Waleed Akbar

Research Assistant

wakbar@media.mit.edu

Waleed is a graduate student at MIT Media Lab. He is working as a research assistant in Signal Kinetics group on developing Ocean IoT. Prior to joining MIT, Waleed earned his bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering from LUMS, Pakistan.

Research Interests

Wireless Sensing, Ocean IoT, Wireless Networks, RFID

Ocean IoT

Robotics

RFID

M.S. 2022 MIT

Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

B.S. 2013 LUMS

Electrical Engineering

NMF Gold Medal, BS Electrical Engineering (2020)
NMF Silver Medal, BS Electrical Engineering (2020)
LUMS Merit Scholarship Award (2017-2020)
Fast Cables Excellency Award – Highest CGPA in Electrical Engineering (2019)
Dean’s Honor List (2017-2020)

Publications

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