Sundeep Rangan

Sundeep Rangan

Associate Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


Dr. Rangan received the B.A.Sc. at the University of Waterloo, Canada and the M.Sc. and Ph.D. at the University of California, Berkeley, all in Electrical Engineering.  He has held postdoctoral appointments at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor and Bell Labs.  In 2000, he co-founded (with four others) Flarion Technologies, a spin off of Bell Labs, that developed Flash OFDM, the first cellular OFDM data system.  Flarion grew to over 150 employees with trials worldwide.  In 2006, Flarion was acquired by Qualcomm Technologies.  Dr. Rangan was a Director of Engineering at Qualcomm involved in OFDM infrastructure products.  He joined the ECE department at Poly in 2010.  His research interests are in wireless communications, signal processing, information theory and control theory.


University of California, Berkeley, 1997

Doctor of Philosophy, Electrical Engineering

University of California, Berkeley, 1995

Master of Science, Electrical Engineering

University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Canada, 1992

Bachelors of Applied Science, Electrical Engineering


Qualcomm Technologies

Director of Engineering

From: January 2006 to February 2010

Flarion Technologies

Co-founder and Director of Engineering

From: March 2000 to January 2006

Research Interests

  • Wireless communications
  • Signal processing and estimation
  • Information theory