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Sasitharan Balasubramaniam

Principal Investigator

Sasitharan (Sasi) Balasubramaniam received a Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical and Electronics) from the University of Queensland in 1998, a Masters of Engineering Science (Computer and Communication Engineering) from the Queensland University of Technology in 1999 and a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Queensland in 2005 under the supervision of Prof. Jadwiga Indulska.

Sasi is currently Director of Research at the Telecommunication Software and Systems Group at Waterford Institute of Technology. He was previously an Academy of Finland Research Fellow at Department of Electronic and Communication Engineering at the Tampere University, Finland where he was leading the molecular communications research track. His research interests include molecular communications for computing, neural communication and microscale implant communications for the brain, and the Internet of (Bio-Nano) Things.

Sasi is currently an IEEE Senior Member and an ACM Member.

Principal Investigator Waterford IT (TSSG) Nano