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- S1: Monday, July 2, 09:50 - 11:10
- S2: Monday, July 2, 11:30 - 12:50
- S3: Monday, July 2, 14:40 - 16:20
- S4: Monday, July 2, 16:40 - 18:00
- S5: Tuesday, July 3, 09:50 - 11:10
- S6: Tuesday, July 3, 11:30 - 12:50
- S7: Tuesday, July 3, 14:40 - 16:20
- S8: Tuesday, July 3, 16:40 - 18:00
- S9: Wednesday, July 4, 09:50 - 11:10
- S10: Wednesday, July 4, 11:30 - 13:10
- S11: Thursday, July 5, 09:50 - 11:10
- S12: Thursday, July 5, 11:30 - 12:50
- S13: Thursday, July 5, 14:40 - 16:20
- S14: Thursday, July 5, 16:40 - 18:00
- S15: Friday, July 6, 09:50 - 11:10
- S16: Friday, July 6, 11:30 - 13:10
- S17: Friday, July 6, 15:00 - 16:40

## S1.T1: Source Coding with Side Information |

Time: Monday, July 2, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Kresge Rehearsal B (030) |

Session Chair: Luis Lastras, IBM - T.J. Watson Research Center |

S1.T1.1: Data Processing Lower Bounds for Scalar Lossy Source Codes with Side Information at the Decoder |

Avraham Reani |

Neri Merhav |

S1.T1.2: Graph-based Code Design for Quadratic-Gaussian Wyner-Ziv Problem with Arbitrary Side Information |

Yi-Peng Wei |

Shih-Chun Lin |

Yu-Hsiu Lin |

Hsuan-Jung Su |

S1.T1.3: Source Coding With Delayed Side Information |

Osvaldo Simeone |

Haim Permuter |

S1.T1.4: A Compression Algorithm Using Mis-aligned Side-information |

Nan Ma |

Kannan Ramchandran |

David Tse |

## S1.T2: Multiple Access Codes |

Time: Monday, July 2, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Kresge Auditorium (109) |

Session Chair: David Tse, University of California, Berkeley |

S1.T2.1: Construction of MIMO MAC Codes Achieving the Pigeon Hole Bound |

Toni Ernvall |

Roope Vehkalahti |

S1.T2.2: On The Sum-Capacity of Gaussian MAC With Peak Constraint |

Babak Mamandipoor |

Kamyar Moshksar |

Amir K. Khandani |

S1.T2.3: Expurgation for Discrete Multiple-Access Channels via Linear Codes |

Eli Haim |

Yuval Kochman |

Uri Erez |

S1.T2.4: Simpler Achievable Rate Regions for Multiaccess with Finite Blocklength |

Ebrahim MolavianJazi |

J. Nicholas Laneman |

## S1.T3: Two-Unicast Networks |

Time: Monday, July 2, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Stratton Sala de Puerto Rico (202) |

Session Chair: Salman Avestimehr, Cornell University |

S1.T3.1: On Two Unicast Wireless Networks with Destination-to-Source Feedback |

I-Hsiang Wang |

S1.T3.2: On Degrees of Freedom of Layered Two Unicast Networks with Delayed CSIT |

I-Hsiang Wang |

Suhas Diggavi |

S1.T3.3: Sum Secure Degrees of Freedom of Two-Unicast Layered Wireless Networks |

Jianwei Xie |

Sennur Ulukus |

S1.T3.4: Approximate Ergodic Capacity of a Class of Fading 2-user 2-hop Networks |

Sang-Woon Jeon |

Chien-Yi Wang |

Michael Gastpar |

## S1.T4: Secrecy Models in Wiretap Channels |

Time: Monday, July 2, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Stratton 20 Chimneys (306) |

Session Chair: Paul Cuff, Princeton University |

S1.T4.1: Broadcast Channels with Confidential Messages by Randomness Constrained Stochastic Encoder |

Shun Watanabe |

Yasutada Oohama |

S1.T4.2: Secrecy Is Cheap if the Adversary Must Reconstruct |

Curt Schieler |

Paul Cuff |

S1.T4.3: Imperfect Secrecy in Wiretap Channel II |

Fan Cheng |

Raymond W. Yeung |

Kenneth Shum |

S1.T4.4: Strong Secrecy in Compound Broadcast Channels with Confidential Messages |

Rafael Wyrembelski |

Holger Boche |

## S1.T5: List Decoding and Reed-Solomon Codes |

Time: Monday, July 2, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Kresge Little Theatre (035) |

Session Chair: Ilya Dumer, University of California, Riverside |

S1.T5.1: Burst list decoding of interleaved Reed-Solomon codes |

Tom Kolan |

Ron Roth |

S1.T5.2: List Decoding Algorithms based on Gröbner Bases for General One-Point AG Codes |

Olav Geil |

Ryutaroh Matsumoto |

Diego Ruano |

S1.T5.3: An algorithm for list decoding number field codes |

Jean-Francois Biasse |

Guillaume Quintin |

S1.T5.4: A Lifting Decoding Scheme and its Application to Interleaved Linear Codes |

Guillaume Quintin |

## S1.T6: Combinatorial Problems in Coding |

Time: Monday, July 2, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Kresge Rehearsal A (033) |

Session Chair: Olgica Milenkovic, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign |

S1.T6.1: Translation association schemes, poset metrics, and the shape enumerator of codes |

Alexander Barg |

Marcelo Firer |

S1.T6.2: On the Uncertainty of Information Retrieval in Associative Memories |

Eitan Yaakobi |

Jehoshua Bruck |

S1.T6.3: On q-ary antipodal matchings and applications |

Erik Ordentlich |

Ron Roth |

Gadiel Seroussi |

S1.T6.4: Optimal Family of q-ary Codes Obtained From a Substructure of Generalised Hadamard Matrices |

Carl Bracken |

Yeow Meng Chee |

Punarbasu Purkayastha |

## S1.T7: Gaussian Channels |

Time: Monday, July 2, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Stratton (407) |

Session Chair: Dongning Guo, Northwestern University |

S1.T7.1: High-Rate Superposition Codes with Iteratively Optimal Estimates |

Andrew Barron |

Sanghee Cho |

S1.T7.2: The Capacity of the Multi-MMSE Constrained Gaussian Channel |

Ronit Bustin |

Shlomo (Shitz) Shamai |

S1.T7.3: Expurgated Infinite Constellations at Finite Dimensions |

Amir Ingber |

Ram Zamir |

S1.T7.4: The Capacity Loss of Dense Constellations |

Tobias Koch |

Alfonso Martinez |

Albert Guillén i Fàbregas |

## S1.T8: Information Theoretic Tools and Properties |

Time: Monday, July 2, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Stratton (491) |

Session Chair: Peter Harremoes, Copenhagen Business College |

S1.T8.1: On Optimum Strategies for Minimizing the Exponential Moments of a Loss Function |

Neri Merhav |

S1.T8.2: Minimization of Entropy Functionals Revisited |

Imre Csiszar |

Frantisek Matúš |

S1.T8.3: Shannon Entropy Convergence Results in the Countable Infinite Case |

Jorge Silva |

Patricio Parada |

S1.T8.4: On the equivalence between Stein identity and de Bruijn identity |

Sangwoo Park |

Erchin Serpedin |

Khalid Qaraqe |

## S1.T9: Theory of Quantum Error Correction |

Time: Monday, July 2, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Stratton West Lounge (201) |

Session Chair: Iryna Andriyanova, ENSEA / Université de Cergy-Pontoise |

S1.T9.1: Sphere Packing Bound for Quantum Channels |

Marco Dalai |

S1.T9.2: Stabilizer Codes over Frobenius Rings |

Sushma Nadella |

Andreas Klappenecker |

S1.T9.3: Nice Nearrings |

Andreas Klappenecker |

S1.T9.4: Asymmetric quantum codes obtained from code expansion |

Giuliano La Guardia |

## S2.T1: Network Source Coding with Side Information |

Time: Monday, July 2, 11:30 - 12:50 |

Location: Kresge Rehearsal B (030) |

Session Chair: Neri Merhav, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology |

S2.T1.1: A General Formula of Rate-Distortion Functions for Source Coding with Side Information at Many Decoders |

Tetsunao Matsuta |

Tomohiko Uyematsu |

S2.T1.2: On the Heegard-Berger Problem with Common Reconstruction Constraints |

Behzad Ahmadi |

Ravi Tandon |

Osvaldo Simeone |

H. Vincent Poor |

S2.T1.3: Distributed and Cascade Lossy Source Coding with a Side Information "Vending Machine" |

Behzad Ahmadi |

Osvaldo Simeone |

S2.T1.4: Information Masking and Amplification: The Source Coding Setting |

Thomas Courtade |

## S2.T2: Variations on Broadcast Channels |

Time: Monday, July 2, 11:30 - 12:50 |

Location: Kresge Auditorium (109) |

Session Chair: Chandra Nair, Chinese University of Hong Kong |

S2.T2.1: Multiple Description Coding Based Compress-and-Forward for the Broadcast Relay Channel |

Seçkin Anıl Yıldırım |

Melda Yuksel |

S2.T2.2: Broadcast Correlated Gaussians: the Vector-Scalar Case |

Lin Song |

Jun Chen |

Chao Tian |

S2.T2.3: Quadratic Gaussian Source Broadcast with Individual Bandwidth Mismatches |

Louis Tan |

Ashish Khisti |

Emina Soljanin |

S2.T2.4: The Broadcast Approach Under Mixed Delay Constraints |

Kfir Cohen |

Avi Steiner |

Shlomo (Shitz) Shamai |

## S2.T3: Multi-Hop Multi-Flow Wireless Networks |

Time: Monday, July 2, 11:30 - 12:50 |

Location: Stratton Sala de Puerto Rico (202) |

Session Chair: Pramod Viswanath, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign |

S2.T3.1: Is Gaussian Noise the Worst-Case Additive Noise in Wireless Networks? |

Ilan Shomorony |

Salman Avestimehr |

S2.T3.2: An Asymptotically Optimal Push-Pull Method for Multicasting over a Random Network |

Vasuki Swamy |

Rajesh Sundaresan |

Pramod Viswanath |

S2.T3.3: Optimized Flow Allocation for Anonymous Communication in Multipath Wireless Networks |

Chouchang Yang |

Basel Alomair |

Radha Poovendran |

S2.T3.4: Can geographic routing scale when nodes are mobile? |

Dinesh Ramasamy |

Upamanyu Madhow |

## S2.T4: Wiretap Channels with Feedback, Side Information, and Common Messaes |

Time: Monday, July 2, 11:30 - 12:50 |

Location: Stratton 20 Chimneys (306) |

Session Chair: Yasutada Oohama, University of Electro-Communications |

S2.T4.1: Broadcasting over Fading Wiretap Channels |

Yingbin Liang |

Lifeng Lai |

H. Vincent Poor |

Shlomo (Shitz) Shamai |

S2.T4.2: On the Ergodic Secret Message Capacity of the Wiretap Channel with Finite-Rate Feedback |

Zouheir Rezki |

Ashish Khisti |

Mohamed-Slim Alouini |

S2.T4.3: Capacity Region of Non-degraded Wiretap Channel with Noiseless feedback |

Bin Dai |

Han Vinck |

Yuan Luo |

Zhuojun Zhuang |

S2.T4.4: An Achievable Region for the Wiretap Multiple-Access Channel with Common Message |

Moritz Wiese |

Holger Boche |

## S2.T5: Reed-Muller Codes |

Time: Monday, July 2, 11:30 - 12:50 |

Location: Kresge Little Theatre (035) |

Session Chair: Alexander Barg, University of Maryland |

S2.T5.1: Projected Subcodes of the second order binary Reed-Muller Code |

Matthieu Legeay |

Pierre Loidreau |

S2.T5.2: Spherically punctured biorthogonal codes |

Ilya Dumer |

Olga Kapralova |

S2.T5.3: Multiplicative secret sharing schemes from Reed-Muller type codes |

Iwan Duursma |

Jiashun Shen |

S2.T5.4: Partial Permutation Decoding for Abelian Codes |

José Bernal-Buitrago |

Juan Simón |

## S2.T6: Constrained Coding |

Time: Monday, July 2, 11:30 - 12:50 |

Location: Kresge Rehearsal A (033) |

Session Chair: Ron Roth, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology |

S2.T6.1: On embedding conditions of shifts of finite type into the Fibonacci-Dyck shift |

Hiroshi Fujisaki |

S2.T6.2: Approximately Counting the Number of Constrained Arrays via the Sum-Product Algorithm |

Farzad Parvaresh |

Pascal Vontobel |

S2.T6.3: On Codes for Structured Bursts |

Luis Lastras-Montaño |

Mario Blaum |

S2.T6.4: Erasure Coding for Real-Time Streaming |

Derek Leong |

Tracey Ho |

## S2.T7: Capacity of Gaussian Channels |

Time: Monday, July 2, 11:30 - 12:50 |

Location: Stratton (407) |

Session Chair: Sae-Young Chung, KAIST |

S2.T7.1: On the Capacity of Additive White Alpha-Stable Noise Channels |

Jihad Fahs |

Ibrahim Abou-Faycal |

S2.T7.2: Bounds on the Capacity of the Additive Inverse Gaussian Noise Channel |

Hui-Ting Chang |

Stefan Moser |

S2.T7.3: Achievable Rates of Gaussian Channels with Realistic Duty Cycle and Power Constraints |

Hui Li |

Dongning Guo |

S2.T7.4: An Efficient Algorithm to Calculate BICM Capacity |

Georg Böcherer |

Fabian Altenbach |

Alex Alvarado |

Steven Corroy |

Rudolf Mathar |

## S2.T8: Distributed Detection and Estimation |

Time: Monday, July 2, 11:30 - 12:50 |

Location: Stratton (491) |

Session Chair: Henry Pfister, Texas A&M University |

S2.T8.1: Quantization Effect On Second Moment of Log-Likelihood Ratio and Its Application to Decentralized Sequential Detection |

