University of Arizona
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Tucson, AZ 85721 USA
Dr. Tandon, Assistant Professor in Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Arizona, is the recipient of the 2018 Keysight Early Career Professor Award for his work on wireless networks and cloud computing environments.
Dr. Tandon's research focuses on developing information theory that supports efficient distributed computation. This work applies to next generation wireless networks and to distributed cloud computing. His research establishes mechanisms to store, access and compute data in distributed cloud environments reducing communications overhead while preserving data reliability and security. He also explores new methods for signal interference management, a major issue in future networks.
Dr. Tandon is a graduate of the Indian Institute of Technology in Kanpur and received his Ph.D. from the University of Maryland in 2010. He held research positions at Princeton and Virginia Tech before moving to the University of Arizona in 2015. Dr. Tandon received a National Science Foundation CAREER Award in 2017 from the Division of Computing and Communication Foundations
Nominations for the 2019 Keysight Early Career Professor Award open in November 2018.
The purpose of the Keysight Early Career Professor Award is to: