New Faculty Members
Annamalai Jr. has joined the faculty as an assistant professor
at the Alexandria Research Institute. Annamalai's research interests
are in communications, specifically in high-speed data transmission
over wireless links, cellular radio communications, and mathematical
tools for communication systems design.
joined the faculty as an assistant professor. He received his
Ph.D. in applied Physics from Cornell in 1998. He earned his
master's and bachelor's degrees in engineering physics from the
École Polytechnique de Montréal in 1994 and 1992
Amitabh Mishra is an associate professor. His main thrust of research is in the area of computer-communication networks architecture and performance. At present he is looking at the architectures of 3G Wireless Networks (UMTS & CDMA2000), next generation switch & router architectures, high speed NICs, scalability in communication networks, and Quality of Service issues in packet data networks. From 1987 to 2000, he was a Member of Technical Staff at Lucent Technologies Bell Laboratories in Naperville, Illinois, where his focus was on application architecture performance. Mishra received his B. Eng. and M. Tech. degrees in EE from Jabalpur University and Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur respectively. He obtained a M. Eng. and a Ph. D. also in EE from McGill University, and a MS in Computer Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.