Kaushik Roy Chowdhury is Assistant Professor in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at Northeastern University since September 2009. He received his Ph.D. from the Georgia Institute of Technology, School of Electrical and Computer Engineering in August 2009, under the guidance of Prof. Ian F. Akyildiz. He completed his M.S. in Computer Science from the University of Cincinnati in 2006, being advised by Prof. Dharma Agrawal. Previously, he received his B.E. in 2003 from the University of Mumbai. His research interests lie solving centralized and distributed problems in wireless networking, with special emphasis on:

Cognitive Radio (CR) Networks: Spectrum sensing, spectrum sharing, interference avoidance, and policy issues for dynamic spectrum access. Design of MAC, routing and transport protocols. Coexistence in TV white spaces.

Energy Harvesting Networks: Radio frequency energy harvesting. Link and network layer design with energy-aware duty cycling. Use of wireless energy transfer. Energy provisioning and resource management.



  Email: krc [AT] ece [dot] neu [dot] edu           Tel: +1(617)3735304                  Fax: +1(617)3738970

  Mail: 409 Dana Research Center, 360 Huntington Ave., Northeastern University, Boston MA 02115, USA.