Sujay Sanghavi

Associate Professor
Sujay Sanghavi 

Electrical and Computer Engineering
Wireless Networking and Communications Group
University of Texas, Austin

lastname “at” mail “dot” utexas “dot” edu

Research Interests:

  • Machine Learning

  • High-dimensional statistics

  • Networks

  • Optimization and numerical linear algebra


  • Two group alumni to join faculty positions this year. Former student Siddhartha Banerjee will join as Assistant Professor in Cornell OR. Postdoc Joe Neeman will join Math at UT Austin as an Assistant Professor in 2016. Congrats to both !

  • 11/2014 My former student, Siddhartha Banerjee, now a postdoc at Stanford, is on the job market.

  • 08/2014 My third PhD student, Praneeth Netrapalli defends his thesis; joins as a postdoc at Microsoft Research New England.

  • 06/2013 My second PhD student, Siddhartha Banerjee successfully defends his thesis, and lands a postdoc in Stanford; congrats Sid !

  • 02/2013 New paper: Online Load Balancing Under Graph Constraints, accepted to Sigmetrics 2013.

  • 01/2013 Announcing: Simons postdoctoral fellowships at UT Austin. A new multi-year program for postdocs doing research in the mathematics of information (broadly defined). Do apply !

  • 05/2012 First PhD student Ali Jalali graduates. Congrats Ali !