Roy Yates  


Roy D. Yates

Associate Director, WINLAB

Professor, Electrical & Computer Eng

Rutgers University


March 2005: This homepage has been updated ... for the first time since 2001.  I used some unfamiliar software (Macromedia Contribute) but it worked OK.

However I am still looking for a "favorite customer quote or similar piece of text" over there >>>>


If you need my

  • most recently outdated (March 2005) cv PDF
  • photo in lo-res (16K) or hi-res (470K)
  • unofficial biographical blurb

    Roy Yates received the B.S.E. degree in 1983 from Princeton and the S.M. and Ph.D. degrees in 1986 and 1990 from MIT, all in Electrical Engineering. Since 1990, he has been with the Wireless Information Networks Laboratory (WINLAB) and the ECE department at Rutgers University. Presently, he is an Associate Director of WINLAB and a Professor in the ECE Dept. He is a co-author (with David Goodman) of the text Probability and Stochastic Processes: A Friendly Introduction for Electrical and Computer Engineers published by John Wiley and Sons. He is a co-recipient (with Christopher Rose and Sennur Ulukus) of the 2003 IEEE Marconi Prize Paper Award in Wireless Communications. His research interests include power control, interference suppression and spectrum regulation for wireless systems.

  • contact information

    WINLAB, Rutgers University
    671 US 1 South, Cook Campus
    North Brunswick NJ 08902

    (732) 932-6857 x641 (fax: 932-6882) but I avoid the phone and an email to

    ryates AT winlab DOT rutgers DOT edu

    will get a reply sooner


"Insert a favorite customer quote or similar piece of text here."

— Satisfied Customer

Despite 15 years of teaching and perhaps as many as 2,000 students in various classes, Satisfied Customer   has yet to appear on my roster.

Stupid Quotes - reportedly said in lecture.

An Ancient Relic - a PS file of my PhD thesis (more or less)

This differs from the MIT library copy because the mitthesis latex class has changed since 1990.