Satyanarayana, who goes by moniker, Satya, was born on May 4 1992 in Karimnagar district, Telangana (then AP), India. Satya spent most of his life before college in Hyderabad, popularly known as ‘city of pearls’, Telangana, India. He did his schooling at Neo Royal High School, then later moved to Chennai, also known as ‘detroit of India’, for undergraduation at Indian Institute of Technology, Madras. His interests have varied over the years. Through his high school, he was into computer science, but later his interests drifted towards wireless communications.
Satya completed his bachelor’s in electrical engineering from IIT Madras in 2014. During Jul’14-Aug’15, he worked as a research assistant at Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. And in Sep’15, he enrolled as a masters student at National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan, where he dropped out not long after he has joined the school.
Currently, Satya is a research scholar at the University of Southampton in liaison with InterDigital Inc., UK, in the wireless group. His research interests include millimeter wave communications, hybrid beamforming, with an emphasis on transceiver algorithms for wireless communication systems and multi-functional MIMO.