Yan Wang |

Yajun Mei |

S2.T8.2: The sufficiency principle for decentralized data reduction |

Ge Xu |

Biao Chen |

S2.T8.3: Nonparametric Decentralized Detection Based on Weighted Count Kernel |

Jiayao Hu |

Yingbin Liang |

Eric Xing |

S2.T8.4: Distributed Estimation in Multi-Agent Networks |

Lalitha Sankar |

H. Vincent Poor |

## S2.T9: Quantum Codes from Classical Codes, |

Time: Monday, July 2, 11:30 - 12:50 |

Location: Stratton West Lounge (201) |

Session Chair: Joanne Hall, Charles University in Prague |

S2.T9.1: Quantum polar codes for arbitrary channels |

Mark Wilde |

Joseph Renes |

S2.T9.2: A Construction of Quantum Codes via A Class of Classical Polynomial Codes |

Lingfei Jin |

Chaoping Xing |

S2.T9.3: Quantum LDPC codes obtained by non-binary constructions |

Iryna Andriyanova |

Denise Maurice |

Jean-Pierre Tillich |

S2.T9.4: Improved quantum hypergraph-product LDPC codes |

Alexey Kovalev |

Leonid Pryadko |

## S3.T1: Lossy Source Coding |

Time: Monday, July 2, 14:40 - 16:20 |

Location: Kresge Rehearsal B (030) |

Session Chair: Yiannis Kontoyiannis, Athens University of Economics & Business |

S3.T1.1: On Real-Time and Causal Secure Source Coding |

Yonatan Kaspi |

Neri Merhav |

S3.T1.2: Rate-Distortion Behavior at Low Distortion for Densely Sampled Gaussian Data |

David Neuhoff |

Sandeep Pradhan |

S3.T1.3: Pointwise lossy source coding theorem for sources with memory |

Barlas Oğuz |

Venkat Anantharam |

S3.T1.4: Gaussian Rate-Distortion via Sparse Linear Regression over Compact Dictionaries |

Ramji Venkataramanan |

Antony Joseph |

Sekhar Tatikonda |

S3.T1.5: Lossy Source Coding via Spatially Coupled LDGM Ensembles |

Vahid Aref |

Nicolas Macris |

Ruediger Urbanke |

Marc Vuffray |

## S3.T2: Three-Receiver Broadcast Channels |

Time: Monday, July 2, 14:40 - 16:20 |

Location: Kresge Auditorium (109) |

Session Chair: Yossi Steinberg, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology |

S3.T2.1: On Three-Receiver More Capable Channels |

Chandra Nair |

Lingxiao Xia |

S3.T2.2: The Capacity Region of Some Classes of Parallel Degraded Broadcast Channels with Three Receivers and Three-Degraded Message Sets |

Hon Fah Chong |

Ying-Chang Liang |

S3.T2.3: Broadcast Capacity Regions with Three Receivers and Message Cognition |

Tobias Oechtering |

Michele Wigger |

Roy Timo |

S3.T2.4: Three-Receiver Broadcast Channels with Side Information |

Saeed Hajizadeh |

Ghosheh Abed Hodtani |

S3.T2.5: Is Non-Unique Decoding Necessary? |

Shirin Saeedi Bidokhti |

Vinod Prabhakaran |

Suhas Diggavi |

## S3.T3: *-and-Forward Relaying |

Time: Monday, July 2, 14:40 - 16:20 |

Location: Stratton Sala de Puerto Rico (202) |

Session Chair: Pablo Piantanida, SUPELEC |

S3.T3.1: Blind Compute-and-Forward |

Chen Feng |

Danilo Silva |

Frank Kschischang |

S3.T3.2: Rateless Coded Hybrid Amplify/Decode-Forward Cooperation for Wireless Multicast |

Talha Khan |

Momin Uppal |

Anders Høst-Madsen |

Zixiang Xiong |

S3.T3.3: Dynamic QMF for Half-Duplex Relay Networks |

Ayfer Özgür |

Suhas Diggavi |

S3.T3.4: Joint Optimization of The Transmit Covariance and The Relay Precoder in General Gaussian Amplify-and-Forward Relay Channels |

Ramy Gohary |

Halim Yanikomeroglu |

S3.T3.5: Layered Quantize-Forward For The Two-Way Relay Channel |

Hieu Do |

Tobias Oechtering |

Mikael Skoglund |

## S3.T4: Secure Communications |

Time: Monday, July 2, 14:40 - 16:20 |

Location: Stratton 20 Chimneys (306) |

Session Chair: Gerhard Kramer, Technische Universität München |

S3.T4.1: Broadcasting Private Messages Securely |

László Czap |

Vinod Prabhakaran |

Suhas Diggavi |

Christina Fragouli |

S3.T4.2: On Private Broadcasting over Independent Parallel Channels |

Ashish Khisti |

Tie Liu |

S3.T4.3: Degraded Broadcast Channel with Noncausal Side Information, Confidential Messages and Noiseless Feedback |

Bin Dai |

Han Vinck |

Yuan Luo |

Zhuojun Zhuang |

S3.T4.4: On Optimal Signaling over Secure MIMO Channels |

Sergey Loyka |

Charalambos Charalambous |

S3.T4.5: Square Root Law for Communication with Low Probability of Detection on AWGN Channels |

Boulat Bash |

Dennis Goeckel |

Don Towsley |

## S3.T5: Spatially-Coupled Coding |

Time: Monday, July 2, 14:40 - 16:20 |

Location: Kresge Little Theatre (035) |

Session Chair: G. David Forney, Massachusetts Institute of Technology |

S3.T5.1: Spatially Coupled Ensembles Universally Achieve Capacity under Belief Propagation |

Shrinivas Kudekar |

Thomas Richardson |

Ruediger Urbanke |

S3.T5.2: How to Prove the Maxwell Conjecture Via Spatial Coupling - A Proof of Concept |

Andrei Giurgiu |

Nicolas Macris |

Ruediger Urbanke |

S3.T5.3: Spatially-Coupled Binary MacKay-Neal Codes for Channels with Non-Binary Inputs and Affine Subspace Outputs |

Kenta Kasai |

Takayuki Nozaki |

Kohichi Sakaniwa |

S3.T5.4: Improving Spatially Coupled LDPC Codes by Connecting Chains |

Dmitri Truhachev |

David Mitchell |

Michael Lentmaier |

Daniel Costello |

S3.T5.5: Distance Spectrum Estimation of LDPC Convolutional Codes |

Hua Zhou |

David Mitchell |

Norbert Goertz |

Daniel Costello |

## S3.T6: Codes and Their Applications |

Time: Monday, July 2, 14:40 - 16:20 |

Location: Kresge Rehearsal A (033) |

Session Chair: Gadiel Seroussi, HP Labs and U. de la Republica, Uruguay |

S3.T6.1: Spatially-Coupled Random Access on Graphs |

Gianluigi Liva |

Enrico Paolini |

Michael Lentmaier |

Marco Chiani |

S3.T6.2: Biff (Bloom Filter) Codes: Fast Error Correction for Large Data Sets |

Michael Mitzenmacher |

George Varghese |

S3.T6.3: Distributed Rateless Coding with Cooperative Sources |

Mahyar Shirvanimoghaddam |

Yonghui Li |

Branka Vucetic |

S3.T6.4: On Matching Short LDPC Codes with Spectrally-Efficient Modulation |

Stefan Nowak |

Ruediger Kays |

S3.T6.5: On the Power Transfer of Error-Control Codes for RFID Communications |

Guang Yang |

Eirik Rosnes |

Angela Isabel Barbero |

Øyvind Ytrehus |

## S3.T7: Deletion Channels |

Time: Monday, July 2, 14:40 - 16:20 |

Location: Stratton (407) |

Session Chair: Marcelo Weinberger, Hewlett-Packard Laboratories |

S3.T7.1: A characterization of the number of subsequences obtained via the deletion channel |

Yuvalal Liron |

Michael Langberg |

S3.T7.2: Adaptive Synchronization Marker for Insertion/Deletion/Substitution Error Correction |

Masato Inoue |

Haruhiko Kaneko |

S3.T7.3: A Coloring Approach to Constructing Deletion Correcting Codes from Constant Weight Subgraphs |

Daniel Cullina |

Ankur Kulkarni |

Negar Kiyavash |

S3.T7.4: Mutual Information for a Deletion Channel |

Michael Drmota |

Wojciech Szpankowski |

Krishnamurthy Viswanathan |

## S3.T8: Directed Information, Common Information, and Divergence |

Time: Monday, July 2, 14:40 - 16:20 |

Location: Stratton (491) |

Session Chair: Andrew Barron, Yale University |

S3.T8.1: Directed Information on Abstract Spaces: Properties and Extremum Problems |

Charalambos Charalambous |

Photios Stavrou |

S3.T8.2: Universal Estimation of Directed Information via Sequential Probability Assignments |

Jiantao Jiao |

Haim Permuter |

Lei Zhao |

Young-Han Kim |

Tsachy Weissman |

S3.T8.3: Lossy Common Information of Two Dependent Random Variables |

Kumar Viswanatha |

Emrah Akyol |

Kenneth Rose |

S3.T8.4: Information Divergence is more chi square distributed than the chi squared statistic |

Peter Harremoës |

Gábor Tusnády |

S3.T8.5: Application of Information-Type Divergences to Constructing Multiple-priors and Variational Preferences |

Amir Ahmadi-Javid |

## S3.T9: Communication Problems in Quantum Optics |

Time: Monday, July 2, 14:40 - 16:20 |

Location: Stratton West Lounge (201) |

Session Chair: Robert Calderbank, Duke University |

S3.T9.1: The Ultimate Limits of Optical Communication Efficiency with Photon-Counting Receivers |

Sam Dolinar |

Baris Erkmen |

Bruce Moision |

Kevin Birnbaum |

Dariush Divsalar |

S3.T9.2: Polar coding to achieve the Holevo capacity of a pure-loss optical channel |

Saikat Guha |

Mark Wilde |

S3.T9.3: Explicit capacity-achieving receivers for optical communication and quantum reading |

Mark Wilde |

Saikat Guha |

Si-Hui Tan |

Seth Lloyd |

S3.T9.4: Quantum M-ary Phase Shift Keying |

Ranjith Nair |

Brent Yen |

Saikat Guha |

Jeffrey H. Shapiro |

Stefano Pirandola |

## S4.T1: The Slepian-Wolf and CEO Problems |

Time: Monday, July 2, 16:40 - 18:00 |

Location: Kresge Rehearsal B (030) |

Session Chair: Ertem Tuncel, University of California, Riverside |

S4.T1.1: On Lossless Universal Compression of Distributed Identical Sources |

Ahmad Beirami |

Faramarz Fekri |

S4.T1.2: Polar Coding for the Slepian-Wolf Problem Based on Monotone Chain Rules |

Erdal Arıkan |

S4.T1.3: On the Vector Gaussian L-Terminal CEO Problem |

Jia Wang |

Jun Chen |

S4.T1.4: An Outer Bound for the Vector Gaussian CEO Problem |

Ersen Ekrem |

Sennur Ulukus |

## S4.T2: Capacity of Broadcast Channels |

Time: Monday, July 2, 16:40 - 18:00 |

Location: Kresge Auditorium (109) |

Session Chair: Emina Soljanin, Lucent Technology |

S4.T2.1: On Marton's inner bound for broadcast channels |

Amin Gohari |

Chandra Nair |

Venkat Anantharam |

S4.T2.2: The capacity region of the two-receiver vector Gaussian broadcast channel with private and common messages |

Yanlin Geng |

Chandra Nair |

S4.T2.3: The State-Dependent Semideterministic Broadcast Channel |

Amos Lapidoth |

Ligong Wang |

S4.T2.4: The Degraded Broadcast Channel with Action-Dependent States |

Yossef Steinberg |

Tsachy Weissman |

## S4.T3: Connectivity and Interference |

Time: Monday, July 2, 16:40 - 18:00 |

Location: Stratton Sala de Puerto Rico (202) |

Session Chair: Massimo Franceschetti, University of California, San Diego |

S4.T3.1: Percolation in Directed Random Geometric Graphs |

Olivier Dousse |

S4.T3.2: Power Optimization on a Network: The effects of randomness |

Aris Moustakas |

Nicholas Bambos |

S4.T3.3: Cooperation versus Interference in Large Wireless Relay Networks |

Andrés Altieri |

Leonardo Rey Vega |

Cecilia Galarza |

Pablo Piantanida |

S4.T3.4: Interference and Throughput in Aloha-based Ad Hoc Networks with Isotropic Node Distribution |

Ralph Tanbourgi |

Holger Jäkel |

Leonid Chaichenets |

Friedrich Jondral |

## S4.T4: Structured Codes |

Time: Monday, July 2, 16:40 - 18:00 |

Location: Stratton 20 Chimneys (306) |

Session Chair: Ram Zamir, Tel-Aviv University |

S4.T4.1: Capacity Achieving Linear Codes with Random Binary Sparse Generating Matrices over the Binary Symmetric Channel |

Abbasali Makhdoumi Kakhaki |

Hossein Karkeh Abadi |

Pedram Pad |

Hamid Saeedi |

Farokh Marvasti |

Kasra Alishahi |

S4.T4.2: Nested Lattice Codes for Arbitrary Continuous Sources and Channels |

Aria Sahebi |

Sandeep Pradhan |

S4.T4.3: Asymptotically Good Codes Over Non-Abelian Groups |

Aria Sahebi |

Sandeep Pradhan |

S4.T4.4: Efficient Decoding of Permutation Codes Obtained from Distance Preserving Maps |

Yeow Meng Chee |

Punarbasu Purkayastha |

## S4.T5: Codes on Graphs |

Time: Monday, July 2, 16:40 - 18:00 |

Location: Kresge Little Theatre (035) |

Session Chair: Frank Kschischang, University of Toronto |

S4.T5.1: Observability, Controllability and Local Reducibility of Linear Codes on Graphs |

David Forney |

Heide Gluesing-Luerssen |

S4.T5.2: Reducing complexity of tail-biting trellises |

Heide Gluesing-Luerssen |

David Forney |

S4.T5.3: A Graphical Revisit of the Krawtchouk Transform |

Yongyi Mao |

Terence Chan |

S4.T5.4: A Factor-Graph Representation of Probabilities in Quantum Mechanics |

Hans-Andrea Loeliger |

Pascal Vontobel |

## S4.T6: Identifying Codes and Power Line Communications |

Time: Monday, July 2, 16:40 - 18:00 |

Location: Kresge Rehearsal A (033) |

Session Chair: Gerard Cohen, ENST Paris |

S4.T6.1: Importance of Symbol Equity in Coded Modulation for Power Line Communications |

