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V. "Ragu" Balakrishnan

The Michael and Katherine Birck Head of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Office: EE 122B
Office Phone: +1 765 49-43539
Phone: +1 765 49-43539
Fax: +1 765 49-43544
Purdue University
School of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Electrical Engineering Building
465 Northwestern Ave.
West Lafayette, Indiana 47907-2035
  • BTech, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, 1985
  • MSEE, Stanford University, 1988
  • MS(Stat), Stanford University, 1992
  • PhD, Stanford University, 1992

PhD and MS Theses Supervised (a partial list only)


Numerical methods and optimization for systems and control, control theory, application of systems theory in communication, signal processing, robotics, and VLSI

Areas of Interest
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