Prof. Aditya K. Jagannatham

Prof. Aditya K. Jagannatham is a Professor in the Electrical Engineering department at IIT Kanpur, where he holds the Arun Kumar Chair Professorship. He is one of India’s best-known experts and trainers on 5G/ 6G technologies and AI/ML. He received his Bachelors degree from the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay and M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of California, San Diego, U.S.A. From April '07 to May '09 he was employed as a senior wireless systems engineer at Qualcomm, San Diego, California, where he was a part of the Qualcomm CDMA technologies (QCT) division. His research interests are in the area of next generation wireless networks, with a special emphasis on various 6G technologies such as Orthogonal Time Frequency Space (OTFS) modulation, Intelligent Reflective Surface (IRS), Terahertz (THz) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) and several 5G technologies such as massive MIMO, mmWave MIMO, FBMC, NOMA, Full Duplex and others.

His research articles have been published extensively in leading international IEEE journals and conferences. He has successfully conducted several Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) on various topics such as MIMO OFDM Wireless Systems, Probability and Random Processes, Signals and Systems, Principles of Communication Systems, Optimization, Machine Learning, which have been widely adopted and appreciated. A book authored by him titled Principles of Modern Wireless Communications Systems has been published by McGraw Hill Education and comprehensively covers several key aspects of modern wireless technologies. He has been recognized with several awards described below.

List of Awards of Prof. Aditya K. Jagannatham

  • Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship (QInF)-2022
  • IETE - Prof K Sreenivasan Memorial Award – 2022
  • Arun Kumar Chair Professorship (2022-Present)
  • IITK Excellence in Teaching Award (2019)
  • Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship (QInF)-2018
  • Arun Kumar Chair Professorship (2019-2022)
  • P.K. Kelkar Young Faculty Research Fellowship-I (2015-2018)
  • P.K. Kelkar Young Faculty Research Fellowship-I (2012-2015)
  • Upendra Patel Achievement Award at Qualcomm
  • CAL(IT)2 fellowship at the University of California San Diego

List of MOOCs by Prof. Aditya K. Jagannatham

List of Recent Training Programs Conducted by Prof. Aditya K. Jagannatham