Yeow Meng Chee |

Han Mao Kiah |

Punarbasu Purkayastha |

Chengmin Wang |

S4.T6.2: Optimal Equitable Symbol Weight Codes for Power Line Communications |

Yeow Meng Chee |

Han Mao Kiah |

Alan Ling |

Chengmin Wang |

S4.T6.3: Codes for Locating Objects in Sensor Networks |

Ville Junnila |

Tero Laihonen |

Aline Parreau |

S4.T6.4: New lower bounds for identifying codes in infinite grids |

Ville Junnila |

Tero Laihonen |

## S4.T7: Capacity of Finite-Alphabet Channels |

Time: Monday, July 2, 16:40 - 18:00 |

Location: Stratton (407) |

Session Chair: Tobias Koch, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid |

S4.T7.1: Improved Upper Bounds on the Capacity of Binary Channels with Causal Adversaries |

Bikash Dey |

Sidharth Jaggi |

Michael Langberg |

Anand Sarwate |

S4.T7.2: Finding the Capacity of a Quantized Binary-Input DMC |

Brian Kurkoski |

Hideki Yagi |

S4.T7.3: On the Capacity of Binary Input Symmetric q-ary Output Channels with Synchronization Errors |

Mojtaba Rahmati |

Tolga Duman |

S4.T7.4: Mutual Information and Relative Entropy over the Binomial and Negative Binomial Channels |

Camilo G. Taborda |

Fernando Pérez-Cruz |

## S4.T8: Information and Estimation |

Time: Monday, July 2, 16:40 - 18:00 |

Location: Stratton (491) |

Session Chair: George Atia, University of Illinois |

S4.T8.1: Pointwise Relations between Information and Estimation in Gaussian Noise |

Kartik Venkat |

Tsachy Weissman |

S4.T8.2: Estimation with a helper who knows the interference |

Yeow-Khiang Chia |

Rajiv Soundararajan |

Tsachy Weissman |

S4.T8.3: Rate Distortion Codes for the Collective Estimation from Independent Noisy Observations |

Tatsuto Murayama |

Peter Davis |

S4.T8.4: Mismatched MMSE Estimation of Multivariate Gaussian Sources |

Iñaki Esnaola |

Antonia Tulino |

H. Vincent Poor |

## S4.T9: Quantum Channels in Network Information Theory |

Time: Monday, July 2, 16:40 - 18:00 |

Location: Stratton West Lounge (201) |

Session Chair: Masahito Hayashi, Nagoya University |

S4.T9.1: Classical codes for quantum broadcast channels |

Ivan Savov |

Mark Wilde |

S4.T9.2: Capacities of classical compound quantum wiretap and classical quantum compound wiretap channels |

Minglai Cai |

Ning Cai |

Christian Deppe |

S4.T9.3: Partial decode-forward for quantum relay channels |

Ivan Savov |

Mark Wilde |

Mai Vu |

S4.T9.4: Achieving the Han-Kobayashi inner bound for the quantum interference channel |

Pranab Sen |

## S5.T1: Multiterminal Source Coding |

Time: Tuesday, July 3, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Kresge Rehearsal B (030) |

Session Chair: Osvaldo Simeone, New Jersey Institute of Technology |

S5.T1.1: The Effect of Zero-rate Encoders in the Multi-terminal Source Coding Problem |

Badri Vellambi |

S5.T1.2: Multiterminal Source Coding under Logarithmic Loss |

Thomas Courtade |

Tsachy Weissman |

S5.T1.3: On Cooperation in Multi-Terminal Computation and Rate Distortion |

Milad Sefidgaran |

Aslan Tchamkerten |

S5.T1.4: Polynomials and Computing Functions of Correlated Sources |

Sheng Huang |

Mikael Skoglund |

## S5.T2: Relay Channels |

Time: Tuesday, July 3, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Kresge Auditorium (109) |

Session Chair: Ayfer Ozgur Aydin, Stanford University |

S5.T2.1: An upper bound on relaying over capacity |

Feng Xue |

S5.T2.2: Buffer-Aided Relaying in a Three Node Network |

Nikola Zlatanov |

Robert Schober |

Lutz Lampe |

S5.T2.3: The Capacity Region of Restricted Multi-Way Relay Channels with Deterministic Uplinks |

Lawrence Ong |

Sarah Johnson |

S5.T2.4: The Finite Field Multi-Way Relay Channel with Correlated Sources: Beyond Three Users |

Lawrence Ong |

Roy Timo |

Sarah Johnson |

## S5.T3: Energy-Efficient Communication |

Time: Tuesday, July 3, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Stratton Sala de Puerto Rico (202) |

Session Chair: Tony Ephremides, University of Maryland, College Park |

S5.T3.1: Reliable versus Unreliable Transmission for Energy Efficient Transmission in Relay Networks |

Anders Høst-Madsen |

Nan Jiang |

Yang Yang |

Zixiang Xiong |

S5.T3.2: Bounds on the Minimum Energy-Per-Bit for Bursty Traffic in Diamond Networks |

Ilan Shomorony |

Raul Etkin |

Farzad Parvaresh |

Salman Avestimehr |

S5.T3.3: Impact of Channel and Source Variations on the Energy Efficiency under QoS Constraints |

Mustafa Ozmen |

M. Cenk Gursoy |

S5.T3.4: Energy Efficient Greedy Link Scheduling and Power Control in wireless networks |

Arun Sridharan |

Changhee Joo |

Can Koksal |

## S5.T4: Finite Blocklength Analysis |

Time: Tuesday, July 3, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Stratton 20 Chimneys (306) |

Session Chair: Yury Polyanskiy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology |

S5.T4.1: Second-Order Achievable Rates in Random Number Generation for Mixed Sources |

Ryo Nomura |

Te Sun Han |

S5.T4.2: Moderate Deviations Analysis of Binary Hypothesis Testing |

Igal Sason |

S5.T4.3: The Log-Volume of Optimal Constant-Composition Codes for Memoryless Channels, Up to a Few Nats |

Pierre Moulin |

S5.T4.4: Finite Blocklength Coding for Multiple Access Channels |

Yen-Wei Huang |

Pierre Moulin |

## S5.T5: Coding for L1 Distance and Asymmetric Errors |

Time: Tuesday, July 3, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Kresge Little Theatre (035) |

Session Chair: Paul Siegel, University of California, San Diego |

S5.T5.1: On Symmetric L1 distance error control codes and elementary symmetric functions |

Luca Tallini |

Bella Bose |

S5.T5.2: On symmetric/asymmetric Lee distance error control codes and elementary symmetric functions |

Luca Tallini |

Bella Bose |

S5.T5.3: New Constructions of Codes for Asymmetric Channels via Concatenation |

Markus Grassl |

Peter Shor |

Graeme Smith |

John Smolin |

Bei Zeng |

## S5.T6: Boolean Functions and Related Topics |

Time: Tuesday, July 3, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Kresge Rehearsal A (033) |

Session Chair: Kyeongcheol Yang, Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH) |

S5.T6.1: Hyper-bent functions via Dillon-like exponents |

Sihem Mesnager |

Jean-Pierre Flori |

S5.T6.2: New Classes of Generalized Boolean Bent Functions over Z_4 |

Nian Li |

Xiaohu Tang |

Tor Helleseth |

S5.T6.3: An Optimal Sampling Technique for Distinguishing Random S-boxes |

Paul Stankovski |

Martin Hell |

S5.T6.4: Cross Recurrence Property of m-Sequences |

Farhad Hemmati |

## S5.T7: Continuous Time Channels and Shannon Ordering |

Time: Tuesday, July 3, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Stratton (407) |

Session Chair: Maxim Raginsky, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign |

S5.T7.1: Channel Capacity under General Nonuniform Sampling |

Yuxin Chen |

Yonina Eldar |

Andrea Goldsmith |

S5.T7.2: Continuous Time Channels with Interference |

Ioana Ivan |

Michael Mitzenmacher |

Justin Thaler |

Henry Yuen |

S5.T7.3: On Establishing the Shannon Ordering for Discrete Memoryless Channels |

Yuan Zhang |

Cihan Tepedelenlioglu |

S5.T7.4: Ergodic Capacity Ordering of Fading Channels |

Adithya Rajan |

Cihan Tepedelenlioglu |

## S5.T8: Prediction and Estimation |

Time: Tuesday, July 3, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Stratton (491) |

Session Chair: Urbashi Mitra, University of Southern California |

S5.T8.1: Penalized Maximum Likelihood Methods for Finite Memory Estimators of Infinite Memory Processes |

Zsolt Talata |

S5.T8.2: Piecewise Constant Prediction |

Erik Ordentlich |

Marcelo Weinberger |

Yihong Wu |

S5.T8.3: Efficient Tracking of Large Classes of Experts |

András György |

Tamas Linder |

Gabor Lugosi |

## S5.T9: Secrecy in Quantum Communications |

Time: Tuesday, July 3, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Stratton West Lounge (201) |

Session Chair: Ligong Wang, Massachusetts Institute of Technology |

S5.T9.1: Precise evaluation of leaked information with universal2 privacy amplification in the presence of quantum attacker |

Masahito Hayashi |

S5.T9.2: Quantum wiretap channel with non-uniform random number and its exponent of leaked information |

Masahito Hayashi |

S5.T9.3: Entanglement Cost of Quantum Channels |

Mario Berta |

Fernando Brandao |

Matthias Christandl |

Stephanie Wehner |

S5.T9.4: Mutually unbiased bases as submodules and subspaces |

Joanne Hall |

Jan Stovicek |

## S6.T1: Finite Blocklength Analysis for Source Coding |

Time: Tuesday, July 3, 11:30 - 12:50 |

Location: Kresge Rehearsal B (030) |

Session Chair: Tsachy Weissman, Stanford University |

S6.T1.1: A Simple Technique for Bounding the Redundancy of Source Coding with Side Information |

Shigeaki Kuzuoka |

S6.T1.2: The Dispersion of Slepian-Wolf Coding |

Vincent Tan |

Oliver Kosut |

S6.T1.3: Moderate-Deviations of Lossy Source Coding for Discrete and Gaussian Sources |

Vincent Tan |

S6.T1.4: Relations Between Redundancy Patterns of the Shannon Code and Wave Diffraction Patterns of Partially Disordered Media |

Neri Merhav |

## S6.T2: Code Design for Relay Channels |

Time: Tuesday, July 3, 11:30 - 12:50 |

Location: Kresge Auditorium (109) |

Session Chair: Lawrence Ong, The University of Newcastle |

S6.T2.1: Code Design for Very Noisy Relay Channels |

Puripong Suthisopapan |

Kenta Kasai |

Anupap Meesomboon |

Virasit Imtawil |

Kohichi Sakaniwa |

S6.T2.2: Algebraic Fast-Decodable Relay Codes for Distributed Communications |

Camilla Hollanti |

Nadya Markin |

S6.T2.3: Superposition of Binary and Gaussian Codebooks to Relay Data in Diamond Networks |

Farzad Parvaresh |

Raul Etkin |

S6.T2.4: Erasure-correcting vs. erasure-detecting codes for the full-duplex binary erasure relay channel |

Marina Ivashkina |

Iryna Andriyanova |

Pablo Piantanida |

Charly Poulliat |

## S6.T3: Energy Harvesting |

Time: Tuesday, July 3, 11:30 - 12:50 |

Location: Stratton Sala de Puerto Rico (202) |

Session Chair: Patrick Mitran, University of Waterloo |

S6.T3.1: Wireless Information Transfer with Opportunistic Energy Harvesting |

Liang Liu |

Rui Zhang |

Kee Chaing Chua |

S6.T3.2: Optimal Save-Then-Transmit Protocol for Energy Harvesting Wireless Transmitters |

Shixin Luo |

Rui Zhang |

Teng Joon Lim |

S6.T3.3: On Optimal Online Policies in Energy Harvesting Systems For Compound Poisson Energy Arrivals |

Patrick Mitran |

S6.T3.4: Energy Cooperation in Energy Harvesting Wireless Communications |

Berk Gurakan |

Omur Ozel |

Jing Yang |

Sennur Ulukus |

## S6.T4: Distributed Applications |

Time: Tuesday, July 3, 11:30 - 12:50 |

Location: Stratton 20 Chimneys (306) |

Session Chair: Lalitha Sankar, Princeton University |

S6.T4.1: Dynamic Intrusion Detection in Resource-Constrained Cyber Networks |

Keqin Liu |

Qing Zhao |

S6.T4.2: A Byzantine Attack Defender: the Conditional Frequency Check |

Xiaofan He |

Huaiyu Dai |

Peng Ning |

S6.T4.3: Distributed Ranking in Networks with Limited Memory and Communication |

Kyomin Jung |

Boyoung Kim |

Milan Vojnović |

S6.T4.4: Degree-guided Map-Reduce Task Assignment with Data Locality Constraint |

Qiaomin Xie |

Yi Lu |

## S6.T5: Coding for Flash Memories |

Time: Tuesday, July 3, 11:30 - 12:50 |

Location: Kresge Little Theatre (035) |

Session Chair: Moshe Schwartz, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev |

S6.T5.1: Trade-offs between Instantaneous and Total Capacity in Multi-Cell Flash Memories |

Eyal En Gad |

Anxiao Andrew Jiang |

Jehoshua Bruck |

S6.T5.2: Optimized Cell Programming for Flash Memories with Quantizers |

Minghai Qin |

Eitan Yaakobi |

Paul Siegel |

S6.T5.3: Tackling Intracell Variability in TLC Flash Through Tensor Product Codes |

Ryan Gabrys |

Eitan Yaakobi |

Laura Grupp |

Steven Swanson |

Lara Dolecek |

S6.T5.4: Coding strategies for the uniform noise rewritable channel with hidden state |

Ramji Venkataramanan |

Sekhar Tatikonda |

Luis Lastras-Montaño |

Michele Franceschini |

## S6.T6: Sequences: Theory and Applications |

Time: Tuesday, July 3, 11:30 - 12:50 |

Location: Kresge Rehearsal A (033) |

Session Chair: Tor Helleseth, University of Bergen |

S6.T6.1: Meeting the Levenshtein bound with equality by weighted-correlation complementary set |

Zi Long Liu |

Yong Liang Guan |

S6.T6.2: On the Cross-Correlation of Ternary $m$-Sequences of Period $3^{4k+2}-1$ With Decimation $\frac{3^{4k+2}-3^{2k+1}+2}{4}+3^{2k+1}$ |

