- Lecture Theatre (AG-66)
Bio: Abhay Karandikar obtained his M.Tech and Ph.D from IIT Kanpur. He was with C-DAC for three years before joining IIT Bombay in 1997. He started an Open Source MPLS and Linux based MPLS emulator prjects and also co-founded a company, Eisodus Networks. He is currently leading TTSL-IIT Bombay Center for Excellence in Telecom and is also the Head of IIT's Computer Center. He made several contributions to IEEE 802.1 and 802.16m WiMAX standards. Dr. Karandikar was a recipient of Dr Vikram Sarabhai Research award, Prof. S. V. Aiya Memorial Award and Prof. K. Srinivasan Awards.