DSTC Officers and Committee Members

Information for the election of officers for the 2017-2018 term.

Officers 2019-2020


Prof. Shayan Srinivasa Garani

Division of EECS
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore, India

e-mail: shayangs@iisc.ac.in



Vice-Chair from Industry

Dr. Hironori Uchikawa

Kioxia Corporation

e-mail: hironori.uchikawa@kioxia.com




Vice-Chair from Academia

Prof. Xinmiao Zhang

Dept. of Electrical & Computer Engineering
The Ohio State University
2015 Neil Ave. Columbus, OH, USA
e-mail: zhang.8952@osu.edu



Dr. Seyhan Karakulak

Western Digital
1320 Ridder Park Dr.
San Diego, CA, USA

e-mail: seyhanemail@gmail.com




Prof. Jeongseok Ha

Jeongseok Ha
School of Electrical Engineering
Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)
Tel: (+82) 42-350-7424
e-mail: jsha@kaist.edu

Committee Members

2016-17 Best Paper Awards Committee


  • Chao Tian (Texas A&M)
  • Yuval Cassuto (Techion)


  • Lara Dolecek (UCLA)
  • Parikshit Gopalan (Vmware, Inc.)
  • Xiaohu Tang (Southwest Jiaotong University, China)

2018 ComSoc Student Competition Committee

  • Suayb S. Arslan, MEF University, Turkey

Standards Liason

  • Lara Dolecek, Univesity of California, Los Angeles

Student Competition Program

  • Shayan Garani Srinivasa, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore
  • Georgios-Alex Dimakis, University of Texas, Austin
  • Qi Qi, Broadcom Limited

See also the Data Storage Technical Committees at IEEE Communications Society.

Past Officers

Past DSTC Chairs

Past officers, 2017-2018

Past officers, 2015-2016

Past officers, 2013-2014

Past officers, 2011-2012

Past officers, 2007-2010

Past officers, 2005-2007

Past officers, 2003-2005

Past Elections

2015-2016 Election: Candidate Statements and Results