He is currently a Professor in the Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering at The University of Texas, Austin, USA. His research is at the intersection of the domains of information and coding theory, statistics, communications and networking, and systems. He is the recipient of the NSF CAREER award, the ITSoc/ComSoc Joint best paper award and a UT Austin entrepreneur of the year award.
Sriram Vishwanath is an assistant professor at University of Texas at Austin in the department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. He received his Ph.D. from Stanford University in 2003, an M.S. from The California Institute of Technology in 1999 and B.Tech. from The Indian Institute of Technology, Madras in 1998. He received the NSF Early CAREER award and the Joint ITSoc/ComSoc best paper awards in 2005.