Sasitharan Balasubramaniam (Senior Member, IEEE) received the B.E. degree in electrical and electronic engineering from the University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia, in 1998, the M.E. in computer and communication engineering from the Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, in 1999, and the Ph.D degree from the University of Queensland, in 2005. He is currently an Associate Professor at the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Nebraska, Lincoln. He has authored or coauthored more than 100 articles in various journals and conferences, and actively participates in a number of technical program committees for various conferences. He was a past recipient of the Academy of Finland Research Fellowship and the SFI Starter Investigator Research Grant. His current research interests includes molecular communications, Internet of(Bio) NanoThings, and Terahertz Wireless Communications. He is currently on the Steering Board Committee of ACM NanoCom, which he co-founded. In 2018, he was the IEEE Nanotechnology Council Distinguished Lecturer. He was an Associate Editor of the IEEE Internet of Things journal. He is currently an Associate Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing and Elsevier Nano Communication Networks.