Signal Processing and Communications Laboratory

Department of Engineering

Kuan Hsieh Kuan Hsieh

Background - Research - Publications

Position: PhD Student

E-mail: kh525 [at]

Office Location: BN3-03

Thesis Title:

Supervisor: Dr Ramji Venkataramanan


I obtained my BA and MEng at the University of Cambridge. My master's thesis was titled "Fast Iterative Aglorithms for Compressed Sensing".

Research Interests

Information theory and coding.

  • Sparse regression codes with approximate message passing (AMP) decoding for communication over the additive white Gaussian noise channel.


K. Hsieh, C. Rush and R. Venkataramanan, "Spatially coupled sparse regression codes: Design and State Evolution Analysis" [ arXiv:1801.01796]


Supervisor for 3rd year undergraduate courses: Information Theory and Coding (3F7) and Data Transmission (3F4).

Lab demonstrator for Baseband Digital Transmission experiment.