Sami Khairy’s research interests span the broad areas of statistical learning, reinforcement learning, next generation AI powered wireless networks resource management and protocol design, and statistical signal processing. He received the M.S. degree in Electrical Engineering in 2016 from Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL, where he is currently working towards the Ph.D. degree. Sami received a Fulbright Predoctoral Scholarship from JACEE and the U.S. Department of State in 2015, and the Starr/Fieldhouse Research Fellowship from IIT in 2019. He is an IEEE student member and a member of IEEE ComSoc and IEEE HKN.