Portrait of Krishna Chintalapudi

Krishna Chintalapudi



I am a researcher in the Mobility and Networking Research at Microsoft Research Redmond. Prior to joining MSR Redmond, I have worked at Microsoft Research India, Bangalore and Bosch Research and Technology Center in Palo Alto, CA, USA. I graduated from University of Southern California with a PhD in Computer Science in 2006. My advisor was Prof. Ramesh Govindan.

Research Interests

  • Internet of Things
  • Wireless Networking
  • Systems for Artificial Intelligence










Recent Selected Publications

Technical Program Committees

  • Mobisys 2013
  • SIGCOMM 2012
  • CoRONET 2011
  • SECON 2010
  • SECON 2009

Recent News

Ongoing Projects

Secure NFC

  • Dhwani – Secure Acoustic NFC

Wireless and Whitespaces

  • WiFi-NC – WiFi over narrow channels
  • WiFi-Nano – WiFi using 800ns slots
  • SPECNET – Distributed spectrum Sensing for whitespaces

Device Positioning Systems

  • Centaur – Bayesian inference based fusion of WiFi-acoustic localization techniques to enable automatic positioning of office equipment
  • Zee – Mobile phone based location-annotated crowdsourcing
  • EZ – Mobile phone positioning without war-driving

Past Projects

Hard Real-time Control for Industrial Wireless

Structural Health Monitoring

  • NetSHM – A programmable sensor-actuator network for monitoring civil structures.

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