Communication, Control and Signal Processing Seminar


Time: Thursday 5:30pm-7:00pm
Venue: 2168 AVW


Spring 2014
2/20 Behtash Babadi (UMD) Asymptotic achievability of the Cramer-Rao bound and a compound channel-type universal sufficiency condition for noisy sparse support recovery
3/6, 3/25 Piya Pal (UMD) Sub-Nyquist Sampling for Wideband Signals
3/11 Isaak Mayergoyz (UMD) Mathematical Models of Hysteresis
4/1 Talha Cihad Gulcu (UMD) Interactive Function Computation via Polar Coding
4/8 William J. Martin (WPI) Promise, Progress, and Problems in Homomorphic Encryption
4/15,4/22 Praneeth Boda, Itzahak Tamo (UMD) Analysis of Boolean Functions
4/29 Min Ye(UMD) Polar Codes for Distributed Hierarchical Source Coding

Fall 2013
8/23 Ioannis Lambadaris (Carleton University, Canada), Stability Analysis and Delay Optimality in Multi-Queue Multi-Server (MQMS) Systems
9/18 Sirin Nitinawarat (UIUC), Controlled Sensing for Sequential Multihypothesis Testing
9/26 Itzhak Tamo, Non-linear index coding outperforming the linear optimum
10/7 Shlomo Shamai (Technion—Israel Institute of Technology), Cloud Radio Access Downlinks, with Backhaul Constrained Oblivious Processing
10/8 Amos Lapidoth (ETH, Switzerland), Source Coding with Lists and Rényi Entropy
10/17 Talha Cihad Gulcu (UMD), Polar codes: Speed of polarization and polynomial gap to capacity
10/24 Raef Bassily (PSU), Causal Erasure Channels
10/31, 11/21 Itzhak Tamo (UMD), A Family of Locally Recoverable Codes
11/7, 11/14 Shun Watanabe (UMD), Non-Asymptotic and Second Order Achievability Bounds for Source Coding with Side Information
11/28 Thanksgiving, no talk
12/5 Praneeth Boda (UMD), Source Coding Problem for sources with Additional Outputs to Keep Secret from the Receiver or Wiretappers

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