Ji-Youp Kim |

Sung-Tai Choi |

Taehyung Lim |

Jong-Seon No |

Habong Chung |

S6.T6.3: Large Zero Periodic Autocorrelation Zone of Golay Sequences |

Guang Gong |

Fei Huo |

Yang Yang |

S6.T6.4: Large Zero Odd Periodic Autocorrelation Zone of Golay Sequences and QAM Golay Sequences |

Yang Yang |

Fei Huo |

Guang Gong |

## S6.T7: Tools for Bounding Capacity |

Time: Tuesday, July 3, 11:30 - 12:50 |

Location: Stratton (407) |

Session Chair: Danilo Silva, Federal University of Santa Catarina |

S6.T7.1: Linear Information Coupling Problems |

Shao-Lun Huang |

Lizhong Zheng |

S6.T7.2: Cut-Set Bound for Generalized Networks |

Silas Fong |

Raymond W. Yeung |

Gerhard Kramer |

S6.T7.3: Cut-Set Bound for Generalized Networks with Positive Delay |

Silas Fong |

Raymond W. Yeung |

S6.T7.4: Achievability Proof via Output Statistics of Random Binning |

Mohammad Hossein Yassaee |

Mohammad Reza Aref |

Amin Gohari |

## S6.T8: Probability and Estimation |

Time: Tuesday, July 3, 11:30 - 12:50 |

Location: Stratton (491) |

Session Chair: Abraham Wyner, University of Pennsylvania |

S6.T8.1: Constrained Probability |

Jan Willems |

S6.T8.2: Estimation of the Entropy on the Basis of its Polynomial Representation |

Martin Vinck |

Francesco Battaglia |

Vladimir Balakirsky |

Han Vinck |

Cyriel Pennartz |

S6.T8.3: q-Gaussian based Smoothed Functional Algorithms for Stochastic Optimization |

Debarghya Ghoshdastidar |

Ambedkar Dukkipati |

Shalabh Bhatnagar |

S6.T8.4: Multi-Level Error-Resilient Neural Networks |

Amin Karbasi |

Amir Hesam Salavati |

## S6.T9: Tools for Quantum Information Theory |

Time: Tuesday, July 3, 11:30 - 12:50 |

Location: Stratton West Lounge (201) |

Session Chair: Mark Wilde, McGill University |

S6.T9.1: Work recoverable from two-particle information |

Lev Levitin |

Tommaso Toffoli |

S6.T9.2: Entropy rate calculations of algebraic measures |

Katy Marchand |

Jaideep Mulherkar |

Bruno Nachtergaele |

S6.T9.3: Necessary and Sufficient Conditions for Minimax Strategy in Quantum Signal Detection |

Kentaro Kato |

S6.T9.4: Planar Difference Functions |

Joanne Hall |

Asha Rao |

Diane Donovan |

## S7.T1: Lossless and Universal Source Coding |

Time: Tuesday, July 3, 14:40 - 16:20 |

Location: Kresge Rehearsal B (030) |

Session Chair: Erik Ordentlich, Hewlett-Packard Company |

S7.T1.1: Results on the Fundamental Gain of Memory-Assisted Universal Source Coding |

Ahmad Beirami |

Mohsen Sardari |

Faramarz Fekri |

S7.T1.2: On Fast and Memory-Efficient Construction of an Antidictionary Array |

Hirotada Fukae |

Takahiro Ota |

Hiroyoshi Morita |

S7.T1.3: Information Spectrum Approach to Overflow Probability of Variable-Length Codes with Conditional Cost Function |

Ryo Nomura |

Toshiyasu Matsushima |

S7.T1.4: Bounds on estimated Markov orders of individual sequences |

Luciana Vitale |

Álvaro Martín |

Gadiel Seroussi |

S7.T1.5: Variable-Length Extractors |

Hongchao Zhou |

Jehoshua Bruck |

## S7.T2: Relay Channels in Wireless Networks |

Time: Tuesday, July 3, 14:40 - 16:20 |

Location: Kresge Auditorium (109) |

Session Chair: Young-Han Kim, University of California, Sad Diego |

S7.T2.1: Simple relaying strategies for half-duplex networks |

Siddhartha Brahma |

Ayfer Özgür |

Christina Fragouli |

S7.T2.2: Reducibility of joint relay positioning and flow optimization problem |

Mohit Thakur |

Nadia Fawaz |

Muriel Médard |

S7.T2.3: Wireless Network-Level Partial Relay Cooperation |

Nikolaos Pappas |

Jeongho Jeon |

Anthony Ephremides |

Apostolos Traganitis |

S7.T2.4: Wireless MIMO Switching with MMSE Relaying |

Fanggang Wang |

Soung Chang Liew |

Dongning Guo |

S7.T2.5: Transmission of non-linear binary input functions over a CDMA System |

Elaheh Mohammadi |

Amin Gohari |

Hassan Aghaeinia |

## S7.T3: Cellular Networks |

Time: Tuesday, July 3, 14:40 - 16:20 |

Location: Stratton Sala de Puerto Rico (202) |

Session Chair: Vince Poor, Princeton University |

S7.T3.1: Spectral Efficiency Limits in Pilot-Assisted Cooperative Communications |

Angel Lozano |

Jeffrey Andrews |

Robert Heath |

S7.T3.2: Pilot Contamination Precoding in Multi-Cell Large Scale Antenna Systems |

Alexei Ashikhmin |

Tom Marzetta |

S7.T3.3: Wireless Network Control with Privacy Using Hybrid ARQ |

Yunus Sarikaya |

Ozgur Ercetin |

Can Koksal |

S7.T3.4: Reverse Compute and Forward: A Low-Complexity Architecture for Downlink Distributed Antenna System |

SongNam Hong |

Giuseppe Caire |

S7.T3.5: Base Station Cooperation with limited Feedback: A Large System Analysis |

Rusdha Muharar |

Randa Zakhour |

Jamie Evans |

## S7.T4: Secrecy in Computation and Communication |

Time: Tuesday, July 3, 14:40 - 16:20 |

Location: Stratton 20 Chimneys (306) |

Session Chair: João Barros, University of Porto |

S7.T4.1: Distributed computing with privacy |

Himanshu Tyagi |

S7.T4.2: Secure Computation in a Bidirectional Relay |

Navin Kashyap |

Shashank V |

Andrew Thangaraj |

S7.T4.3: On the Secrecy Capacity of 3-Receiver Broadcast Channel With Causal States and Conferencing |

Sadaf Salehkalaibar |

Mohammad Reza Aref |

S7.T4.4: On Secure Communication with Constrained Randomization |

Matthieu Bloch |

Joerg Kliewer |

S7.T4.5: Secure Transmission of a Gaussian Source over Gaussian Channels with Side Information |

Joffrey Villard |

Pablo Piantanida |

Shlomo (Shitz) Shamai |

## S7.T5: Regenerating Codes |

Time: Tuesday, July 3, 14:40 - 16:20 |

Location: Kresge Little Theatre (035) |

Session Chair: Alex Dimakis, University of Southern California |

S7.T5.1: Long MDS Codes for Optimal Repair Bandwidth |

Zhiying Wang |

Itzhak Tamo |

Jehoshua Bruck |

S7.T5.2: Access vs. Bandwidth in Codes for Storage |

Itzhak Tamo |

Zhiying Wang |

Jehoshua Bruck |

S7.T5.3: Functional-Repair-by-Transfer Regenerating Codes |

Kenneth Shum |

Yuchong Hu |

S7.T5.4: Exact Scalar Minimum Storage Coordinated Regenerating Codes |

Nicolas Le Scouarnec |

S7.T5.5: Regenerating Codes for Errors and Erasures in Distributed Storage |

K. v. Rashmi |

Nihar Shah |

Kannan Ramchandran |

P Vijay Kumar |

## S7.T6: Sequences and Their Properties |

Time: Tuesday, July 3, 14:40 - 16:20 |

Location: Kresge Rehearsal A (033) |

Session Chair: Jong-Seon No, Seoul National University |

S7.T6.1: On inverses of APN exponents |

Gohar Kyureghyan |

Valentin Suder |

S7.T6.2: Generalized Bent Functions and Their Relation to Maiorana-McFarland Class |

Lilya Budaghyan |

Claude Carlet |

Tor Helleseth |

Alexander Kholosha |

S7.T6.3: Binary Niho Sequences with Four-valued Cross Correlations |

Jinquan Luo |

Tor Helleseth |

S7.T6.4: Rotating-table game and construction of periodic sequences with lightweight calculation |

Min Zeng |

Yuan Luo |

Guang Gong |

S7.T6.5: Low Probability of Intercept Properties of Some Binary Sequence Families with Good Correlation Properties |

Serdar Boztas |

Parampalli Udaya |

## S7.T7: Approximate Belief Propagation |

Time: Tuesday, July 3, 14:40 - 16:20 |

Location: Stratton (407) |

Session Chair: David Declercq, ENSEA / Université de Cergy-Pontoise |

S7.T7.1: Information-Theoretically Optimal Compressed Sensing via Spatial Coupling and Approximate Message Passing |

David Donoho |

Adel Javanmard |

Andrea Montanari |

S7.T7.2: Hybrid Generalized Approximate Message Passing with Applications to Structured Sparsity |

Sundeep Rangan |

Alyson Fletcher |

Vivek Goyal |

Philip Schniter |

S7.T7.3: Quantized Stochastic Belief Propagation: Efficient Message-Passing for Continuous State Spaces |

Nima Noorshams |

Martin Wainwright |

S7.T7.4: Iterative Estimation of Constrained Rank-One Matrices in Noise |

Sundeep Rangan |

Alyson Fletcher |

## S7.T8: Information Inequalities |

Time: Tuesday, July 3, 14:40 - 16:20 |

Location: Stratton (491) |

Session Chair: Frantisek Matus, Institute of Information Theory and Automation |

S7.T8.1: Entropy functions and determinant inequalities |

Terence Chan |

Dongning Guo |

Raymond Yeung |

S7.T8.2: Non-entropic Inequalities from Information Constraints |

Siu-Wai Ho |

Terence Chan |

Alex Grant |

S7.T8.3: Sumset Inequalities for Differential Entropy and Mutual Information |

Ioannis Kontoyiannis |

Mokshay Madiman |

S7.T8.4: An Information Theoretic Perspective Over an Extremal Entropy Inequality |

Sangwoo Park |

Erchin Serpedin |

Khalid Qaraqe |

S7.T8.5: Data Processing Inequalities Based on a Certain Structured Class of Information Measures with Application to Estimation Theory |

Neri Merhav |

## S7.T9: Compressive Sensing |

Time: Tuesday, July 3, 14:40 - 16:20 |

Location: Stratton West Lounge (201) |

Session Chair: Helmut Boelcskei, ETH Zürich |

S7.T9.1: Compressive Principal Component Pursuit |

John Wright |

Arvind Ganesh |

Kerui Min |

Yi Ma |

S7.T9.2: Principal Component Pursuit with Reduced Linear Measurements |

Arvind Ganesh |

Kerui Min |

John Wright |

Yi Ma |

S7.T9.3: Bilateral Random Projections |

Tianyi Zhou |

Dacheng Tao |

S7.T9.4: Compressed Sensing on the Image of Bilinear Maps |

Philipp Walk |

Peter Jung |

S7.T9.5: SPIN: Iterative Signal Recovery on Incoherent Manifolds |

Chinmay Hegde |

Richard Baraniuk |

## S8.T1: Network Coding: Code Design and Resource Allocation |

Time: Tuesday, July 3, 16:40 - 18:00 |

Location: Kresge Rehearsal B (030) |

Session Chair: Joerg Kliewer, New Mexico State University |

S8.T1.1: On a construction of universal network code using LDPC matrices |

Shigeki Miyake |

Jun Muramatsu |

S8.T1.2: Properties of Network Polynomials |

Javad Ebrahimi |

Christina Fragouli |

S8.T1.3: Network Coding Aware Resource Allocation to Improve Throughput |

Dan Zhang |

Kai Su |

Narayan Mandayam |

S8.T1.4: Min-Cost Multicast Networks in Euclidean Space |

Xunrui Yin |

Yan Wang |

Xin Wang |

Xiangyang Xue |

Zongpeng Li |

## S8.T2: Relay Strategies for Network Communications |

Time: Tuesday, July 3, 16:40 - 18:00 |

Location: Kresge Auditorium (109) |

Session Chair: Daniela Tuninetti, University of Illinois, Chicago |

S8.T2.1: Selective Coding Strategy for Unicast Composite Networks |

Arash Behboodi |

Pablo Piantanida |

S8.T2.2: Causal relay networks with causal side information |

Ihn-Jung Baik |

Sae-Young Chung |

S8.T2.3: Partial Decode-Forward Binning for Full-Duplex Causal Cognitive Interference Channels |

Zhuohua Wu |

Mai Vu |

S8.T2.4: Combined Decode-Forward and Layered Noisy Network Coding Schemes for Relay Channels |

Peng Zhong |

Mai Vu |

## S8.T3: Energy Issues in Communication Systems |

Time: Tuesday, July 3, 16:40 - 18:00 |

Location: Stratton Sala de Puerto Rico (202) |

Session Chair: Sennur Ulukus, University of Maryland, College Park |

S8.T3.1: Energy-Efficient Sensing and Communication of Parallel Gaussian Sources |

Xi Liu |

Osvaldo Simeone |

Elza Erkip |

S8.T3.2: Achievable Rates for Intermittent Communication |

Mostafa Khoshnevisan |

J. Nicholas Laneman |

S8.T3.3: Energy State Amplification in an Energy Harvesting Communication System |

Omur Ozel |

Sennur Ulukus |

S8.T3.4: On Energy/Information Cross-Layer Architectures |

Lav Varshney |

## S8.T4: Multiple Description Coding |

Time: Tuesday, July 3, 16:40 - 18:00 |

Location: Stratton 20 Chimneys (306) |

Session Chair: Shirin Jalali, California Institute of Technology |

S8.T4.1: Gaussian Robust Sequential and Predictive Coding |

Lin Song |

Jun Chen |

Jia Wang |

Tie Liu |

S8.T4.2: Successive Refinement with Cribbing Decoders and its Channel Coding Duals |

