Rahul Bhattacharyya is a Research Scientist at the Auto-ID Labs, MIT. He obtained a Ph.D. in Systems Engineering from MIT. His research encompasses the development and integration of technologies that form the framework for IoT. He is interested in pervasive wireless sensor design using smart materials and predictive analytics for fault detection. Rahul has served on the organizing committees of the IEEE RFID Conference 2010-17 and the 4th International Conference on IoT.