Swarun Kumar

I am Swarun, Ph.D candidate in the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory at MIT. I work in the NETMIT group with Prof. Dina Katabi on building robust protocols and architectures for wireless networks, and am part of the MIT Wireless Center.I received my S.M. degree from MIT in 2012 and a B.Tech in Computer Science and Engineering from IIT Madras in 2010.

Email: swarun@mit.edu


  • Accurate Indoor Localization with Zero Startup Cost, Swarun Kumar, Stephanie Gil, Dina Katabi and Daniela Rus, ACM MOBICOM 2014, Maui HI [PAPER]

  • LTE Radio Analytics Made Easy and Accessible, Swarun Kumar, Ezzeldin Hamed, Dina Katabi, and Li Erran Li, ACM SIGCOMM 2014,Chicago IL [PAPER]

  • Bringing Cross-Layer MIMO to Today's Wireless LANs, Swarun Kumar, Diego Cifuentes, Shyamnath Gollakota, and Dina Katabi, ACM SIGCOMM 2013, Hong Kong [PAPER][SLIDES]

  • Adaptive Communication in Multi-Robot Systems Using Directionality of Signal Strength, Stephanie Gil, Swarun Kumar, Dina Katabi and Daniela Rus, International Symposium on Robotics Research (ISRR) 2013.

  • Interference Alignment by Motion, Fadel Adib (Co-primary), Swarun Kumar (Co-primary), Omid Aryan, Shyamnath Gollakota, and Dina Katabi, ACM MOBICOM 2013, Miami, Florida [PAPER][SLIDES]

  • CarSpeak: A Content-Centric Network for Autonomous Driving, Swarun Kumar, Lixin Shi, Stephanie Gil, Nabeel Ahmed, Dina Katabi, and Daniela Rus, ACM SIGCOMM 2012, Helsinki, Finland [PAPER][SLIDES]

  • MegaMIMO: Scaling Wireless Capacity with User Demands, Hariharan Rahul, Swarun Kumar, and Dina Katabi, ACM SIGCOMM 2012, Helsinki, Finland [PAPER]

  • A Cloud-Assisted Design for Autonomous Driving, Swarun Kumar, Shyamnath Gollakota, Dina Katabi, MCC Workshop 2012 (SIGCOMM), Helsinki, Finland [PAPER][SLIDES]

  • Forcing out a confession: Threshold Discernible Ring Signatures, Swarun Kumar, Shivank Agrawal, Ramarathnam Venkatesan, Satya Lokam, C. Pandu Rangan, SECRYPT 2010, Athens, Greece. (Best Paper Award Winner)

  • Attribute Based Signatures for bounded multi-level threshold circuits, Swarun Kumar, Shivank Agawal, Subha Balarama and C. Pandu Rangan, EUROPKI 2010, Athens, Greece.

  • Sanitizable signatures with strong transparency in the standard model, Shivank Agrawal, Swarun Kumar, Amjed Shareef and Pandu Rangan C., INSCRYPT 2009, Beijing, China. [EPRINT]


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