Pankhuri Sen is a Research Associate at AutoID Labs and a graduate student in engineering and management at MIT. Pankhuri’s research at MIT focuses on new methods to enable Tag Antenna based Sensing for IoT applications. Pankhuri studied Electronics and Communication for her undergraduate degree in Engineering where her research interests centered around communication technologies, specifically the Free Space Optical (FSO) communication links. During her professional experience of five years at semiconductor and communications major- Qualcomm, Pankhuri worked extensively on enhancing various aspects of the power and thermal performance of Snapdragon chips for smartphones and IoT based products. Pankhuri is passionate about technology and it’s human-centered applications for making the world a smarter place.