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    Suresh Borkar, Ph.D. - Senior Lecturer

    Suresh Borkar, Ph.D.

    Senior Lecturer

    Office: Siegel Hall 142
    3301 South Dearborn Chicago, IL 60616

    Phone: 312.567.3880
    Fax: 312.567.8976
    Email: borkar@iit.edu
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    Expertise

    • 3G Wireless, Computer Architecture, Probability and Random Variables, Switching Theory, Reliability Theory, Hardware Testing

    Education

    • B.Tech., EE, Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi, India, 1966
    • M.S., ECE, Illinois Institute of Technology, 1967
    • Ph.D., ECE, Illinois Institute of Technology, 1972

    Research

    Dr. Suresh Borkar joined IIT in 2006. He has been on the adjunct faculty in the ECE department since 1982 teaching courses in 3G Wireless, Computer Architecture, Probability and Random Variables, Switching Theory, Reliability Theory, Hardware Testing among others.

    Dr. Borkar's primary professional experience has been in Computers, Telecom Networks, and Wireless systems while he was at Lucent Technologies since 1980. In the computers and networking areas, he has contributed to fault recovery, operating system, and networking software, performance, systems engineering, architecture, and product management. In the Telecom Networks, he has been very active in call processing, routing, communications protocols, and real time and distributed Operating systems developments. He has also been responsible for development of packet networks and integration, testing, and delivery of the 3G Wireless systems.

    Current Projects

    Awards/Honors

    Patents

    Books

    Selected Publications

    3G/4G Wireless – Advances and Challenges, Distinguished Faculty Seminar, IIT, Chicago , 2006

    Opportunities and Challenges - Long Distance Communications, Telecomm Conf, New Delhi, India, 1999

    Convergence and the Telecom Infrastructure, Telecommunications Conference , India , 1999

    Next Generation Telecommunications Networks, CII, India , 1999

    R/Evolution of Data Networks, Communications Journal , India , 1999

    Wireless Data Access, Comdex Conference, New Delhi , 1999

    Communications Scenario in the 21 st Century, Computer Journal , India , 1998

    Platform Technology for Multimedia Applications, with P. Bajpai & W. Brouwer, Multimedia Conference , India , 1998

    Future Broadband Services and Technology, with C. Liu, CommsIndia Conference, 1997

    Professional Society Memberships