Deepak Vasisht
Deepak Vasisht he/him/his
Assistant Professor
3110 Siebel Center for Comp Sci

For More Information


  • B. Tech., Computer Science and Engineering, IIT Delhi
  • Ph.D., Computer Science and Engineering, MIT

Articles in Conference Proceedings

Teaching Honors

  • Outstanding Advisor Award, Engineering Council, Grainger College of Engineering, UIUC (Spring 2022)
  • List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent by their Students, UIUC (Spring 2021)

Research Honors

  • NSF CAREER Award (2023)
  • IIT Delhi Graduate of the Last Decade (GOLD) Award (2021)
  • ACM SIGCOMM Doctoral Dissertation Award (2020)
  • Microsoft Inaugural Industry Research Fellow (2020)
  • ACM COMPASS Best Paper Award (2019)
  • ACM SIGCOMM Best Paper Award (2016)
  • Microsoft Research Ph.D. Fellowship (2016)
  • President of India Gold Medal (2013)

Recent Courses Taught

  • CS 438 (ECE 438) - Communication Networks
  • CS 498 DV1 (CS 498 DV2) - ML in Wireless Networks
  • CS 591 WN - Wireless Networking Seminar
  • CS 598 WSI - Wireless Sys for The IOT

News Notes

  • 10/10/2023

    Illinois CS faculty presented a record four papers at Mobicom 2023, including three by Deepak Vasisht’s group, with one from Indranil Gupta and one involving Tianyin Xu. The papers cover topics from satellite networking to human body localization, drone mobility without cameras, and mobile app testing. Vasisht gave the keynote at the first workshop on satellite communications.