received his PhD in EECS from MIT in 2009, and his B.Tech in EE from IIT Bombay in 2003. His research focuses on designing and building next generation high-capacity wireless networks using techniques from information and coding theory. His research has won numerous awards including the 2008 ACM Doctoral Dissertation Award – Honorable Mention, the George Sprowls Award for Best Doctoral Dissertation in EECS at MIT, the MIT Deshpande Center Innovation Grant, the 2009 William Bennett Prize for Best Paper in IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking and an Okawa Foundation Fellowship. His research interests are in networks, wireless communications, applied coding theory and security. Sachin is also the CEO and Co-Founder of Kumu Networks.