Professor, and Interim Department Head
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Building & Room:
851 S. Morgan St, MC 154, Chicago, IL 60607
- Information Theory: ultimate performance limits of multi-terminal networks.
— Cache-aided networks.
— Distributed Coded Computing and Coded Data Shuffling.
— Index Coding: Pliable, Decentralized and Secure.
— Wireless interactive (cooperative, or cognitive or with feedback) interference networks.
— Asynchronous massive access and sensor/IoT systems.
- Communication Theory: co-design of digital communication systems and sensing radar systems, and 5G systems.
— Low-latency high-reliability communications.
— Coexistence of communication and radar systems.
- Biomedical AI: design of on-demand / adaptive / closed-loop feedback-controlled Deep Brain Stimulator (DBS) for patients with pathological tremor (i.e., Parkinson’s Disease and Essential Tremor). Potential application to epilepsy, depression, chronic pain, etc.
Best Paper Award EW2002 (European Wireless)
NSF Career Award 0643954
UIC COE Faculty Research Award 2010-2011
UoI University Scholar, 2015
Past Editor of IEEE Communications Letters, IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, and IEEE Information Theory Society Newsletter. Currently, Editor of IEEE Transactions on Communications.
Board of Governor member, IEEE Information Theory Society 2018-present,, IEEE
Distinguished Lecturer, IEEE Information Theory Society 2020-present, IEEE
Ph.D. Electrical Engineering Telecom-ParisTech (former Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Télécommunications de Paris), Paris, France, 2002
M.S. (Laurea, summa cum laude) Electrical Engineering, specialization Communications Politecnico di Torino, Torino, Italy, 1998
Research Currently in Progress
Coded Caching; Coded Distributed Computing; Pliable Index Coding; Security, Privacy and Robustness; Fading Broadcast Channels in the finite-length regime.
Daniel Graupe, Daniela Tuninetti and Ishita Basu, “Apparatus for managing a neurological Disorder”; US 8,391,986 B2; Filed: 05/12/2009; Issued: 03/05/2013; Est. Priority Date: 05/13/2008