Usman Khan is an associate professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Tufts School of Engineering. He is the director of the Signal Processing and RoboTic Networks (SPARTN) laboratory at Tufts. He has published extensively in his research areas with more than 100 articles in journals and conference proceedings and holds multiple patents. Recognition of his work includes the prestigious National Science Foundation (NSF) Career award, several NSF REU awards, multiple NSF grants, an IEEE journal cover, three best student paper awards in IEEE conferences, and several news articles including two in IEEE Spectrum.
- 2014: CAREER Award, National Science Foundation
- Technical Area Chair, IEEE 2020 Asilomar Conference on Signals Systems and Computers
- Special Track Chair, IEEE 2020 International Conference on Autonomous Systems