Dr Rahul Vaze

Reader, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research Mumbai

Areas of Interest:

Wireless Communication,.


Stochastic Geometry, Online Algorithms, Wireless Network Design

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Sectors Interested to Offer Service:

Educational / Academic institutions

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Professional Experience:

  • Reader since 2009 at the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research Mumbai.


wireless communication, multiple antenna communication, communication theory.


Contact Information


School of Technology and Computer Science
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Homi Bhabha Road
Navy Nagar
Mumbai 400005

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  • PhD, 2009 The University of Texas at Austin


Awards and Major Professional Recognitions

  • Won the National Academy of Science India 's Young Scientist Award for the year 2015.
  • Editor for IEEE Journal of Selected Areas of Communications, since Apr 2015.
  • TPC Co-Chair for IEEE SPCOM 2016.
  • TPC Co-Chair for IEEE Globecom 2014.
  • Won the Ramanath Cowsik Medal from TIFR in 2014 for best paper in last 5 years for
    people under the age of 35 from TIFR.
  • Won the best paper award in the Networks track of the National Conference on Communi-
    cations 2014 held at IIT-Kanpur for the paper " Maximizing Utility Among Selfsh Users
    in Social Groups" co-authored with Ashwin Pananjady and Vivek Bagaria.
  • Won the Indian National Academy of Engineering's Young Engineer Award for the year 2013

Link to Website

INAE Section Affiliated VI: Electronics and Communication Engineering

Year of Election to Fellowship:

Year of Birth: 1980