Dr. Sastry is dean of the College of Engineering at the University of California, Berkeley. Considered a technology visionary, Dr. Sastry has an extraordinary record of achievement and his expertise encompasses diverse areas, including both IT and life sciences.
In 2010, as a result of his many achievements, Dr. Sastry received the Asian Pacific Fund’s Chang-Lin Tien Education Leadership Award.
He was formerly the Director of CITRIS (Center for Information Technology Research in the Interest of Society) and
the Banatao Institute @ CITRIS Berkeley.
Dr. Sastry has received a number of honors, including a National Science Foundation Young Investigator Award, a Distinguished Alumnus Award of the Indian Institute of Technology, and the President of India Gold Medal. In 2001, he was elected to the National Academy of Engineering and is a recipient of the Donald P. Eckman Award. He was elected to the... See More