Director

Sumit Roy, Integrated Systems Professor
  • sroy@u.washington.edu
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  • 206.221.5261
  • M330 EEB

Sumit Roy received the B. Tech. degree from the Indian Institute of Technology (Kanpur) in 1983, and the M. S. and Ph. D. degrees from the University of California (Santa Barbara), all in Electrical Engineering in 1985 and 1988 respectively, as well as an M. A. in Statistics and Applied Probability in 1988. Presently he is Integrated Systems Professor of Electrical Engineering, Univ. of Washington where his research interests include analysis/design of wireless communication and sensor network systems with a current emphasis on wireless LANs (802.11) and wireless MANs (802.16), multi-standard wireless inter-networking and cognitive radio platforms, and sensor networking involving RFID technology. He is also exploring applications and extensions of networking technologies and principles to new domains such as social, energy and biological  networks.

He spent 2001-03 on academic leave at Intel Wireless Technology Lab as a Senior Researcher engaged in systems architecture and standards development for ultra-wideband systems (Wireless PANs) and next generation high-speed wireless LANs. His activities for the IEEE Communications Society (ComSoc) includes membership of several technical and conference program committees (most recently, Vice Chair of Technical Program Committee for IEEE WCNC05 conference).¬† He has served as Associate Editor for IEEE Trans. Communications and IEEE Trans. on Wireless Communications and currently serves on the Editorial Board for IEEE Trans. Communications, IEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems and Wiley J. Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing. He was elevated to IEEE Fellow by Communications Society in 2007 for his “contributions to multi-user communications theory and cross-layer design of wireless networking standards.”

PhD Graduate Students

Xuhang Ying
  • xhying@uw.edu
  • 445 EEB

Xuhang Ying received his B.E. degree in Information Engineering from the Chinese University of Hong Kong in 2013. In fall 2013, he started his PhD studies in Electrical Engineering at University of Washington. His research interests include incentivized crowdsensing, resource allocation and enforcement in shared spectrum.

Masters Graduate Students

Abhinav Jadon
  • jadona@uw.edu
  • 445 EEB

Abhinav Jadon earned his Bachelor of Technology degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering from IIIT- Delhi in 2016. He is currently pursuing his MS degree in Electrical Engineering at University of Washington. His research interests are primarily in wireless communication and Software Defined Radio domain.

Anish Ashok
  • anish1@uw.edu
  • 445 EEB

Anish Ashok earned his Bachelor of Engineering degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering from PES Institute of Technology in 2015. He is currently pursuing his MS degree in Electrical Engineering at the University of Washington. His research interests lie in the area of wireless communications and spectrum sensing.

Evan Ding
  • eding18@uw.edu
  • 445 EEB

Evan received his BSEE from the University of Washington, Seattle in 2016. He joined FuNLab in 2017 and is currently pursuing a MS in Electrical Engineering. He is interested in dynamic spectrum sharing, ad hoc networks, and passive wireless sensing.

Kyeong Su Shin
  • ksshin@uw.edu
  • 445 EEB

Kyeong Su Shin earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Washington in 2016. He is currently pursuing his Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering at the University of Washington. His research interests lie in the area of (SDR-based) wireless communications and spectrum sensing.

Affiliated Faculty

Farzad Hessar
  • farzad@uw.edu
Payman Arabshahi
  • payman@apl.washington.edu
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Tom Henderson
Xudong Wang
  • wxudong@sjtu.edu.cn
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Postdoctoral Researchers

Morteza Mehrnoush

Morteza Mehrnoush is a Post-doctoral Research Associate at the University of Washington. He received his M.S. in electrical engineering from the Iran University of Science and Technology in 2013 and the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from the Washington State University in 2016. His research interests include channel coding, signal processing for communication and magnetic recording, turbo equalization, cognitive radio network, and communication network coexistence.

Visiting PhD Researcher

Hao Feng
  • fenghao@uw.edu
  • 445 EEB

Hao Feng received the B.E. degree in electronics and information engineering from Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST), Wuhan, China, in 2012. He is currently a Ph.D. student with the Institute of Wireless Communications Technology (IWCT) at Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU), Shanghai, China. He has been a visiting student in the FuNLab at University of Washington since Oct. 2016. His current research interests include wireless caching networks, cloud-RAN and millimeter-wave communication.

Alumni

Post Doc. and Visiting Scholars

Rajiv Vijaykumar
Chittabrata Ghosh
You-chang Ko
Soo-Young Shin
Eui-seok Hwang
Sejin Kim
Sung-Joon Park
Yanling Yin
Jianyuan Feng
Aimin Tang

PhD

Alhussein Abouzeid
Rohit Gupta
Jing Zhu
Ling Luo
Lei Shao
Iyappan Ramachandran
Hongbo Yan
Hui Ma
Fei Ye
Chengyang Li
Hamed Firooz
Linda Bai
Colby Boyer
Abdulmohsen Mutairi
Farzad Hessar
Yue Yang
Shwan Ashrafi
Hossein Safavi

M.S.

Changwok Kim
Benjemin Morgan
Eman Alotaibi
Daniel Daoura
Anna Margolis
Ilango Purushothaman
Martin Duke
Ching Ling Huang
Trevor Bosaw
Haobing Wang
Tommy Shing
Wei Shi
Yoshikazu Nishida
Benjamin Cizdziel
Jarrett Gaddy
Noshad Bagha

B.S.

Hyunjin Kim
Joshua Stahl
Binwen Xu