Himanshu Asnani |

Haim Permuter |

Tsachy Weissman |

S8.T4.3: Combinatorial Message Sharing and Random Binning for Multiple Description Coding |

Emrah Akyol |

Kumar Viswanatha |

Kenneth Rose |

S8.T4.4: Gaussian Multiple Descriptions with Common and Constrained Reconstruction Constraints |

Ravi Tandon |

Behzad Ahmadi |

Osvaldo Simeone |

H. Vincent Poor |

## S8.T5: WOM Codes |

Time: Tuesday, July 3, 16:40 - 18:00 |

Location: Kresge Little Theatre (035) |

Session Chair: Yuval Cassuto, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology |

S8.T5.1: Making WOM Codes Decodable using Short Synchronous WOM Codes |

Nicolas Bitouzé |

Alexandre Graell i Amat |

Eirik Rosnes |

S8.T5.2: High Sum-Rate Three-Write and Non-Binary WOM Codes |

Eitan Yaakobi |

Amir Shpilka |

S8.T5.3: Short Q-ary WOM Codes with Hot/Cold Write Differentiation |

Yuval Cassuto |

Eitan Yaakobi |

S8.T5.4: WOM with Retained Messages |

Lele Wang |

Minghai Qin |

Eitan Yaakobi |

Young-Han Kim |

Paul Siegel |

## S8.T6: New Sequence Constructions |

Time: Tuesday, July 3, 16:40 - 18:00 |

Location: Kresge Rehearsal A (033) |

Session Chair: Serdar Boztas, RMIT University |

S8.T6.1: New Near-optimal Codebooks Associated With Binary Sidelnikov Sequences |

Nam Yul Yu |

S8.T6.2: New Nonbinary Sequence Families with Low Correlation and Large Linear Span |

Chunlei Li |

Tor Helleseth |

S8.T6.3: New Constructions of Asymptotically Optimal Optical Orthogonal Codes With $\lambda=1$ |

Jin-Ho Chung |

Kyeongcheol Yang |

S8.T6.4: New polyphase sequence sets with all-zero cross-correlation |

Andrzej Brodzik |

## S8.T7: Communication Theory |

Time: Tuesday, July 3, 16:40 - 18:00 |

Location: Stratton (407) |

Session Chair: John Anderson, Lund University |

S8.T7.1: New Achievable Rates for Nonlinear Volterra Channels via Martingale Inequalities |

Kostis Xenoulis |

Nicholas Kalouptsidis |

Igal Sason |

S8.T7.2: On the Complete Monotonicity of Symbol Error Rates |

Adithya Rajan |

Cihan Tepedelenlioglu |

S8.T7.3: A Serial Concatenation of Coding and Trellis Shaping for OFDM Systems with Peak Power Reduction |

Ryota Yoshizawa |

Hideki Ochiai |

S8.T7.4: Achievable Gains in Peak Power Reduction via Single-Carrier Distribution Shaping |

Stella Achtenberg |

Dan Raphaeli |

## S8.T8: Estimation and Detection |

Time: Tuesday, July 3, 16:40 - 18:00 |

Location: Stratton (491) |

Session Chair: Andrew Eckford, York University |

S8.T8.1: An Affine Invariant k-Nearest Neighbor Regression Estimate |

Gerard Biau |

Luc Devroye |

Vida Dujmovic |

Adam Krzyzak |

S8.T8.2: On Linear Coherent Estimation with Spatial Collaboration |

Swarnendu Kar |

Pramod Varshney |

S8.T8.3: Modeling Spatially-Dependent Extreme Events with Markov Random Field Priors |

Hang Yu |

Zheng Choo |

Justin Dauwels |

Philip Jonathan |

Qiao Zhou |

S8.T8.4: Signal Detection Algorithms for Two-Dimensional Intersymbol-Interference Channels |

Yiming Chen |

Shayan Garani Srinivasa |

## S8.T9: Sampling and Signaling |

Time: Tuesday, July 3, 16:40 - 18:00 |

Location: Stratton West Lounge (201) |

Session Chair: Andrew Singer, |

S8.T9.1: Sparse Signal Recovery in Hilbert Spaces |

Graeme Pope |

Helmut Bölcskei |

S8.T9.2: On Sampling a High-Dimensional Bandlimited Field on a Union of Shifted Lattices |

Jayakrishnan Unnikrishnan |

Martin Vetterli |

S8.T9.3: Recovery of Sparse 1-D Signals from the Magnitudes of their Fourier Transform |

Kishore Jaganathan |

Samet Oymak |

Babak Hassibi |

S8.T9.4: Generalized Faster-Than-Nyquist Signaling |

Jing Zhou |

Daoben Li |

Xuesong Wang |

## S9.T1: Network Coding: Security and Reliability |

Time: Wednesday, July 4, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Kresge Rehearsal B (030) |

Session Chair: Raymond Yeung, Chinese University of Hong Kong |

S9.T1.1: Explicit construction of universal strongly secure network coding via MRD codes |

Jun Kurihara |

Tomohiko Uyematsu |

Ryutaroh Matsumoto |

S9.T1.2: List-decoding of Subspace Codes and Rank-Metric Codes up to Singleton Bound |

Hessam Mahdavifar |

Alexander Vardy |

S9.T1.3: A Matroidal Framework for Network-Error Correcting Codes |

Krishnan Prasad |

B. Sundar Rajan |

S9.T1.4: Matroidal undirected network |

Chung Chan |

## S9.T2: Relaying over Interference Networks |

Time: Wednesday, July 4, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Kresge Auditorium (109) |

Session Chair: Aylin Yener, Penn State University |

S9.T2.1: The DoF of the K-user Interference Channel with a Cognitive Relay |

Anas Chaaban |

Aydin Sezgin |

S9.T2.2: Lattice Coding and the Generalized Degrees of Freedom of the Interference Channel with Relay |

Anas Chaaban |

Aydin Sezgin |

S9.T2.3: Guiding Blind Transmitters: Relay-aided Interference Alignment for the X channel |

Ye Tian |

Aylin Yener |

S9.T2.4: Broadcast Approaches to Dual-Hop Parallel Relay Networks |

Mahdi Zamani |

Amir K. Khandani |

## S9.T3: Degrees of Freedom and Scaling |

Time: Wednesday, July 4, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Stratton Sala de Puerto Rico (202) |

Session Chair: Mahesh Varanasi, University of Colorado at Boulder |

S9.T3.1: On the information content of scattered waves |

Massimo Franceschetti |

S9.T3.2: Degrees of Freedom of Sparsely Connected Wireless Networks |

Sang-Woon Jeon |

Naveen Goela |

Michael Gastpar |

S9.T3.3: Hierarchical Beamforming for Large One-Dimensional Wireless Networks |

Alla Merzakreeva |

Olivier Lévêque |

Ayfer Özgür |

S9.T3.4: Degrees of Freedom (DoF) of Locally Connected Interference Channels with Cooperating Multiple-Antenna Transmitters |

Aly El Gamal |

V. Sreekanth Annapureddy |

Venugopal Veeravalli |

## S9.T4: Joint Source-Channel Codes |

Time: Wednesday, July 4, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Stratton 20 Chimneys (306) |

Session Chair: Deniz Gunduz, Centre Tecnològic de Telecomunicacions de Catalunya |

S9.T4.1: On Linear Transforms in Zero-delay Gaussian Source Channel Coding |

Emrah Akyol |

Kenneth Rose |

S9.T4.2: Achieving Csiszár's Source-Channel Coding Exponent with Product Distributions |

Adrià Tauste Campo |

Gonzalo Vazquez-Vilar |

Albert Guillén i Fàbregas |

Tobias Koch |

Alfonso Martinez |

S9.T4.3: Lossy joint source-channel coding in the finite blocklength regime |

Victoria Kostina |

Sergio Verdú |

S9.T4.4: Update Efficient Codes for Error Correction |

Arya Mazumdar |

Gregory Wornell |

Venkat Chandar |

## S9.T5: Linear Codes and UEP Codes |

Time: Wednesday, July 4, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Kresge Little Theatre (035) |

Session Chair: Bella Bose, Oregon State University |

S9.T5.1: On some properties of a check digit system |

Yanling Chen |

Markku Niemenmaa |

Han Vinck |

Danilo Gligoroski |

S9.T5.2: Computing Extensions of Linear Codes using a Greedy Algorithm |

Markus Grassl |

Sunghyu Han |

S9.T5.3: An Algebraic Framework for Concatenated Linear Block Codes in Side Information Based Problems |

Felipe Barbosa |

Joerg Kliewer |

Max Costa |

S9.T5.4: Rate Allocation for Component Codes of Plotkin-Type UEP Codes |

Jin Soo Park |

Ki-Hyeon Park |

Hong-Yeop Song |

## S9.T6: Synchrony and Perfect Secrecy |

Time: Wednesday, July 4, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Kresge Rehearsal A (033) |

Session Chair: Matthieu Bloch, Georgia Institute of Technology |

S9.T6.1: Synchrony Amplification |

Ueli Maurer |

Björn Tackmann |

S9.T6.2: Perfectly Secure Encryption of Individual Sequences |

Neri Merhav |

S9.T6.3: Design of Error-free Perfect Secrecy System by Prefix Codes and Partition Codes |

Chinthani Uduwerelle |

Siu-Wai Ho |

Terence Chan |

## S9.T7: Medium Access Control |

Time: Wednesday, July 4, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Stratton (407) |

Session Chair: Thomas Fuja, University of Notre Dame |

S9.T7.1: Fast-CSMA Based Distributed Scheduling Algorithm under SINR Model |

Subhash Lakshminarayana |

Bin Li |

Mohamad Assaad |

Atilla Eryilmaz |

Mérouane Debbah |

S9.T7.2: Upper Bound for the Capacity of Multiple Access Protocols on Multipacket Reception Channels |

Douglas Chan |

Toby Berger |

S9.T7.3: Effect of Channel Estimation Errors on the Stability of Channel-Aware Random Access |

Jeongho Jeon |

Anthony Ephremides |

S9.T7.4: Random Access Compressed Sensing over Fading and Noisy Communication Channels |

Fatemeh Fazel |

Maryam Fazel |

Milica Stojanovic |

## S9.T8: Portfolios and Estimation |

Time: Wednesday, July 4, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Stratton (491) |

Session Chair: Emmanuel Abbe, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) |

S9.T8.1: Partial Kelly Portfolios and Shrinkage Estimators |

Justin Rising |

Abraham Wyner |

S9.T8.2: Constant Markov Portfolio and its Application to Universal Portfolio with Side Information |

Mariko Tsurusaki |

Jun'ichi Takeuchi |

S9.T8.3: Estimating Multiset of Bernoulli Processes |

Jayadev Acharya |

Hirakendu Das |

Ashkan Jafarpour |

Alon Orlitsky |

Shengjun Pan |

S9.T8.4: The minimax risk of truncated series estimators for symmetric convex polytopes |

Adel Javanmard |

Li Zhang |

## S9.T9: Compressive Sensing and Phase Transitions |

Time: Wednesday, July 4, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Stratton West Lounge (201) |

Session Chair: Joseph O'Sullivan, Washinton University at St. Louis |

S9.T9.1: Optimal Phase Transitions in Compressed Sensing with Noisy Measurements |

Yihong Wu |

Sergio Verdú |

S9.T9.2: Universality in Polytope Phase Transitions and Iterative Algorithms |

Mohsen Bayati |

Marc Lelarge |

Andrea Montanari |

S9.T9.3: Compressed Measurements Needed for Noisy Distributed Compressed Sensing |

Sangjun Park |

Heung-No Lee |

S9.T9.4: Central Approximation in Statistical Physics and Information Theory |

Ryuhei Mori |

Toshiyuki Tanaka |

## S10.T1: Network Coding: Capacity and Bounds |

Time: Wednesday, July 4, 11:30 - 13:10 |

Location: Kresge Rehearsal B (030) |

Session Chair: Ning Cai, Xidian University |

S10.T1.1: An information-theoretic meta-theorem on edge-cut bounds |

Sudeep Kamath |

Pramod Viswanath |

S10.T1.2: Symmetrical Multilevel Diversity Coding with an All-Access Encoder |

Jinjing Jiang |

Neeharika Marukala |

Tie Liu |

S10.T1.3: On Network Coding Capacity under On-Off Scheduling |

Mayank Bakshi |

Michelle Effros |

S10.T1.4: Non-coherent Network Coding: An Arbitrarily Varying Channel Approach |

Mahdi Jafari Siavoshani |

Shenghao Yang |

Raymond Yeung |

S10.T1.5: Short Message Noisy Network Coding for Multiple Sources |

Jie Hou |

Gerhard Kramer |

## S10.T2: Multiple Access Channels with Side Information |

Time: Wednesday, July 4, 11:30 - 13:10 |

Location: Kresge Auditorium (109) |

Session Chair: Prakash Narayan, University of Maryland, College Park |

S10.T2.1: Wyner-Ziv Type Versus Noisy Network Coding For a State-Dependent MAC |

Abdellatif Zaidi |

Pablo Piantanida |

Shlomo (Shitz) Shamai |

S10.T2.2: MAC with Action-Dependent State Information at One Encoder |

Lior Dikstein |

Haim Permuter |

Shlomo (Shitz) Shamai |

S10.T2.3: Capacity Region of the Finite State MAC with Cooperative Encoders and Delayed CSI |

Ziv Goldfeld |

Haim Permuter |

Benjamin Zaidel |

S10.T2.4: Multiple Access Channel with Various Degrees of Asymmetric State Information |

Nevroz Şen |

Fady Alajaji |

Serdar Yüksel |

Giacomo Como |

S10.T2.5: Achievable Rate Regions for the Dirty Multiple Access Channel with Partial Side Information at the Transmitters |

Elham Bahmani |

Ghosheh Abed Hodtani |

## S10.T3: MIMO Capacity |

Time: Wednesday, July 4, 11:30 - 13:10 |

Location: Stratton Sala de Puerto Rico (202) |

Session Chair: Stefan Moser, National Chiao Tung University |

S10.T3.1: On Asymptotic Capacity of Coordinated Multi-Point MIMO Channels with Spatial Correlation and LOS |

Jun Zhang |

Chao-Kai Wen |

Shi Jin |

Xiqi Gao |

Kai Kit Wong |

S10.T3.2: Approaching Capacity of Large MIMO Systems by Non-Binary LDPC Codes and MMSE Detection |

