Shashank Vatedka



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I am an assistant professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering at the Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad.
I work on information theory and coding, with applications to compression, statistical inference, and security.


Academic background


Service (IITH)

  • Faculty-in-charge, EE MTech admissions Aug 2020, Dec 2020, Aug 2021
  • Faculty advisor, PG (CSP) 2020

Service (other)

  • General co-chair, JTG/ITSoc Summer School 2024
  • Invited Talks co-chair, SPCOM 2024
  • Finance co-chair, ITW 2022
  • Organising committee, HyWIT 2020
  • Program chair, CSCIT 2017
  • Review editor, Frontiers in Communications and Networks, 2020-present
  • TPC member: SPCOM 2020, ATIS 2021, NCC 2022, SPCOM 2022, NCC 2023, NCC 2024
  • Reviewer: IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, IEEE Transactions on Communications, IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security, IEEE Communication Letters, IEEE Wireless Communication Letters, Journal of Machine Learning Research.
  • Reviewer: ISIT, ITW, SPCOM, NCC


Room no 446, Academic block-C
Indian Institute of Technology
Kandi, Sangareddy
Telangana, India
PIN: 502284
email: shashankvatedka[at]ee[dot]iith[dot]ac[dot]in