Current Students:

  • Xiaopeng Sui (Ph.D., Co-advisor: Prof. Xiaoning Qian)
  • Paul McVay (Ph.D., Co-advisor: Prof. Krishna Narayanan)
  • Lakshmi Venugopal (M.S.)

Graduated Ph.D. Students:

  • Shuo Shao
    Graduation date: May 2017
    Thesis title: On the fundamental limits of exact-repair regenerating codes
    Current affiliation:

  • Shuo Li
    Graduation date: December 2016
    Thesis title: Matrix analysis of communication and brain networks
    Current affiliation: Immerex, Santa Clara, CA

  • Amir Salimi (Co-advisor: Prof. Shuguang Cui)
    Graduation date: December 2016
    Thesis title: On the fundamental limits and symmetric designs for information storage systems
    Current affiliation: University of Southern California, Los Angles, CA

  • Mustafa El-Halabi (Co-advisor: Prof. Costas Georghiades)
    Graduation date: December 2013
    Thesis title: Physical-layer security: Wide-band communications and roles of known interference
    Current affiliation: American University of Science and Technology, Beirut, Lebanon

  • Jinjing Jiang
    Graduation date: August 2013 
    Thesis title: Symmetrical multilevel diversity coding and subset entropy inequalities
    Current affiliation: Marvell, Santa Clara, CA

  • Jae Won Yoo
    Graduation date: May 2013
    Thesis title: Broadcast strategy for delay-limited communication over fading channels
    Current affiliation: Qualcomm, San Diego, CA

  • Hung D. Ly
    Graduation date: May 2012
    Thesis title: Information-theoretically secure communication under channel uncertainty
    Current affiliation: Qualcomm, San Diego, CA

Graduated M.S. Students:

  • Sanjhana Sundar
    Graduation date: August 2017
    Thesis title: Predicting academic performance of potential electrical engineering majors
    Current affiliation: Amazon, Seattle, WA

  • Xinyi Cai
    Graduation date: December 2014
    Thesis title: Symmetrical projections of the entropy region

    Current affiliation: Tektronix Communications, Plano, TX

  • Neeharika Marukala
    Graduate date: May 2012
    Thesis title: Symmetrical multilevel diversity coding with an all-access encoder
    Current affiliation: Qualcomm, San Diego, CA

  • Richa Dixit
    Graduation date: May 2010
    Thesis title: Parametric estimation of harmonically related sinusoids
    Current affiliation: Google, Mountain View, CA