News

2017

  • 04/17 - Congratulations to Christian Häger on winning a Marie Sklodowska Curie Postdoctoral Fellowship

2016

  • 11/16 - Group member Mohammad Sanatkar successfully defends his PhD thesis at Duke

  • 08/16 - New group member Christian Häger joins Duke as a post-doctoral researcher

  • 04/16 - Our paper “Reed-Muller Codes Achieve Capacity on Erasure Channels” is selected as one of three best papers at STOC 2016

  • 04/16 - Group alumnus Santhosh Kumar is one of the finalists in the Shannon Centennial Student Competition organized by Bell Labs, Nokia

  • 01/16 - The video of our ISIT Plenary on Reed-Muller Codes is now posted (see time 11:40 for a surprise)

  • 01/16 - Our IT submission proving that Reed-Muller (and some BCH codes) achieve capacity on the BEC is now posted on arXiv

2015

  • 10/15 - Group member Santhosh Kumar successfully defends his PhD thesis at Texas A&M

  • 03/15 - I'm helping to organize the 2015 Sensing and Analysis of High Dimensional Data (SAHD) workshop at Duke

  • 01/15 - I will be serving as an IT Society Distinguished Lecturer for 2015-2016

2014

  • 12/14 - Our threshold saturation paper for spatially-coupled LDPC and LDGM codes on BMS channels is now available in the Transactions on Information Theory

  • 11/14 - Our threshold saturation paper for spatially-coupled scalar systems is now available in the Transactions on Information Theory

  • 10/14 - I'm helping to organize a workshop in honor of Robert Calderbank's 60th birthday

  • 08/14 - I'm now an associate professor at Duke University