Parimal Parag

Parimal Parag 

Assistant Professor
Department of ECE
Indian Institute of Science
EC 2.17
Bangalore 560 012

Tele: +91 80 2293 2279
Fax: +91 80 2360 0563


  • May 29, 2017: Invited talk at JTG summer school, IIT Bombay, 2017.

  • Jul 10-14, 2017: ACM MobiHoc 2017 being organized at IIT Madras.

  • May 11, 2017: Invited talk at Texas A&M University, College Station.

  • May 02, 2017: Paper presented at IEEE INFOCOM, Atlanta, 2017.

  • Apr 26, 2017: Invited talk at University of Illinois, Chicago.

  • Mar 24, 2017: Received SERB early career research award.

  • Mar 23, 2017: Invited talk at University of California, Berkeley.

  • Mar 22, 2017: Paper presented at IEEE WCNC, San Francisco, 2017.

  • Feb 21, 2017: Open positions for research associates.

  • Mar 03, 2017: Invited Talk at National Conference on Communications, IIT Madras, 2017.

  • Feb 10, 2017: Invited Talk at IBM Research, Bangalore.

  • Jan 30, 2017: Invited Talk at Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi.

  • Past news

Short Bio

Parimal Parag is currently an assistant professor in department of electrical communication engineering at Indian Institute of Science at Bangalore. He was working as senior systems engineer in R&D at ASSIA Inc. from October 2011 to November 2014. He received his B. Tech. and M. Tech. degrees from Indian Institute of Technology Madras in fall 2004; and the PhD degree from Texas A&M University in fall 2011. He was at Stanford University and Los Alamos National Laboratory, in autumn of 2010 and summer of 2007, respectively.

He conducts research in network theory, applied probability, optimization methods, and in their applications to distributed systems. His previous work includes performance evaluation, monitoring, and control of large broadband communication systems and networks. His other research interests lie in the areas of game theory, statistical signal processing, queueing theory, information theory, estimation & detection theory, combinatorics, and probability theory.

Curriculum Vitae

Selected Publications

  • S. Bhambay, S. Poojary, and P. Parag. Differential Encoding for Real-Time Status Updates. IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), San Francisco, CA, March 19-22, 2017. ieeexplore. paper. slides.

  • P. Parag, A. Taghavi, and J.-F. Chamberland. On Real-Time Status Updates over Symbol Erasure Channels. IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), San Francisco, CA, March 19-22, 2017. ieeexplore. paper. slides.

  • P. Parag and J.-F. Chamberland. Waiting on Distributed Content. IEEE Information Theory and Applications (ITA), San Diego, CA, February 10-15, 2013.

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