Dr. SaiDhiraj Amuru

Portrait of SaiDhiraj Amuru 

Head R&D, WiSig Networks
Adjunct Assistant Professor, IIT Hyderabad
Hyderabad, India


E-mail: asaidhiraj (with the iith.ac.in domain)

Research Interests

  • Wireless communications

  • Online Learning


  • Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, Virginia Tech, 2015
    Dissertation Advisor: Dr. R. Michael Buehrer

  • M.S., Electrical Engineering, Virginia Tech, 2014.

  • B.Tech., Electrical Engineering, IIT Madras, 2009.

Professional Experience

  • Head R&D, WiSig Networks, Hyderabad, May 2018 - till date.

  • Chief Engineer, Samsung R&D Institute, Bangalore, Feb. 2016 - May 2018

  • Associate Engineer, Qualcomm India Pvt. Ltd., Sept. 2009 - Jul. 2011.

  • Intern, Kawasaki Micro Electronics (now MegaChips Corporation), May-June 2008.

Academic Experience

  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, IIT Hyderabad, 2018-till date

  • Graduate Research Assistant, Virginia Tech, 2011-2015.

  • Visiting Student, UCLA, May-July 2014, Host - Dr. Mihaela van der Schaar

  • Visiting Student, IIIT-Hyderabad, May-June 2007, Host - Dr. K. Madhava Krishna