Rajeev Ram

Professor of Electrical Engineering

Rajeev Ram is Professor of Electrical Engineering at MIT and a member of the Research Laboratory of Electronics. He has served on the Defense Sciences Research Council advising DARPA on new areas for investment and served as a Program Director at the newly founded Advanced Research Project Agency-Energy.   Ram’s research focuses on the development of novel photonics & electronics for communications, energy, and sensing. He has received the Ruth and Joel Spira Award and Jamieson Award for teaching. He is a MacVicar Faculty Fellow – MIT’s highest honor for teaching.

Ram holds degrees in Applied Physics from California Institute of Technology and Electrical Engineering from the University of California, Santa Barbara.