Vibhor Julka received his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and has over 17 years of experience in the telecom industry in system design and 3G/4G wireless standards development. His research interests include wireless networks, machine-to-machine communications, smart grid and sensor networks. He is a member of IEEE and Tau Beta Pi. He has worked as a consultant for Huawei Technologies USA, Inc.