Dr. Prabir Kumar Saha
Ranjan K. Mallik is an Institute Chair Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi. He received the B.Tech. degree from IIT Kanpur and the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, all in electrical engineering. He has worked as a scientist in the Defence Electronics Research Laboratory, Hyderabad, India, and as a faculty member in IIT Kharagpur and IIT Guwahati. His research interests are in diversity combining and channel modeling for wireless communications, space-time systems, cooperative communications, multiple-access systems, power line communications, molecular communications, difference equations, and linear algebra. He is a recipient of the Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prize, the Hari Om Ashram Prerit Dr. Vikram Sarabhai Research Award, the Khosla National Award, and the J. C. Bose Fellowship. He is a member of Eta Kappa Nu, and a fellow of IEEE, the Indian National Academies INAE, INSA, NASI, and IASc, TWAS, IET (U.K.), IETE (India), and The Institution of Engineers (India). He served as an Area Editor and an Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, and as an Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Communications. He was a TPC Co-Chair for the Wireless Communications Symposium of GLOBECOM 2008 (New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.A.) and ICC 2010 (Cape Town, South Africa), a TPC Co-Chair for the PHY Track of WCNC 2013 (Shanghai, China), and a TPC Co-Chair for the Communication Theory Symposium of ICC 2021 (online).