Dina Katabi named Andrew (1956) and Erna Viterbi Professor of EECS
April 4, 2014
CSAIL researcher Dina Katabi has been selected for the Andrew (1956) and Erna Viterbi Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at MIT.
In his announcement, EECS Department Head Anantha Chandraksan said that Katabi "is an ideal candidate for this professorship, given her outstanding technical contributions and leadership in wired and wireless networks."
Katabi also collaborated with Professor Hari Balakrishnan in starting the new Wireless@MIT Center hosted in CSAIL. The center includes about 40 MIT professors and graduate students and has several major industry partners.
The title is also held by CSAIL Director Daniela Rus.