Romit
Romit Roy Choudhury
Jerry Sanders III AMD Scholar and Professor,
Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) and Computer Science (CS),
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC)

Research Interest and Publications:

  • Wireless networking and Mobile Systems
  • Localization, motion/gesture tracking, wearables, IoT, data analytics, drones, acoustics
  • Visit Systems Networking Research Group (SyNRG) for more                                    

  • Teaching:

  • Fall 2017: ECE/CS 439: Wireless Networks (W/F 11:00 - 12:15pm @ 1105 Siebel Center)

  • News and Activities:

  • 2017: MobiSys 2017 Best Paper Award, 2017 Dean's list of excellent teachers
  • 2016: DroneNet wins 2nd place at MobiCom Student Research Competition (SRC)                     
  • 2016: Distinguished Alumni Award from CS @ UIUC
  • 2015: ACM Sigmobile Rockstar Award, 2015 IBM Faculty Research Award.
  • 2013: Google Research Award, 2009 Hoffman K. Award, 2007 NSF Career Award
  • Contact:
  • Email: croy@illinois.edu
  • Office: 263 CSL, Phone: 217-300-7577

  • Past:
  • Ph.D. from CS/UIUC in 2006
  • Assistant Professor at Duke, 2006
  • Visiting Researcher, Microsoft Research, '10
  • Associate Professor at Duke, 2011
  • Joined UIUC, Fall 2013 ... CV, Bio
  • Tidbits :
    Science in the age of Selfies: An article worth reading

    Check out this beautiful radio garden

    A quick video on "BackDoor" that won the 2017 ACM MobiSys Best Paper Award ...
    we show how microphones can be made to hear inaudible sounds.

    Mahanth Gowda  joining Penn State University as faculty ... is looking for PhD students