K.T. Arasu, PhD

K.T. Arasu, PhD

Areas of Expertise

  • Combinatorics and discrete mathematics
  • Applicable algebra
  • Cryptography and data security
  • Algebraic methods in radar and communication systems
  • Optimization problems
  • Sequence/waveform designs
  • Compressed sensing

Background and Current Work

Dr. K.T. Arasu is a senior research scientist for Riverside Research. He investigates novel techniques on error correcting codes, cryptography, data security and privacy, as well as topics at the intersection of machine learning, security, and information theory. Prior to joining Riverside Research, Dr. Arasu was a professor in the Department of Mathematics and Statics at Wright State University for 35 years.

Education, Awards, and Recognition

Dr. Arasu received a BS and MS in mathematics from Panjab University (India) and a PhD from Ohio State University. During his time as a professor at Wright State University, he was presented the Teaching Excellence Award from the College of Science and Mathematics, the Presidential Research Excellence Award, and the Trustee’s Award for Faculty Excellence.


Dr. Arasu has published over 110 research papers and serves on the editorial board of several technical international journal publications.

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