Rajesh P.N. Rao (Born July 2, 1970) is an Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Washington in Seattle.
He is a researcher in the fields of computational neuroscience, artificial intelligence, and brain-computer interfacing. He also works on the 4000-year-old Indus script.
In the first demonstration of human brain-to-brain control, Rajesh P.N. Rao wearing an electrical brain-signal reading cap triggered motion in his colleague Andrea Stocco via the Internet across the campus.