Prof. Shayan Srinivasa Garani
Asso. Professor, Dept. of EECS, Indian Institute of Science (IISc) & Director, Physical Nanomemories Signal and Information Proc. Lab
Shayan Srinivasa Garani is an Associate Professor at the Indian Institute of Science within the Division of EECS. Prior to joining IISc, he was leading various research activities, managing, and directing research and external university research programs within Western Digital, California. He was the Chairman for signal processing with IDEMA-ASTC and a co-chair for the overall technological committee. He holds 14+ U.S patents, many of these are put into products and 90+ research publications, covering a wide range of topics within physical data storage, quantum information processing, and artificial intelligence. He is the past Chairman (2018 – 2020) for the IEEE Data Storage Technical Committee, and for the Photonic Detection group (2015 – 2018) within the Optical Society of America. He was awarded Prof. Satish Dhawan state award in the field of engineering sciences for the year 2018. His current research interests in quantum science and technology include quantum error correcting codes, quantum communications and coded quantum networks, quantum information theory and its applications.