About Me

A lead wireless researcher and Senior Technical Manager, with more than 15 years of relevant experience in design and performance analysis of wireless networks, spanning across different countries.

Served as technical program committee members and track chairs of International wireless conferences, Special Issue journal editorial boards and PhD thesis committees

Winner of Best Employee, Best Masters and Best Paper awards from company, University and International Conferences.

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  • August 2018

    MediaTek, USA Inc.

    Wireless Research Group

    Senior Technical Manager

    Projects undertaken at MediaTek
  • Dec. 2006
    July 2018

    Samsung Electronics, Korea

    System Design Lab, Networks Division

    Principal Engineer (Director)

    Projects undertaken at Samsung Electronics
  • June 2005
    Nov. 2006

    Conexant Systems India Inc

    Wireless Team

    Senior Software Engineer

    Projects undertaken at Conexant Systems
  • June 2003
    May 2005


    Wireless Systems Engineer

    Projects undertaken at Nortel Network
  • June 2002
    May 2003

    Center for R&D in Wireless Networks, USA

    Research Staff Associate

    Projects undertaken at Center for R&D in Wireless Networks


  • 2008

    Sungkyunkwan University, South Korea

    Electronics and Computer Engineering

    Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)

    Dissertation: Optimal Resource Management in OFDMA-based LTE Systems, GPA: 4.0

  • 2000

    University of Texas at Arlington, USA

    Computer Science & Engineering

    Master of Science (MS)

    MS Thesis: Location-Aware resource management in Smart Homes, GPA: 4.0

  • 1996

    Jadavpur University, Calcutta

    Computer Science & Engineering

    Bachelor of Engineering (BE)

    GPA: 3.71

Research Stats

International Journal Pub.
International Conferences
Patents Filed
Books Authored

Awards & Activities


1. Employee of Excellence Award in Samsung Electronics, 2015, 2013 and 2011.
2. Best Paper in IEEE International Conference of PerCom 2006.
3. Best. Research Ideas Award, Center for Research in Wireless Mobility, 2002 and 2003.
4. Included in Who's Who (Top Series of Graduate Students) in Engineering Education 2001-2002.
5. Best Master Research Award from CSE Dept., UTA, 2002.
6. Texas Telecommunication Engineering Consortium (TxTEC) Fellowship for outstanding Research in Wireless Telecommunications, UT Arlington, 2001-2002.
7. Rudolph Hermann MS Fellowship, UT Arlington, 2001-20042.
8. Rajiv Gandhi National Scholarship for Academic Excellence (Govt. of India), 1999.
9. Gold Medal for Securing Highest Position in the state in Secondary Examination, 1994.

Professional and Academic Activities:

ACM Distinguished Speaker Member

IEEE Senior Member

IETE Fellow Member

Journal Editor

1. Serving as Editor in Taylor and Francis IETE Technical Review, (Spring 2017 - Present).
2. Served as Special Issue Guest Editor in Springer EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking, 2013
3. Served as Special Issue Guest Editor in Hindawi Journal of International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks, 2015.

Track Chair

1. Served as Track Chair in IEEE International Conference on 2nd IEEE International Symposium On Nanoelectronic And Information Systems, 2017.
2. Served as Track Chair in IEEE iNIS 2016
3. Served as Track Chair in IEEE iNIS 2017.

Guest Lecture

1. Provided Guest Lecture in Indian Science Congress Association (ISCA) 2014~ 2016.
2. Provided invited class-lectures in Advanced Wireless Networks courses in Sungkyunkwan University, Korea.

PhD theis (dissertation) committee

1. Served in PhD thesis (dissertation) committee of 3 PhD students in Sungkyunkwan University, Korea.


Cupertino, CA, USA

Abhishek.Roy@mediatek.com, abhishekroy.1977@gmail.com

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