Ranveer Chandra
 

Principal Researcher

Mobility and Networking Research

ranveer@microsoft.com

Tel: (425) 706-7034
Fax: (425) 936-7329

 

 

Students & Interns

I have served on the Ph.D. committees of:

  • Omid Fatemieh (UIUC, 2011, now at Microsoft)
  • Eric Rozner (UT Austin, 2011, now at IBM Research)
  • Shravan Rayanchu (U Wisconsin, 2012, now at Google)
  • Souvik Sen (Duke, 2012, now at HP Labs).
  • Parya Moinzadeh (UIUC, 2013, now at Google)
  • Farhana Ashraf (UIUC, 2013)
  • George Nychis (CMU, 2013, now at Adaptrum)
  • Mariya Zheleva (UCSB, 2014, now at SUNY)
  • Apurv Bhartia (UT Austin, 2014, now at Meraki)

I am continuing to serve on the Ph.D. committees of Apurv Bhartiya (UT Austin) and Mariya Zheleva (UCSB).

I have also worked with some very good interns:

  • Yuvraj Agarwal (UCSD)
    2006: Reducing power consumption of VoIP over Wi-Fi for smartphones
    2007: Worked on reducing energy consumption of desktop PCs and laptops
    Currently Assistant Professor in CMU, Previously Director of SYNERGY Labs @ UCSD
  • Apurv Bhartia (UT Austin)
    2011: Designed efficient wireless display mechanisms
  • Aakanksha Chowdhery (Stanford)
    2012: Investigated Dynamic Spectrum Access techniques in various spectrum bands
    Now at Microsoft Research
  • Saumitra Das (Purdue)
    2006: New routing metrics for mesh networks
    Currently Sr. Systems Engineer, R & D at Qualcomm
  • Omid Fatemieh (UIUC)
    2008 to 2010: Security in White Space networks
    Now at Microsoft
  • Tony Ferresse (UC Berkeley)
    2014: Investigated chemistries to be used in multi-battery mobile systems
  • Tulika Garg (IIT Roorkee)
    2006: Implemented MCL in QualNet
  • Pan Hu (UMass)
    2014: Designed hardware for multi-battery mobile systems
  • Junchen Jiang (CMU)
    2013: Security in mobile systems
  • Srikanth Kandula (MIT)
    2006: Developed algorithms for localizing faults in enterprise networks
    2007: Developed eXpose for determining communication rules in a packet trace
    Now at Microsoft Research
  • Jing Li (UCSD)
    2013: Studied the energy overhead of mobile storage systems
  • Lun Li (Caltech)
    2006: Algorithms for a black box technique to detect faults using packet traces
  • Qingxi Li (UIUC)
    2011: Techniques for low-latency wireless display
  • Radhika Mittal (IIT Kharagpur, now at UC Berkeley)
    2011: An energy estimator for mobile apps
  • Parya Moinzadeh (UIUC)
    2012: Developed data driven techniques for diagnosing energy bugs on mobile devices
    Now at Google
  • Rohan Murty (Harvard) 
    2006-2007: Design and implementation of a dense access point system
    2008: Worked on protocols for networking in UHF bands
    2009: Worked on a geo-location service for white spaces
    Now Harvard Fellow, EVP at Infosys
  • Andres Neyem (University of Chile)
    2009: Designed a system for proximity sensing
    Now Professor at Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
  • George Nychis (CMU)
    2009:
    Worked on MIC interference issues in white spaces & campus deployment
    2010: Studies loss characteristics in wireless networks
    Now at Adaptrum
  • Ki-Woong Park (KAIST)
    2009: Designed and implemented a new system for social networking on phones
  • Chunyi Peng (UCLA)
    2013: Modulation techniques to be used in the XBOX One
    Now Assistant Professor in Ohio State
  • Ramya Raghavendra (UCSB)
    2007: Worked on applications of variable channel widths in 802.11
    Now at IBM Research, TJ Watson
  • Hariharan Rahul (MIT)
    2009: Designed algorithms for coexistence in white space networks
  • Shravan Rayanchu (Wisconsin)
    2010: Working on real-world channel width adaptation algorithms
    Now at Google
  • Eric Rozner (UT Austin)
    2010: Studied loss characteristics in wireless networks
    Now at IBM Research, Previously at AT&T Research
  • Evangelia Skiani (Columbia)
    2014: Algorithms to use multi-battery systems
  • Xiaohui (Eeyore) Wang (CMU)
    2009: Explored changes in the network stack for the next generation of networking technolgies
  • Hang Yu (Rice)
    2 internships in 2012: Investigated techniques to use in the protocol of the XBOX One Wireless Controllers
  • Yuan Yuan (University of Maryland)
    Summer 2006, Fall 2006 & Spring 2007: Designed a new MAC for cognitive radios, and implemented it in QualNet
    Now at Google
  • Sangki Yun (UT Austin)
    2013: Studied bandwidth overlapping systems in 802.11ac
  • Mariya Zheleva (UCSB)
    2013: Worked on the spectrum observatory -- to mine spectrum measurements for patters of spectrum use
  • Xia Zhou (UCSB)
    2011: Working on low power Wi-Fi mechanisms
    Now Assistant Professor in Dartmouth College