Mehul Motani received the B.S. degree from Cooper Union, the M.S. degree from Syracuse University and the Ph.D. degree from Cornell University, all in Electrical and Computer Engineering.
He is currently an Associate Professor in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at the National University of Singapore. Previously, he was a Research Scientist at the Institute for Infocomm Research in Singapore for three years and a Systems Engineer at Lockheed Martin in Syracuse, NY for over four years. His research interests are in the area of wireless networks. Recently he has been working on research problems which sit at the boundary of information theory, communications and networking, including the design of wireless ad-hoc and sensor network systems.
He was awarded the Intel Foundation Fellowship for work related to his Ph.D. research, which focused on information theory and coding for CDMA systems. He has served on the organizing committees of ISIT, WiNC and ICCS, and the technical program committees of MobiCom, Infocom, ICNP, SECON, and several other conferences. He participates actively in IEEE and ACM and has served as the secretary of the IEEE Information Theory Society Board of Governors. He is currently an Associate Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Information Theory and an Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Communications.