Romit
Romit Roy Choudhury
Associate Professor,
Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) and Computer Science (CS),
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Research:

  • Visit SyNRG (Systems Networking Research Group) for papers and more                                    
  • Wireless Networking (Cross-layer Protocol Design, Software Radios, Energy Efficiency, ...)
  • Mobile Computing (Smartphone Sensing, Localization, Energy, Gesture, Augmented Reality, ...)  

  • Teaching:

  • Sp 2015: ECE/CS 498: Smartphone Computing and Applications (M/W 3 to 4:20 @ 3017 ECEB)

  • News and Activities:

  • 2015 ACM Sigmobile Rockstar Award
  • 2015: Look out for our NSDI, CHI, and two MobiSys papers. 
  • OverLay wins best demo at HotMobile 2015 ... see video demo here
  • Google Faculty Research Award, 2013
  • NSF Career Award '07, Hoffmann K. Innovation Award '09, MobiSys '11 Best Demo
  • Past students at IBM Watson, HP Labs, Samsung Labs ... interns at Microsoft Research, ATT         
  • 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
  • Tidbits :

    Interviewed with BBC Radio on our recent work on "Activity based Passwords"
    (fast forward audio clip to time 26:30)

    Enjoyed watching the documentary "Jiro
    Dreams of Sushi" on Netflix

    Prospective PhD applicants: Please see this.