Dinesh Rajan, Ph.D.


Dinesh Rajan, Ph.D.

Associate Dean, Electrical & Computer Engineering
Cecil H. Green Professor

Office Location: Embrey 105

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  • Ph.D. Electrical and Computer Engineering, Rice University
  • M.S. Electrical and Computer Engineering, Rice University
  • B.Tech Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras


Dinesh is currently serving as the Associate Dean for Faculty affairs and curriculum innovation in the Lyle School of Engineering. Prior to this position, he was chair of the department of ECE for over 10 years.

Honors and Awards

  • NSF CAREER award
  •  Fulbright Specialist
  • Golden Mustang Teaching Award (internal SMU)
  • Senior Ford Research Award (internal SMU)







  • Wireless Networking and Information Theory
  • Imaging (3D, Computational)

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