Coding, Communications and Information Theory Group

 

(last updated May 2008)

 

Picture, November 2005

 

Picture, December 2000

 

Active research projects in these areas

* Communications and Information theory

* Physical layer security, data security

* Iterative decoding (turbo codes, LDPC codes etc.)

* Coding for high density magnetic and optical recording

* M-ary optical data storage

 

 

 

Current Ph.D. students

* Arunkumar Subramanian

* Demijan Klinc

* Jiaxi Xiao

* Willie Harrison

 

 

Group Alumni

* Matthieu Bloch (Ph.D. 2008)               

* Rajesh Narasimha (Ph.D. 2007 co-advised with Prof. Chuanyi Ji)

* Woonhaing Hur (Ph.D. 2007)

* Souvik Dihidar (Ph.D. 2006)

* Jaehong Kim (Ph.D. 2006)

* Shayan G. Srinivasa (Ph.D. 2006)

* Yogesh Sankarasubramaniam (Ph.D. 2006)

* Olivier Guerreau(Ph.D. 2005 co-advised with Prof. Francois Malassenet)

* Majid Fozunbal (Ph.D. 2004 co-advised with Prof. Ron Schafer)

* Aravind Nayak (Ph.D. 2004, co-advised with Prof. John Barry)

* Estuardo Licona-Nunez (Ph.D. 2004)

* Andrew Thangaraj (Ph.D. 2003)

* Jeongseok Ha (Ph.D. 2003)

* Cenk Argon (Ph.D. 2002)

* Pornchai Supnithi (Ph.D. 2002)

* Laura McPheters (Ph.D. 2001)

* Ravi Sivasankaran (Ph.D. 2000)

* Suparna Datta(Ph.D. 2000)

* Kofi Anim Appiah (Ph.D. 2000)

* Sarat Krishnan(MS 2003)

* Chris Smith(MS 2000)

* Jian (Jane) Luo (MS 1996)

 

Past and Present Research Sponsors

 

* Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institutehttp://www.etri.re.kr

* Agence Nationale de la Recherchehttp://www.agence-nationale-recherche.fr/

* Seagate Researchhttp://www.seagate.com/

* Samsung Advanced Institute of Technologyhttp://www.sait.samsung.com

* Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS, France)http://www.cnrs.fr

* Fujitsu Labs Limited

* Texas Instruments

* LSI Logic

* CIENA Corporation

* Western Digital Corporation

* Calimetrics, Inc

* Optex Communications

* General Electric Corporation

* Harris Corporation

* National Science Foundation

* Information Storage Industries Consortium

* National Institutes of Standards and Technology

* Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)

* US Air Force Office of Scientific Research