Puripong Suthisopapan |

Kenta Kasai |

Virasit Imtawil |

Anupap Meesomboon |

S10.T3.3: Unitary Isotropically Distributed Inputs are not Capacity-Achieving for Large-MIMO Fading Channels |

Wei Yang |

Giuseppe Durisi |

Erwin Riegler |

S10.T3.4: Maximum Throughput and Expected-Rate in Multiple Transmit Antenna Systems |

Mahdi Zamani |

Amir K. Khandani |

S10.T3.5: Capacity Lower Bound of MIMO Channels with Output Quantization and Correlated Noise |

Amine Mezghani |

Josef Nossek |

## S10.T4: Coding with Lattices |

Time: Wednesday, July 4, 11:30 - 13:10 |

Location: Stratton 20 Chimneys (306) |

Session Chair: Emanuele Viterbo, Monash University |

S10.T4.1: Max-Product Algorithm for Low Density Lattice Codes |

Yair Yona |

Meir Feder |

S10.T4.2: Non-random Coding Error Exponent for Lattices |

Yuval Domb |

Meir Feder |

S10.T4.3: Iterative Encoding with Gauss-Seidel method for Spatially-Coupled Low-Density Lattice Codes |

Hironori Uchikawa |

Brian Kurkoski |

Kenta Kasai |

Kohichi Sakaniwa |

S10.T4.4: Optimality of Linear Codes over PAM for the Modulo-Additive Gaussian Channel |

Ayal Hitron |

Uri Erez |

S10.T4.5: Secrecy Gain of Gaussian Wiretap Codes from 2- and 3-Modular Lattices |

Fuchun Lin |

Frederique Oggier |

## S10.T5: Rateless Codes |

Time: Wednesday, July 4, 11:30 - 13:10 |

Location: Kresge Little Theatre (035) |

Session Chair: Gregory Wornell, Massachusetts Institute of Technology |

S10.T5.1: Repairable Fountain Codes |

Megasthenis Asteris |

Alex Dimakis |

S10.T5.2: Ripple Design of LT Codes for AWGN Channel |

Jesper Sørensen |

Toshiaki Koike-Akino |

Philip Orlik |

Jan Østergaard |

Petar Popovski |

S10.T5.3: Finite Length LT Codes over Fq for Unequal Error Protection with Biased Sampling of Input Nodes |

Birgit Schotsch |

Radu Lupoaie |

S10.T5.4: Rateless Feedback Codes |

Jesper Sørensen |

Toshiaki Koike-Akino |

Philip Orlik |

S10.T5.5: Universal Rateless Coding with Finite Message Set |

Navot Blits |

Meir Feder |

## S10.T6: Secret Key Generation and Sharing |

Time: Wednesday, July 4, 11:30 - 13:10 |

Location: Kresge Rehearsal A (033) |

Session Chair: Ueli Maurer, ETH Zürich |

S10.T6.1: One-Way Rate-Limited Sequential Key-Distillation |

Remi Chou |

Matthieu Bloch |

S10.T6.2: Agreement of a restricted secret key |

Chung Chan |

S10.T6.3: Fault-Tolerant Secret Key Generation |

Himanshu Tyagi |

Navin Kashyap |

Yogesh Sankarasubramaniam |

Kapali Viswanathan |

S10.T6.4: Authentication Based on Secret-Key Generation |

Frans Willems |

Tanya Ignatenko |

S10.T6.5: Connectivity results for sensor networks under a random pairwise key distribution scheme |

Osman Yağan |

Armand Makowski |

## S10.T7: Cognitive Channels |

Time: Wednesday, July 4, 11:30 - 13:10 |

Location: Stratton (407) |

Session Chair: Jayakrishnan Unnikrishnan, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) |

S10.T7.1: Optimal Active Sensing in Heterogeneous Cognitive Radio Networks |

Thang Van Nguyen |

Hyundong Shin |

Tony Q. S. Quek |

Moe Z. Win |

S10.T7.2: Effect of Secondary Nodes on the Primary's Stable Throughput in a Cognitive Wireless Network |

Anthony Fanous |

Anthony Ephremides |

S10.T7.3: The Capacity of the Semi-Deterministic Cognitive Interference Channel with a Common Cognitive Message and Approximate Capacity for the Gaussian Case |

Stefano Rini |

Carolin Huppert |

S10.T7.4: The Capacity of a Three-user Interference Channel with a Cognitive Transmitter in Strong Interference |

Myunggil Kang |

Wan Choi |

S10.T7.5: Gaussian Cognitive Interference Channels with State |

Ruchen Duan |

Yingbin Liang |

## S10.T8: Group Testing and Detection |

Time: Wednesday, July 4, 11:30 - 13:10 |

Location: Stratton (491) |

Session Chair: Andras György, University of Alberta |

S10.T8.1: Compressive Binary Search |

Mark Davenport |

Ery Arias-Castro |

S10.T8.2: Adaptive Group Testing as Channel Coding with Feedback |

Matthew Aldridge |

S10.T8.3: Non-adaptive Group Testing: Explicit bounds and novel algorithms |

Chun Lam Chan |

Sidharth Jaggi |

Venkatesh Saligrama |

Samar Agnihotri |

S10.T8.4: Adaptive sensing using deterministic partial Hadamard matrices |

Saeid Haghighatshoar |

Emmanuel Abbe |

Emre Telatar |

S10.T8.5: Semi-Quantitative Group Testing |

Amin Emad |

Olgica Milenkovic |

## S10.T9: Compressive Sensing and Algorithms |

Time: Wednesday, July 4, 11:30 - 13:10 |

Location: Stratton West Lounge (201) |

Session Chair: Christoph Studer, Rice University |

S10.T9.1: Beyond Worst-Case Reconstruction in Deterministic Compressed Sensing |

Sina Jafarpour |

Marco Duarte |

Robert Calderbank |

S10.T9.2: Minimum Complexity Pursuit: Stability Analysis |

Shirin Jalali |

Arian Maleki |

Richard Baraniuk |

S10.T9.3: 1-bit Hamming Compressed Sensing |

Tianyi Zhou |

Dacheng Tao |

S10.T9.4: Binary Graphs and Message Passing Strategies for Compressed Sensing in the Noiseless Setting |

Francisco Ramirez-Javega |

Meritxell Lamarca |

Javier Villares |

S10.T9.5: Analysis and Design of Irregular Graphs for Node-Based Verification-Based Recovery Algorithms in Compressed Sensing |

Yaser Eftekhari |

Amir Banihashemi |

Ioannis Lambadaris |

## S11.T1: Network Coding for Multiple Unicast Sessions |

Time: Thursday, July 5, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Kresge Rehearsal B (030) |

Session Chair: Michael Langberg, The Open University of Israel |

S11.T1.1: Space Information Flow: Multiple Unicast |

Zongpeng Li |

Chuan Wu |

S11.T1.2: A Transform Approach to Linear Network Coding for Acyclic Networks with Delay |

Teja Bavirisetti |

Abhinav Ganesan |

Krishnan Prasad |

B. Sundar Rajan |

S11.T1.3: On the Feasibility of Precoding-Based Network Alignment for Three Unicast Sessions |

Chun Meng |

Abinesh Ramakrishnan |

Athina Markopoulou |

Syed Jafar |

S11.T1.4: Network Coding for Two-Unicast with Rate (1,2) |

Wentu Song |

Rongquan Feng |

Kai Cai |

Junshan Zhang |

## S11.T2: Interference Channels with Delayed CSI |

Time: Thursday, July 5, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Kresge Auditorium (109) |

Session Chair: Amos Lapidoth, ETH Zürich |

S11.T2.1: On X-Channels with Feedback and Delayed CSI |

Ravi Tandon |

Soheil Mohajer |

H. Vincent Poor |

Shlomo (Shitz) Shamai |

S11.T2.2: Binary Fading Interference Channel with Delayed Feedback |

Alireza Vahid |

Mohammad Maddah-Ali |

Salman Avestimehr |

S11.T2.3: Interference Alignment for Achieving both Full DOF and Full Diversity in the Broadcast Channel with Delayed CSIT |

Jinyuan Chen |

Raymond Knopp |

Petros Elia |

S11.T2.4: On the Degrees of Freedom of MIMO X Channel with Delayed CSIT |

Akbar Ghasemi |

Mohammad Javad Abdoli |

Amir K. Khandani |

## S11.T3: Deterministic Models |

Time: Thursday, July 5, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Stratton Sala de Puerto Rico (202) |

Session Chair: Daniela Tuninetti, University of Illinois, Chicago |

S11.T3.1: Random Access in Wireless X Networks: A Deterministic View |

Seyyed Mahboubi |

Ehsan Ebrahimzadeh |

Amir K. Khandani |

S11.T3.2: A Deterministic Approach to Random Access Interference Channel |

Javad Behrouzi Moghaddam |

Akbar Ghasemi |

Amir K. Khandani |

S11.T3.3: Carry-free Models and Beyond |

Se Yong Park |

Gireeja Ranade |

Anant Sahai |

S11.T3.4: Expansion Coding: Achieving the Capacity of an AEN Channel |

Onur Ozan Koyluoglu |

Kumar Appaiah |

Hongbo Si |

Sriram Vishwanath |

## S11.T4: Joint Source-Channel Coding in Networks |

Time: Thursday, July 5, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Stratton 20 Chimneys (306) |

Session Chair: Mikael Skoglund, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) |

S11.T4.1: Joint Source-Channel Coding for the Multiple-Access Relay Channel |

Yonathan Murin |

Ron Dabora |

Deniz Gündüz |

S11.T4.2: On Source Transmission over Some Classes of Relay Channels |

Sadaf Salehkalaibar |

Mohammad Reza Aref |

S11.T4.3: Lossy Source-Channel Communication over a Phase-Incoherent Interference Relay Channel |

Hamidreza Ebrahimzadeh Saffar |

Masoud Badiei Khuzani |

Patrick Mitran |

S11.T4.4: Joint Source-Channel Coding for Cribbing Models |

Eliron Amir |

Yossef Steinberg |

## S11.T5: Polar Codes: Theory and Practice |

Time: Thursday, July 5, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Kresge Little Theatre (035) |

Session Chair: Erdal Arikan, Bilkent Universitesi |

S11.T5.1: Universal Bounds on the Scaling Behavior of Polar Codes |

Ali Goli |

S. Hamed Hassani |

Ruediger Urbanke |

S11.T5.2: Polar Codes: Robustness of the Successive Cancellation Decoder with Respect to Quantization |

S. Hamed Hassani |

Ruediger Urbanke |

S11.T5.3: Code Based Efficient Maximum-Likelihood Decoding of Short Polar Codes |

Sinan Kahraman |

Mehmet Çelebi |

S11.T5.4: Polar write once memory codes |

David Burshtein |

Alona Strugatski |

## S11.T6: Authentication and Signatures |

Time: Thursday, July 5, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Kresge Rehearsal A (033) |

Session Chair: Jean-Pierre Tillich, INRIA Paris-Rocquencourt |

S11.T6.1: Authentication over Noisy Data with the Use of Memory Containing Metric Functions |

Vladimir Balakirsky |

Han Vinck |

S11.T6.2: Efficient code-based one-time signature from automorphism groups with syndrome compatibility |

Philippe Gaborit |

Julien Schrek |

S11.T6.3: Efficient Signature Scheme for Network Coding |

Erez Waisbard |

Ely Porat |

## S11.T7: Message Passing Algorithms |

Time: Thursday, July 5, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Stratton (407) |

Session Chair: Justin Dauwels, Nanyang Technological University |

S11.T7.1: BPRS: Belief Propagation Based Iterative Recommender System |

Erman Ayday |

Arash Einolghozati |

Faramarz Fekri |

S11.T7.2: Convergence of Generalized Linear Coordinate-Descent Message-Passing for Quadratic Optimization |

Guoqiang Zhang |

Richard Heusdens |

S11.T7.3: Relaxed Gaussian Belief Propagation |

Yousef El-Kurdi |

Dennis Giannacopoulos |

Warren Gross |

S11.T7.4: Message-passing sequential detection of multiple change points in networks |

XuanLong Nguyen |

Arash Amini |

Ram Rajagopal |

## S11.T8: Patterns, Estimation, Hypothesis Testing |

Time: Thursday, July 5, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Stratton (491) |

Session Chair: Alon Orlitsky, University of California, San Diego |

S11.T8.1: The Bethe Approximation of the Pattern Maximum Likelihood Distribution |

Pascal Vontobel |

S11.T8.2: Alternating Markov Chains for Distribution Estimation in the Presence of Errors |

Farzad Farnoud |

Narayana Prasad Santhanam |

Olgica Milenkovic |

S11.T8.3: On simple one-class classification methods |

Zineb Noumir |

Paul Honeine |

Cédric Richard |

S11.T8.4: On Optimal Two Sample Homogeneity Tests for Finite Alphabets |

Jayakrishnan Unnikrishnan |

## S11.T9: L1-Regularized Least Squares and Frames |

Time: Thursday, July 5, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Stratton West Lounge (201) |

Session Chair: John Wright, Columbia University |

S11.T9.1: Recovery Threshold for Optimal Weight l1 Minimization |

Samet Oymak |

Amin Khajehnejad |

Babak Hassibi |

S11.T9.2: The $\ell_1$ analysis approach by sparse dual frames for sparse signal recovery represented by frames |

Shidong Li |

Tiebin Mi |

Yulong Liu |

S11.T9.3: Performance Analysis of $\ell_1$-synthesis with Coherent Frames |

Yulong Liu |

Shidong Li |

Tiebin Mi |

Lei Hong |

Yu Weidong |

S11.T9.4: Sparse Signal Separation in Redundant Dictionaries |

Céline Aubel |

Christoph Studer |

Graeme Pope |

Helmut Bölcskei |

## S12.T1: Network Coding for Wireless |

Time: Thursday, July 5, 11:30 - 12:50 |

Location: Kresge Rehearsal B (030) |

Session Chair: Christina Fragouli, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) |

S12.T1.1: Analog Network Coding in General SNR Regime |

Samar Agnihotri |

Sidharth Jaggi |

Minghua Chen |

S12.T1.2: Network Coding for the Broadcast Rayleigh Fading Channel with Feedback |

