Teja Kuruganti is Senior R&D staff member in the Computational Sciences and Engineering Division at ORNL since 2003. His research interests include wireless sensor networks, communications systems, control systems, and novel sensor development,. He won an R&D 100 award in 2012 for co-developing electromagnetic wave propagation simulation engine for harsh environments. He earned MS and PhD degrees in Electrical Engineering from University of Tennessee, Knoxville and BE in electronics and communication engineering from Osmania University. He is a member of IEEE and ISA. He is currently the director of ISA Test and Measurement Division.