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Dr Ramji Venkataramanan


Ramji Venkataramanan

University Lecturer in Digital Communications and Signal Processing

Academic Division: Information Engineering

Research group: Signal Processing and Communications

Telephone: +44 1223 7 66767


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Research interests

My research interests are broadly in include information theory, communications, statistical learning and inference. A detailed description of my research can be found here.

Teaching activity

Current teaching:

  • 3F7 Information Theory and Coding
  • 3F4 Data Transmission
  • 2P6 Communications
  • 2CW Data Science Coursework

Research opportunities

Other positions

Staff Fellow, Trinity Hall


I am University Lecturer in the  Department of Engineering, and a Staff Fellow at Trinity Hall. I am part of the Signal Processing and Communications Lab in the Division of Information Engineering.

I received my PhD in Electrical Engineering (Systems) from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor in 2008, and my undergraduate degree from the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras in 2002. Before joining the University of Cambridge in 2013, I held post-doctoral positions at Stanford University and Yale University.

My research interests are broadly in the areas of information theory, communications, statistical learning and inference. I am a Turing Fellow at the Alan Turing Insitute, an Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Communications, and an Associate Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Information Theory.