Xiaohang Song |

Onurcan İşcan |

S12.T1.3: Linear Network Coding Capacity Region of 2-Receiver MIMO Broadcast Packet Erasure Channels with Feedback |

Chih-Chun Wang |

David Love |

S12.T1.4: Wireless Network Coding for MIMO Two-way Relaying using Latin Rectangles |

Vijayvaradharaj Muralidharan |

B. Sundar Rajan |

## S12.T2: Interference Alignment |

Time: Thursday, July 5, 11:30 - 12:50 |

Location: Kresge Auditorium (109) |

Session Chair: Viveck Cadambe, Massachusetts Institute of Technology |

S12.T2.1: The Approximate Sum Capacity of the Symmetric Gaussian K-User Interference Channel |

Or Ordentlich |

Uri Erez |

Bobak Nazer |

S12.T2.2: Interference Alignment: From Degrees-of-Freedom to Constant-Gap Capacity Approximations |

Urs Niesen |

Mohammad Maddah-Ali |

S12.T2.3: Degrees of Freedom of MIMO X Networks: Spatial Scale Invariance, One-Sided Decomposability and Linear Feasibility |

Hua Sun |

Chunhua Geng |

Tiangao Gou |

Syed Jafar |

S12.T2.4: Signal Space Alignment for the Gaussian Y-Channel |

Anas Chaaban |

Aydin Sezgin |

## S12.T3: Deterministic Channels |

Time: Thursday, July 5, 11:30 - 12:50 |

Location: Stratton Sala de Puerto Rico (202) |

Session Chair: Natasha Devroye, University of Illinois, Chicago |

S12.T3.1: On the Capacity of Multi-user Two-way Linear Deterministic Channels |

Zhiyu Cheng |

Natasha Devroye |

S12.T3.2: Sum Capacity of 3-user Deterministic Interference Channels with Connectivity Constraints |

Suvarup Saha |

Randall Berry |

S12.T3.3: On the Sum-capacity of the Linear Deterministic Interference Channel with Partial Feedback |

Sy-Quoc Le |

Ravi Tandon |

Mehul Motani |

H. Vincent Poor |

S12.T3.4: The Sum-Capacity of the Linear Deterministic Three-User Cognitive Interference Channel |

Diana Maamari |

Daniela Tuninetti |

Natasha Devroye |

## S12.T4: Classical and Adversarial Joint Source-Channel Coding |

Time: Thursday, July 5, 11:30 - 12:50 |

Location: Stratton 20 Chimneys (306) |

Session Chair: Albert Guillen i Fabregas, ICREA and Universitat Pompeu Fabra |

S12.T4.1: The Adversarial Joint Source-Channel Problem |

Yuval Kochman |

Arya Mazumdar |

Yury Polyanskiy |

S12.T4.2: A Strong Converse for Joint Source-Channel Coding |

Da Wang |

Amir Ingber |

Yuval Kochman |

S12.T4.3: Joint Source-Channel Coding of one Random Variable over the Poisson Channel |

Albert No |

Kartik Venkat |

Tsachy Weissman |

S12.T4.4: Curves on torus layers and coding for continuous alphabet sources |

Antonio Campello |

Cristiano Torezzan |

Sueli Costa |

## S12.T5: Polar Codes over Non-Binary Alphabets |

Time: Thursday, July 5, 11:30 - 12:50 |

Location: Kresge Little Theatre (035) |

Session Chair: Emre Telatar, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) |

S12.T5.1: Constructing Polar Codes for Non-Binary Alphabets and MACs |

Ido Tal |

Artyom Sharov |

Alexander Vardy |

S12.T5.2: Polar codes for discrete alphabets |

Eren Sasoglu |

S12.T5.3: Polar codes for q-ary channels, q=2^r |

Woomyoung Park |

Alexander Barg |

S12.T5.4: Polar Coding without Alphabet Extension for Asymmetric Channels |

Junya Honda |

Hirosuke Yamamoto |

## S12.T6: Cryptanalysis and Distributed Guessing |

Time: Thursday, July 5, 11:30 - 12:50 |

Location: Kresge Rehearsal A (033) |

Session Chair: Simon Blackburn, Royal Holloway, University of London |

S12.T6.1: Cryptanalysis of a Homomorphic Encryption Scheme from ISIT 2008 |

Jingguo Bi |

Mingjie Liu |

Xiaoyun Wang |

S12.T6.2: Finding short vectors in a lattice of Voronoi's first kind |

Robby McKilliam |

Alex Grant |

S12.T6.3: Oblivious Distributed Guessing |

Serdar Boztas |

## S12.T7: Fading Channels |

Time: Thursday, July 5, 11:30 - 12:50 |

Location: Stratton (407) |

Session Chair: Miguel Rodriguez, Instituto de Telecomunicações |

S12.T7.1: Error Exponents for Rayleigh Fading Product MIMO Channels |

Jiang Xue |

Md. Zahurul Sarkar |

Tharmalingam Ratnarajah |

Caijun Zhong |

S12.T7.2: Ergodic Sum Capacity of Macrodiversity MIMO Systems in Flat Rayleigh Fading |

Dushyantha Basnayaka |

Peter Smith |

Philippa Martin |

S12.T7.3: Characterization of the Constrained Capacity of Multiple-Antenna Fading Coherent Channels Driven by Arbitrary Inputs |

Miguel Rodrigues |

S12.T7.4: A Random Matrix Approach to the Finite Blocklength Regime of MIMO Fading Channels |

Jakob Hoydis |

Romain Couillet |

Pablo Piantanida |

Mérouane Debbah |

S12.T7.5: Worst-Case Expected-Rate Loss of Slow-Fading Channels |

Jae Won Yoo |

Tie Liu |

Shlomo (Shitz) Shamai |

## S12.T8: Hypothesis Testing |

Time: Thursday, July 5, 11:30 - 12:50 |

Location: Stratton (491) |

Session Chair: Richard Blahut, University of Illinois |

S12.T8.1: Extrinsic Jensen-Shannon Divergence with Application in Active Hypothesis Testing |

Mohammad Naghshvar |

Tara Javidi |

S12.T8.2: Controlled Sensing for Sequential Multihypothesis Testing |

George Atia |

Venugopal Veeravalli |

S12.T8.3: Active Sequential Hypothesis Testing with Application to a Visual Search Problem |

Nidhin Vaidhiyan |

Arun Sripati |

Rajesh Sundaresan |

S12.T8.4: Hypothesis testing via a comparator |

Yury Polyanskiy |

## S12.T9: L1-Regularized Least Squares and Sparsity |

Time: Thursday, July 5, 11:30 - 12:50 |

Location: Stratton West Lounge (201) |

Session Chair: Babak Hassibi, California Institute of Technology |

S12.T9.1: The Sensitivity of Compressed Sensing Performance to Relaxation of Sparsity |

David Donoho |

Galen Reeves |

S12.T9.2: Combinatorial Selection and Least Absolute Shrinkage via the Clash Algorithm |

Anastasios Kyrillidis |

Volkan Cevher |

S12.T9.3: Lp-Constrained Least Squares (0 |

Masahiro Yukawa |

Shun-ichi Amari |

S12.T9.4: WarmL1: A Warm-start Homotopy-based Reconstruction Algorithm for Sparse Signals |

Tien-Ju Yang |

Yi-Min Tsai |

Chung-Te Li |

Liang-Gee Chen |

## S13.T1: Index Coding |

Time: Thursday, July 5, 14:40 - 16:20 |

Location: Kresge Rehearsal B (030) |

Session Chair: Sidharth Jaggi, Chinese University of Hong Kong |

S13.T1.1: On Linear Index Coding for Random Graphs |

Ishay Haviv |

Michael Langberg |

S13.T1.2: Index Coding: An Interference Alignment Perspective |

Hamed Maleki |

Viveck Cadambe |

Syed Jafar |

S13.T1.3: Optimal Index Codes with Near-Extreme Rates |

Hoang Dau |

Vitaly Skachek |

Yeow Meng Chee |

S13.T1.4: Bipartite Index Coding |

Arash Saber Tehrani |

Alex Dimakis |

Michael Neely |

S13.T1.5: Pliable Index Coding |

Siddhartha Brahma |

Christina Fragouli |

## S13.T2: Interference Channels |

Time: Thursday, July 5, 14:40 - 16:20 |

Location: Kresge Auditorium (109) |

Session Chair: Urs Niesen, Bell Labs, Alcatel-Lucent |

S13.T2.1: A new achievable rate region for the 3-user discrete memoryless interference channel |

Arun Padakandla |

Aria Sahebi |

Sandeep Pradhan |

S13.T2.2: An Information-Spectrum Approach to the Capacity Region of General Interference Channel |

Lei Lin |

Xiao Ma |

Xiujie Huang |

Bao-Ming Bai |

S13.T2.3: On a Class of Discrete Memoryless Broadcast Interference Channels |

Yuanpeng Liu |

Elza Erkip |

S13.T2.4: On the Sum Capacity of the Discrete Memoryless Interference Channel with One-Sided Weak Interference and Mixed Interference |

Fangfang Zhu |

Biao Chen |

S13.T2.5: An Achievable Rate Region for Three-Pair Interference Channels with Noise |

Bernd Bandemer |

## S13.T3: MIMO Precoding |

Time: Thursday, July 5, 14:40 - 16:20 |

Location: Stratton Sala de Puerto Rico (202) |

Session Chair: Guiseppe Caire, University of Southern California |

S13.T3.1: Hermitian Precoding for Distributed MIMO Systems |

Jianwen Zhang |

Xiaojun Yuan |

Li Ping |

S13.T3.2: On the net DoF comparison between ZF and MAT over time-varying MISO broadcast channels |

Mari Kobayashi |

Giuseppe Caire |

S13.T3.3: Proximity Factors of Lattice Reduction-Aided Precoding for Multiantenna Broadcast |

Shuiyin Liu |

Cong Ling |

Xiaofu Wu |

S13.T3.4: High-SNR Analysis of MIMO Linear Precoders |

Ahmed Mehana |

Aria Nosratinia |

S13.T3.5: A Transmit-Power Efficient MIMO-THP Design |

Christos Masouros |

Mathini Sellathurai |

Tharmalingam Ratnarajah |

## S13.T4: Gaussian Wiretap Channels |

Time: Thursday, July 5, 14:40 - 16:20 |

Location: Stratton 20 Chimneys (306) |

Session Chair: Han Vinck, University of Duisburg-Essen |

S13.T4.1: Lattice codes achieving strong secrecy over the mod-Lambda Gaussian Channel |

Cong Ling |

Laura Luzzi |

Jean-Claude Belfiore |

S13.T4.2: Key Agreement over Gaussian Wiretap Models with Known Interference at the Transmitter |

Ali Zibaeenejad |

S13.T4.3: The Gaussian Interference Wiretap Channel When the Eavesdropper Channel is Arbitrarily Varying |

Xiang He |

Aylin Yener |

S13.T4.4: Optimal Power Allocation for GSVD-Based Beamforming in the MIMO Gaussian Wiretap Channel |

Ali Fakoorian |

Lee Swindlehurst |

S13.T4.5: Switched Power Allocation for MISOME Wiretap Channels |

Thang Van Nguyen |

Tony Q. S. Quek |

Hyundong Shin |

## S13.T5: Analysis of LDPC Codes |

Time: Thursday, July 5, 14:40 - 16:20 |

Location: Kresge Little Theatre (035) |

Session Chair: Pascal Vontobel, Hewlett-Packard Company |

S13.T5.1: Beyond the Bethe Free Energy of LDPC Codes via Polymer Expansions |

Nicolas Macris |

Marc Vuffray |

S13.T5.2: On Generalized EXIT Charts of LDPC Code Ensembles over Binary-Input Output-Symmetric Memoryless Channels |

Hosein Mamani |

Hamid Saeedi |

Ali Eslami |

Hossein Pishro-Nik |

S13.T5.3: Analysis of Error Floors of Generalized Non-binary LDPC Codes over q-ary Memoryless Symmetric Channels |

Takayuki Nozaki |

Kenta Kasai |

Kohichi Sakaniwa |

S13.T5.4: Finite-length analysis of the TEP decoder for LDPC ensembles over the BEC |

Pablo M. Olmos |

Fernando Pérez-Cruz |

Luis Salamanca |

Juan José Murillo-Fuentes |

## S13.T6: Convolutional and Turbo Codes |

Time: Thursday, July 5, 14:40 - 16:20 |

Location: Kresge Rehearsal A (033) |

Session Chair: Sam Dolinar, Jet Propulsion Laboratory |

S13.T6.1: Properties and encoding aspects of direct product convolutional codes |

Vladimir Sidorenko |

Martin Bossert |

Francesca Vatta |

S13.T6.2: Efficient Decoding of Partial Unit Memory Codes of Arbitrary Rate |

Antonia Wachter-Zeh |

Markus Stinner |

Martin Bossert |

S13.T6.3: SISO MAP Decoding of Rate-1 Recursive Convolutional Codes: A Revisit |

Yonghui Li |

Md. Shahriar Rahman |

Branka Vucetic |

S13.T6.4: Best Rate 1/2 Convolutional Codes for Turbo Equalization with Severe ISI |

John Anderson |

Mehdi Zeinali |

S13.T6.5: Low Complexity Syndrome Based Decoding of Turbo Codes |

Jan Geldmacher |

Klaus Hueske |

Jürgen Götze |

Martin Kosakowski |

## S13.T7: Communication Systems |

Time: Thursday, July 5, 14:40 - 16:20 |

Location: Stratton (407) |

Session Chair: Anant Sahai, University of California, Berkeley |

S13.T7.1: Message-Passing Algorithms for Channel Estimation and Decoding Using Approximate Inference |

Mihai Alin Badiu |

Gunvor Kirkelund |

Carles Navarro Manchón |

Erwin Riegler |

Bernard Fleury |

S13.T7.2: Bidirectional Channel Estimation Using Adaptive Pilots |

Fei Teng |

Dongning Guo |

Michael Honig |

S13.T7.3: Delay-Doppler Channel Estimation with Almost Linear Complexity |

Alexander Fish |

Shamgar Gurevich |

Ronny Hadani |

Akbar Sayeed |

Oded Schwartz |

S13.T7.4: Efficient Algorithms for Calculating Euclidean Distance Spectra of Muliti-User Continuous Phase Modulation Systems |

