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Rayadurgam Srikant

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

R. Srikant is the Fredric G. and Elizabeth H. Nearing Endowed Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and the Coordinated Science Lab at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. His research interests are in the areas of communication networks, cloud computing, applied probability, and machine learning. He received the 2015 IEEE INFOCOM Achievement Award, and has also received several Best Paper awards, including the 2015 INFOCOM Best Paper Award and the 2017 Applied Probability Society Best Publication Award. He was the Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking from 2013-2017.