Dr. Deepak Mishra

Senior Research Associate
University of New South Wales


Deepak Mishra received a PhD in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT) Delhi in 2017. He has been a Senior Research Associate with the School of Electrical Engineering and Telecommunications, University of New South Wales (UNSW) Sydney since August 2019. Before that, he was a Post-Doctoral Researcher at Linköping University, Sweden, from August 2017 to July 2019. He has also been a Visiting Researcher at the Northeastern University, Boston, USA, University of Rochester, Rochester, USA, Huawei Technologies, Paris, France, and Southwest Jiaotong University, Chengdu, China.

His current research interests include energy harvesting cooperative communication networks, massive MIMO, backscattering, physical layer security, as well as signal processing and energy optimization schemes for the uninterrupted operation of wireless networks. He serves as an Associate Editor for the Communication Theory track of Frontiers in Communications and Networks journal. He was also a Technical Program Committee member for the IEEE ICC from 2018 to 2023, IEEE GLOBECOM in 2021 and 2022, IEEE INFOCOM 2023, IEEE CCNC in 2023, IEEE VTC Fall in 2022, IEEE VTC Spring in 2021 and 2022.

He was a recipient of the IBM PhD Fellowship Award in 2016, the Raman Charpak Fellowship Award in 2017, the Endeavour Research Fellowship Award in 2018, and the Australian Government-funded Discovery Early Career Researcher Award for 2023. He was selected as an Exemplary Reviewer of IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS in 2017 and 2018, of IEEE WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS LETTERS IN 2019, and of IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON COMMUNICATIONS in 2019 and 2020.