Ashish Khisti

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Ashish Khisti

Associate Professor

Affiliation: University of Toronto

Contact Information

Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering,

University of Toronto,

Toronto, ON, Canada


Research Interests

  • Shannon Theory


Ashish Khisti is an associate professor and a Canada Research Chair (Tier II) in the Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) department at the University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario Canada. He received his BASc degree in Engineering Sciences from University of Toronto and his S.M and Ph.D. Degrees from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, MA, USA. His research interests span the areas of information theory, wireless physical layer security and streaming in multimedia communication systems. At the University of Toronto, he heads the signals, multimedia and security laboratory. For his graduate studies he was a recipient of the NSERC postgraduate fellowship, HP/MIT alliance fellowship, Harold H. Hazen Teaching award and the Morris Joseph Levin Masterworks award.

Participation & Positions:

Publications Committee (Associate Editor for Shannon Theory, 05/01/15 until 05/01/18)