Rohit Budhiraja

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Associate Professor
Department of Electrical Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur

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Actively Looking for motivated PhD, Masters and BTech students to work with me on cutting-edge problems in wireless systems.

  • [Current Interests] Application of Machine/deep learning techniques, optimization methods, information theory to design and optimize wireless systems.

    • Please check my research interests, papers, projects and talks for specific topics.

  • [Current Interests] Performing standard specific research – currently leading a govt-funded project to generate IPR and take those IPRs as contributions to 5G+/6G standard

  • Interested students can contact me by email with their resume.

Job opportunities in 5G+/6G standardization project at IIT Kanpur
  • We are actively looking to hire talented and self-motivated fresh and experienced engineers to work in the design of 5G+/6G wireless algorithms and embedded system.

  • See the job description for details.

  • Salary commensurate with the experience. Contact me if you are interested.


  • [Aug. 2021] Our paper on superimposed pilots for OTFS system will appear in IEEE Transactions on Communications.

  • [Aug. 2021] Hosted and gave a talk in webinar on Indigenous 5G Testbed funded by Department of Telecommunications [poster].

  • [Aug. 2021] Our paper on full duplex IRS system design will appear in IEEE Globecom 2021.

  • [July. 2021] Project on 5G+/6G system development approved by MEiTY. Will be leading this project from IIT Kanpur.

  • [July. 2021] Paper on OTFS systems accepted in IEEE SPAWC 2021.

  • [July. 2021] Lead a project to design 5G massive MIMO algorithms for Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL).

  • [Apr. 2021] Our paper on Massive MIMO FD Relaying with Dynamic ADC/DAC impairments will appear in IEEE Transactions on Communications.

  • [Apr. 2021] PhD student of WiSDOM Lab Soumyadeep Datta gets travel grant to attend IEEE INFOCOMM 2021.