Mahesh K Varanasi

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Mahesh K Varanasi

Contact Information

Department of Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering

University of Colorado

Boulder, CO 80309-0425


Phone: 303.492.0258

fax: 303.492.2758

Research Interests

  • Communications


Mahesh K. Varanasi received his Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from Rice University in 1989. He is now a Professor of Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering at the University of Colorado at Boulder since 2001. He was an Assistant Professor in the same department during 1989-1996 and an Associate Professor during 1996-2001. His research interests are in link and network communication and information theory including wireless communication and coding. He has published on a variety of topics in these fields and is a Highly Cited Researcher in "Computer Science" according to the ISI-Web of Science. His research has been mainly funded by the National Science Foundation. He has served as an Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications between 2007-2009. He is a Fellow of the IEEE.