Dr.Venkatesh is Associate Professor of Electrical and Systems Engineering at the University of Pennsylvania.
He received his B Tech degree in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay and a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from the California Institute of Technology (Caltech). Since 1986 he has been on the faculty of the Department of Electrical and Systems Engineering at the University of Pennsylvania. His research interests are in computational learning theory, information theory, wireless communication, and neural networks.
When not at work, he is also the coach of a youth soccer team; among his many duties is included spending quality time with the team mascot!
Courses Taught – Problem Solving and Statistical Thinking in Modern Life
Areas of Interest – Computational Learning Theory, Information Theory, Wireless Communication, Neural Networks