Sanjay Shakkottai

Ashley H. Priddy Centennial Professor in Engineering

Director, Wireless Networking and Communications Group

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

The University of Texas at Austin


Brief Biography

Sanjay Shakkottai received his Ph.D. from the ECE Department at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2002. He is with The University of Texas at Austin, where he is currently a Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. He received the NSF CAREER award in 2004, and elected as an IEEE Fellow in 2014. His current research interests include network architectures, algorithms and performance analysis for wireless networks, and learning and inference over social networks.


Mailing Address

UTA Building, 7.510

1616 Guadalupe Street

ECE Department

The University of Texas at Austin

Austin, TX 78701

Phone: (512) 471 5376

Fax: (512) 471 6512


Recent News

  1. 1.Siddhartha Banerjee (Ph.D 2013 co-advised with Sujay Sanghavi) joining ORIE @ Cornell University as Assistant Professor.

  2. 2. Chris Milling  graduated with his Ph.D. (December 2014).

  3. 3. Sharayu Moharir (co-advised with Sujay Sanghavi) graduated with her Ph.D (August 2014) joined EE @ Indian Institute of Technology at Mumbai as Assistant Professor.

  4. 4. Javad Ghaderi (Simons post-doc 2013 - 2014) joined EE @ Columbia University as Assistant Professor.

  5. 5. Aditya Gopalan (Ph.D 2011 co-advised with Constantine Caramanis) joined ECE @ Indian Institute of Science as Assistant Professor.