Vikram Krishnamurthy is a Professor at Cornell Tech and in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at Cornell University. He received his Ph.D. from Australian National University in 1992. From 2002-2016, he was a Professor and Canada Research Chair at University of British Columbia, Vancouver. Krishnamurthy’s research interests are in statistical signal processing and stochastic optimization/control with applications in controlled sensing, social networks, radar tracking systems and the dynamics of protein molecules in biosensing devices. He is an IEEE Fellow, has served as Distinguished Lecturer for the IEEE Signal Processing Society and Editor in Chief of IEEE Journal Selected Topics in Signal Processing. He received an honorary doctorate from KTH (Royal Institute of Technology), Sweden in 2013.