Shantanu Rane


Senior Member of Research Staff
Palo Alto Research Center (PARC)

3333 Coyote Hill Road
Palo Alto, CA 94304
(650) 812-4409

Shantanu Rane (S’03 — M’07 — SM’12) received a Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from Stanford University, California in 2007. He has a Masters degree from The University of Minnesota, Minneapolis and a Bachelors degree from Pune University, India.

He has previously worked at the National Center for Radio Astrophysics (Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Pune) and at Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories (MERL) in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He is currently a Senior Member of the Research Staff at the Palo Alto Research Center (PARC) where he works on problems in privacy-preserving analytics. His research interests are in signal processing, applied cryptography and information theory.

He has participated in standardization activity for the Joint Video Team (JVT) under the ITU-T/MPEG H.264/AVC video compression standard, INCITS-M1, the US National Body for standardization of biometrics, and the ISO/IEC JTC1 SC37 Subcommittee on Biometrics. He currently serves as an associate editor for the IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security and the IEEE Signal Processing Letters.