Signal Processing and Communications Laboratory

Department of Engineering

Emerging Topics in Modulation and Coding WorkshopNlogo.png

Cambridge, UK, 25-26 June 2015

The NEWCOM# emerging topics workshop will take place on the 25-26 June in Cambridge, UK at the Department of Engineering of t

he University of Cambridge.


The workshop will take place in Lecture Room 5. Sandwich lunch will be served on Friday. More information on how to find the department is available here.

The technical programme for Thursday, 25 June, is as follows:

Time Speaker Talk Title
14:00 - 14:30 Jossy Sayir, University of Cambridge Mixed linear / non-linear codes for frame synchronization
14:30 - 15:00 Jing Guo, University of Cambridge Polarization for arbitrary alphabet sizes
15:00 - 15:30 Claudio Weidmann, CNRS/ENSEA Cergy, France Hamming-space Voronoi cells of convolutional codes (with an application)
15:30 - 16:00 COFFEE BREAK
16:00 - 16:30 Ingmar Land, Huawei Labs, Paris Distributed caching in hetnets
16:30 - 17:00 Iryna Andriyanovna, CNRS/ENSEA Cergy, France
(represented by Alex Graell i Amat)
Repair Scheduling in Wireless Distributed Storage with D2D Communication
18:30 - 22:00 DINNER

The technical programme for Friday, 26 June, is as follows:

Time Speaker Talk title
09:00 - 09:30 Michael Lentmaier, Lund University Threshold Saturation for Spatially Coupled Turbo-like Codes
09:30 - 10:00 Najeeb ul Hassan, TU Dresden Protograph Design for Spatially Coupled Codes over the Block-Fading Channel
10:00 - 10:30 Sebastian Cammerer & Stephan ten Brink, TU Stuttgart Triggering wavelike-convergence in tail-biting SC-LDPC codes
10:30 - 11:00 Georg B÷cherer, TU Munich Bandwidth Efficient and Rate-Matched Low-Density Parity-Check Coded Modulation
11:00 - 11:30 COFFEE BREAK
11:30 - 12:00 Guido Montorsi, Politecnico di Torino Analog Digital Belief Propagation (ADBP) and multistage decoding with a hard decoding stage
12:00 - 12:30 Ramji Venkataramanan, University of Cambridge Capacity-achieving codes for the AWGN channel via approximate message passing decoding
12:30 - 13:00 Alexandre Graell i Amat, Chalmers University All-to-all broadcast coded slotted ALOHA for V2V communications
13:00 - 14:00 LUNCH
14:00 - 14:30 Erdal Arıkan, Bilkent University, Turkey Polar Coding for Applications
14:30 - 15:00 Bernhard Geiger, TU Munich The Fractality of Polar and Reed-Muller Codes
15:00 - 15:30 Abdellatif Zaidi, CNRS/UniversitÚ de Marne-la-VallÚe, France Two-Terminal Interactive Source Coding for Function Computation with Remote Sources
15:30 - 16:00 COFFEE BREAK
16:00 - 16:30 Tobias Koch, University Carlo III Madrid Fundamental limits of short-packet wireless communications
16:30 - 17:00 Alfonso Martinez, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona Additive Energy Channels
The abstracts of some of the talks are available here.

Please contact Jossy Sayir (jossy dot sayir (at) eng dot cam dot ac dot uk) for further information about the workshop.

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