Vijay Vusirikala

Vijay Vusirikala is currently an Optical Network Architect at Google, where is focused on solutions for scaling and optimizing Google's optical network covering client optics, metro optical, long haul and submarine links. Prior to Google, Vijay was at Infinera, Motorola and Sycamore Networks in senior marketing, business development and architecture roles working on optical networks and systems ranging from backbone core to access networks. Vijay has published extensively, spoken at numerous industry events, and holds several patents in optical devices and systems. He obtained a Ph.D from the University of Maryland, College Park in optoelectronic integration, and a BSEE from IIT, Madras in India.