Yogananda Isukapalli

Yogananda Isukapalli

Yogananda Isukapalli

Teaching Professor
​Electrical and Computer Engineering

Electrical and Computer Engineering


(805) 893-7277
4113 Harold Frank Hall

University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA 93106


Distinguished Teaching Award, UCSB Academic Senate (2020-21); Outstanding Computer Engineering Faculty Award (2018-19, 2019-20, 2020-21, 2021-22, 2022-23); Northrop Grumman Excellence in Teaching Award (2020-21)


Communications & Signal Processing, Computer Engineering

Isukapalli runs the computer engineering Capstone program, which focuses on developing students into professionals by pairing them with industry or academic experts to create an engineered solution for real-world problems. He joined the department in winter 2017, after several years working as a staff scientist in the Wi-Fi division at a semiconductor manufacturing company. 


PhD Communication Theory and Systems, University of California, San Diego