Bobak Nazer

Associate Professor (ECE, SE)

  • Title Associate Professor (ECE, SE)
  • Office 8 St. Mary’s St. Room 441
  • Phone 617-358-5858
  • Education PhD, University of California, Berkeley, 2009

Research interests:

  • Information theory
  • Wireless communication
  • Communication networks
  • Distributed signal processing
  • Reliable computation over networks

Courses Taught:

ENG EC 517: Introduction to Information Theory, Spring 2011

Abbreviated CV:

Bobak Nazer received the B.S.E.E. degree from Rice University, Houston, TX, in 2003, the M.S. degree from the University of California, Berkeley, CA, in 2005, and the PhD degree from the University of California, Berkeley, CA, in 2009, all in electrical engineering. He is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Boston University, Boston, MA. From 2009 to 2010, he was a postdoctoral associate in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI. His research interests are in information theory, communications, and signal processing, with a focus on developing new techniques for distributed, reliable computation over networks. For his dissertation research, he received the Eli Jury Award from the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences at UC – Berkeley. He is a member of Eta Kappa Nu, Tau Beta Pi, and Phi Beta Kappa.

For more information about Bobak Nazer’s research, please visit his personal web site.

CISE Affiliation
Affiliated Faculty
Research Areas
Information Sciences and Networks

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