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Suresh Borkar, Ph.D.

Suresh Borkar
Senior Lecturer of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Office: 

3301 South Dearborn, Siegel Hall 135

Phone: 

312.567.3880

Fax: 

312.567.8976

Email: 

Education 

Ph.D., ECE, Illinois Institute of Technology, 1972
M.S., ECE, Illinois Institute of Technology, 1967
B.Tech., EE, Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi, India, 1966

Expertise 

Wireless Access and Networking, Mobility Standards, Electromagnetics, Telecom Technologies, Telecom Management, Internet of Things (IoT), Future Workforce, Digital Design, Computer Architecture

Research 

My research interests include Wireless 4G and 5G standards, Priority Management, Quality of Service (QoS) Management, Admission and Bearer Control, Dynamic Spectrum Allocation

 Dr. Borkar joined IIT, Chicago in 2006 after a long career at AT&T/Lucent/Alcatel-Lucent Bell Labs in Technical and Senior Management leadership positons.

Publications 

S. Borkar, M. Pande, B. Chaudhari, Application of 5G Next Generation Network (NGN) to Internet of Things (IoT), International Conference on Internet of Things and Applications, Pune, India, Jan 2017

S. Borkar, Technologies for Future Mobile Tactile Internet of Things (IoT), IIT Real-Time Communications Conference, Chicago, Oct 2016

S. Borkar, Equitable Broadband Access in India, IEEE COMSOC, Pune, India Aug 2016

S. Borkar, Developing a Competitive Workforce for Technology of the Future, Management Development Program, MITSOT/Chamber of Commerce, Pune, India, Aug 2016

S. Borkar and H.Pande, Application of 5G Next Generation Network to Internet of Things, International Conference on Internet of Things and Applications, Pune, India, Jan 2016

S. Borkar, Radio and Spectrum Support in 5G Wireless for Cloud Based and Real Time Communications Applications, IIT Real Time Communications Conference, Chicago, Oct 2015

S. Borkar, 5G Wireless - An Introduction, Seminar at IEEE COMSOC, Pune, India, Aug 2015

S. Borkar, 4G/5G Wireless – Introduction in the Indian Marketplace, Management Development Program, MITSOT/Chamber of Commerce, Pune, India, Aug 2015

S. Borkar, Broadband Telecom Networks - Technologies, Architectures, and Evolution, Seminar at IEEE COMSOC, Pune, India, Dec 2011

S. Borkar, D. Robeson, K. Zdunek, Introduction to a Nationwide Broadband  Network for Public Safety and Emergency Management, IIT Real Time Communications Conference, Chicago, Oct 2011

S. Borkar, K. Zdunek, D. Roberson, Nationwide Broadband Priority Access Network for Public Safety, Oklahama Public Safety Conference, Oct 2011

S. Borkar, 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) – Application for Public Safety and High Priority Users, Seminar at IEEE COMSOC, Pune, India, Aug 2011

S. Borkar, Telecom - From Market Development to, Operations & Management, Management Development Program, MITSOT/Chamber of Commerce, Pune, India, Aug 2011

S. Borkar, K. Zdunek, D. Roberson, Priority Access for Public Safety on Shared Commercial LTE Networks, ITU World Conference Technical Session, Jul 2011

S. Borkar, K. Zdunek, D. Roberson, Public Safety Priority Access to Shared Commercial Networks, FCC Ex-parte Submission, Feb 2011

S. Borkar, 4G - WiMAX and LTE, Seminar at IEEE COMSOC, Pune, India, Aug 2010.

S. Borkar, Broadband Access for India, IETE, Mumbai, Aug 2010

Contributor to various articles in Electronics for You magazine, High Flying Solutions to Connect the World, Jan 2016; New Satellites Give A Boost To In-Flight Internet, Sept 2012; Ubiquitous Computing- Getting Closer To A Distant Dream, June 2012; Visible Light Communication - From Labs to Market: How Soon?, Apr 2012;  VoIP and Traditional Telecom: 1 Minus 1 or 1 Plus 1?, Oct. 2011; Countdown to True Wireless Broadband: 2, 2.5, 3, 3.5… 4G!, June 2011