Varun Jog

Varun Jog
Assistant Professor
330 North Orchard Street
Madison WI 53715
Joined WID: 2016


Varun Jog received his B.Tech. degree in Electrical Engineering from IIT Bombay (2010), and his PhD in Electrical Engineering & Computer Sciences (EECS) from UC Berkeley (2015). He was postdoctoral fellow at the Warren Center for Network and Data Sciences and the Statistics department at the University of Pennsylvania from September 2015 to August 2016.


  • BTech, EE, IIT Bombay
  • PhD, EECS, UC Berkeley 

Research Description

  • Information theory
  • Network science
  • Convex geometry 


Grainger Institute of Engineering


  • Eliahu Jury award from the EECS Department at UC Berkeley (2015)
  • Jack Keil Wolf student paper award at the IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (2015)