Victor Bahl is a Distinguished Scientist and the Director of the
Mobility & Networking Research (MNR)
Group. He believes that he has one of the best jobs in the industry - pursuing untethered research,
shepherding brilliant researchers and helping shape Microsoft's long-term vision related to networking technologies
through research, industry partnerships, and associated policy engagement with governments and research institutions
around the world. His personal research spans a variety of topics in mobile computing, wireless systems, cloud
services and data center networking & management. Over his career he has built many seminal and highly-cited systems,
published prolifically in top conferences and journals, authored over 100 patents, given over 30 keynotes, won
many awards and honors, and engaged in significant professional and company-wide leadership activities.
When not working, Victor loves to read, travel, eat in fine restaurants, watch competitive sports and action movies,
and spend time hanging out with friends and family.