Li Bing |

Tor Aulin |

Bao-Ming Bai |

S13.T7.5: Joint Synchronization and Demodulation by Forward Filtering |

Murthy Devarakonda |

Hans-Andrea Loeliger |

## S13.T8: Coded Modulation |

Time: Thursday, July 5, 14:40 - 16:20 |

Location: Stratton (491) |

Session Chair: Johannes Huber, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU) |

S13.T8.1: On the Equivalence of TCM Encoders |

Alex Alvarado |

Alexandre Graell i Amat |

Fredrik Brännström |

Erik Agrell |

S13.T8.2: Performance Estimation of Bit-Interleaved Coded Modulation Based on Information Processing Characteristics |

Andreas Schenk |

Robert Fischer |

Johannes Huber |

S13.T8.3: Cooperative Diversity via Set-Partitioning in BICM: Outage Analysis and Frame Interleaving |

Lai Wei |

Thomas Fuja |

S13.T8.4: Mismatched Shaping Schemes for Bit-Interleaved Coded Modulation |

Li Peng |

Albert Guillén i Fàbregas |

Alfonso Martinez |

S13.T8.5: Achieving the Shannon Limit with Probabilistically Shaped BICM |

Erik Agrell |

Alex Alvarado |

## S13.T9: Fourier Subsampling |

Time: Thursday, July 5, 14:40 - 16:20 |

Location: Stratton West Lounge (201) |

Session Chair: Vivek Goyal, Massachusetts Institute of Technology |

S13.T9.1: Systematic DFT Frames: Principle and Eigenvalues Structure |

Mojtaba Vaezi |

Fabrice Labeau |

S13.T9.2: Subsampling at Information Theoretically Optimal Rates |

Adel Javanmard |

Andrea Montanari |

S13.T9.3: New Construction of A Near-optimal Partial Fourier Codebook Using The Structure of Binary m-sequences |

Nam Yul Yu |

S13.T9.4: Behavior of the Minimum Singular Value of a Random Vandermonde Matrix |

Gabriel Tucci |

Philip Whiting |

S13.T9.5: Applications of the Shannon-Hartley Theorem to Data Streams and Sparse Recovery |

Eric Price |

David Woodruff |

## S14.T1: Network Erasure Correction |

Time: Thursday, July 5, 16:40 - 18:00 |

Location: Kresge Rehearsal B (030) |

Session Chair: Tracey Ho, California Institute of Technology |

S14.T1.1: Expander Graph Based Overlapped Chunked Codes |

Bin Tang |

Shenghao Yang |

Yitong Yin |

Baoliu Ye |

Sanglu Lu |

S14.T1.2: On Densifying Coding Opportunities in Instantly Decodable Network Coding Graphs |

Sameh Sorour |

Shahrokh Valaee |

S14.T1.3: How Fast Can Dense Codes Achieve the Min-Cut Capacity of Line Networks? |

Anoosheh Heidarzadeh |

Amir Banihashemi |

S14.T1.4: On Decoding Delay of Intra-session Random Linear Network Coding for Line Networks |

Vahid Shah-Mansouri |

Vincent Wong |

## S14.T2: Subspace Interference Alignment and Feasibility Conditions |

Time: Thursday, July 5, 16:40 - 18:00 |

Location: Kresge Auditorium (109) |

Session Chair: Uri Erez, Tel-Aviv University |

S14.T2.1: Subspace Alignment Chains and the Degrees of Freedom of the Three-User MIMO Interference Channel |

Chenwei Wang |

Tiangao Gou |

Syed Jafar |

S14.T2.2: Genie Chains and the Degrees of Freedom of the K-User MIMO Interference Channel |

Chenwei Wang |

Hua Sun |

Syed Jafar |

S14.T2.3: A general test to check the feasibility of linear interference alignment |

Óscar González |

Ignacio Santamaria |

Carlos Beltrán |

S14.T2.4: The Feasibility Conditions of Interference Alignment for MIMO Interference Networks |

Liangzhong Ruan |

Vincent Lau |

Moe Win |

## S14.T3: Multiple-Antenna Broadcast Channels |

Time: Thursday, July 5, 16:40 - 18:00 |

Location: Stratton Sala de Puerto Rico (202) |

Session Chair: Ralf Müller, Norwegian University of Science and Technology |

S14.T3.1: Grassmannian-Euclidean Superposition for MIMO Broadcast Channels |

Yang Li |

Aria Nosratinia |

S14.T3.2: Throughput Penalty of Fair Scheduling Algorithms on Multiple Antenna Broadcast Channels |

Juyul Lee |

S14.T3.3: On the Degrees of Freedom of Time Correlated MISO Broadcast Channel with Delayed CSIT |

Mari Kobayashi |

Sheng Yang |

David Gesbert |

Xinping Yi |

S14.T3.4: An Extremal Inequality and the Capacity Region of the Degraded MIMO Compound Gaussian Broadcast Channel with Multiple Users |

Hon Fah Chong |

Ying-Chang Liang |

## S14.T4: Game Theory |

Time: Thursday, July 5, 16:40 - 18:00 |

Location: Stratton 20 Chimneys (306) |

Session Chair: Bruce Hajek, University of Illinois |

S14.T4.1: The Supermarket Game |

Jiaming Xu |

Bruce Hajek |

S14.T4.2: A Game Theoretic Model for the Gaussian Broadcast Channel |

Srinivas Yerramalli |

Rahul Jain |

Urbashi Mitra |

S14.T4.3: Incentives for Cooperative Relaying in a Simple Information-Theoretic Model |

Dileep Kalathil |

Rahul Jain |

## S14.T5: New Constructions of LDPC Codes |

Time: Thursday, July 5, 16:40 - 18:00 |

Location: Kresge Little Theatre (035) |

Session Chair: Ruediger Urbanke, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) |

S14.T5.1: Graph Cover Ensembles of Non-binary Protograph LDPC Codes |

Dariush Divsalar |

Lara Dolecek |

S14.T5.2: Analysis and Design of Ultra-Sparse Non-Binary Cluster-LDPC Codes |

David Declercq |

Valentin Savin |

Lam Pham Sy |

S14.T5.3: A New Ensemble of Rate-Compatible LDPC Codes |

Kai Zhang |

Xiao Ma |

Shancheng Zhao |

Bao-Ming Bai |

Xiaoyi Zhang |

S14.T5.4: Fourier domain representation of non-binary LDPC codes |

Valentin Savin |

## S14.T6: Applications of Codes in Cryptography |

Time: Thursday, July 5, 16:40 - 18:00 |

Location: Kresge Rehearsal A (033) |

Session Chair: Ian Blake, University of British Columbia |

S14.T6.1: Secure Network Coding and Non-Malleable Codes: Protection Against Linear Tampering |

Hervé Chabanne |

Gerard Cohen |

Alain Patey |

S14.T6.2: On a Class of Three-Weight Codes with Cryptographic Applications |

Zihui Liu |

Xin-Wen Wu |

S14.T6.3: Private Stream Search at the Same Communication Cost as a Regular Search: Role of LDPC Codes |

Matthieu Finiasz |

Kannan Ramchandran |

## S14.T7: Topics in Shannon Theory |

Time: Thursday, July 5, 16:40 - 18:00 |

Location: Stratton (407) |

Session Chair: Stark Draper, University of Wisconsin-Madison |

S14.T7.1: Recognition Capacity Versus Search Speed in Noisy Databases |

Ertem Tuncel |

S14.T7.2: On Fingerprinting Capacity Games for Arbitrary Alphabets and Their Asymptotics |

Yen-Wei Huang |

Pierre Moulin |

S14.T7.3: Universal communication over unknown vector channels |

Yuval Lomnitz |

Meir Feder |

S14.T7.4: The Porosity of Additive Noise Sequences |

Vinith Misra |

Tsachy Weissman |

## S14.T8: High-Dimensional Inference |

Time: Thursday, July 5, 16:40 - 18:00 |

Location: Stratton (491) |

Session Chair: Aaron Wagner, Cornell University |

S14.T8.1: Classification with High-Dimensional Sparse Samples |

Dayu Huang |

Sean Meyn |

S14.T8.2: Large scale correlation detection |

Francesca Bassi |

Alfred Hero III |

S14.T8.3: An Innovative Approach for Analysing Rank Deficient Covariance Matrices |

Gabriel Tucci |

Ke Wang |

S14.T8.4: Corrupted and missing predictors: Minimax bounds for high-dimensional linear regression |

Po-Ling Loh |

Martin Wainwright |

## S15.T1: Data Exchange and Gathering |

Time: Friday, July 6, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Kresge Rehearsal B (030) |

Session Chair: Mehul Motani, National University of Singapore |

S15.T1.1: Coded Cooperative Data Exchange Problem for General Topologies |

Mira Gonen |

Michael Langberg |

S15.T1.2: Data Exchange Problem with Helpers |

Nebojsa Milosavljevic |

Sameer Pawar |

Salim El Rouayheb |

Michael Gastpar |

Kannan Ramchandran |

S15.T1.3: Network Coded Gossip With Correlated Data |

Bernhard Haeupler |

Asaf Cohen |

Chen Avin |

Muriel Médard |

S15.T1.4: Wireless Networks with Symmetric Demands |

Sudeep Kamath |

Sreeram Kannan |

Pramod Viswanath |

## S15.T2: Opportunistic and Relay-Aided Interference Alignment |

Time: Friday, July 6, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Kresge Auditorium (109) |

Session Chair: Bobak Nazer, Boston University |

S15.T2.1: Delay-Rate Tradeoff in Ergodic Interference Alignment |

Oliver Johnson |

Matthew Aldridge |

Robert Piechocki |

S15.T2.2: Opportunistic Interference Alignment in MIMO Femtocell Networks |

Tri Nguyen |

Tony Q. S. Quek |

Hyundong Shin |

S15.T2.3: Opportunistic Interference Alignment for MIMO IMAC: Effect of User Scaling Over Degrees-of-Freedom |

Hyun Jong Yang |

Won-Yong Shin |

Bang Chul Jung |

Arogyaswami Paulraj |

S15.T2.4: Relay-aided Interference Alignment for MIMO Cellular Networks |

Xuesong Wang |

Yongping Zhang |

Philipp Zhang |

Xiaotao Ren |

## S15.T3: Topics in MIMO |

Time: Friday, July 6, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Stratton Sala de Puerto Rico (202) |

Session Chair: Meir Feder , Tel Aviv University |

S15.T3.1: Generalized Distributive Law for ML Decoding of STBCs: Further Results |

Lakshmi Prasad Natarajan |

B. Sundar Rajan |

S15.T3.2: The Jacobi MIMO Channel |

Ronen Dar |

Meir Feder |

Mark Shtaif |

S15.T3.3: Channel Modelling of MU-MIMO Systems by Quaternionic Free Probability |

Ralf Müller |

Burak Çakmak |

S15.T3.4: Transmission over Arbitrarily Permuted Parallel Gaussian Channels |

Ayal Hitron |

Anatoly Khina |

Uri Erez |

## S15.T4: Delay and Distributed Scheduling |

Time: Friday, July 6, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Stratton 20 Chimneys (306) |

Session Chair: Roy Yates, Rutgers University |

S15.T4.1: Real-Time Status Updating: Multiple Sources |

Roy Yates |

Sanjit Kaul |

S15.T4.2: On Emptying a Wireless Network in Minimum Time |

Vangelis Angelakis |

Anthony Ephremides |

Qing He |

Di Yuan |

S15.T4.3: Mixing Time and Temporal Starvation of General CSMA Networks with Multiple Frequency Agility |

Ka Kit Lam |

Chi-Kin Chau |

Minghua Chen |

Soung Chang Liew |

S15.T4.4: From Glauber Dynamics To Metropolis Algorithm: Smaller Delay in Optimal CSMA |

Chul-Ho Lee |

Do Young Eun |

Se-Young Yun |

Yung Yi |

## S15.T5: Decoding Algorithms for Codes on Graphs |

Time: Friday, July 6, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Kresge Little Theatre (035) |

Session Chair: Dan Costello, University of Notre Dame |

S15.T5.1: Linear-Programming Decoding of Tanner Codes with Local-Optimality Certificates |

Nissim Halabi |

Guy Even |

S15.T5.2: Hierarchies of Local-Optimality Characterizations in Decoding Tanner Codes |

Nissim Halabi |

Guy Even |

S15.T5.3: Approaching capacity at high-rates with iterative hard-decision decoding |

Yung-Yih Jian |

Henry Pfister |

Krishna Narayanan |

S15.T5.4: On The Maximum a Posteriori Decoding Thresholds of Multiuser Systems with Erasures |

Phong Nguyen |

Arvind Yedla |

Henry Pfister |

Krishna Narayanan |

## S15.T6: Fundamental Limits on Complexity |

Time: Friday, July 6, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Kresge Rehearsal A (033) |

Session Chair: Navin Kashyap, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore |

S15.T6.1: An Analytic Upper Bound on T-Complexity |

Ulrich Speidel |

T. Aaron Gulliver |

S15.T6.2: On the Query Computation and Verification of Functions |

Hirakendu Das |

Ashkan Jafarpour |

Alon Orlitsky |

Shengjun Pan |

Ananda Suresh |

S15.T6.3: Fundamental limits on the power consumption of encoding and decoding |

Pulkit Grover |

Andrea Goldsmith |

Anant Sahai |

## S15.T8: Tree Learning |

Time: Friday, July 6, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Stratton (491) |

Session Chair: Jonathan Yedidia, Disney Research |

S15.T8.1: Tractable Bayesian Social Learning on Trees |

Yashodhan Kanoria |

Omer Tamuz |

S15.T8.2: Learning Minimal Latent Directed Information Trees |

Jalal Etesami |

Negar Kiyavash |

Todd Coleman |

S15.T8.3: Learning Markov Graphs Up To Edit Distance |

Abhik Das |

Praneeth Netrapalli |

Sujay Sanghavi |

Sriram Vishwanath |

S15.T8.4: Passive Learning of the Interference Graph of a Wireless Network |

Jing Yang |

Stark Draper |

Robert Nowak |

## S15.T9: Strings, Sorting, and Biology |

Time: Friday, July 6, 09:50 - 11:10 |

Location: Stratton West Lounge (201) |

Session Chair: Toby Berger, University of Virginia |

S15.T9.1: Information Theory for DNA Sequencing: Part 1: A Basic Model |

Abolfazl Motahari |

Guy Bresler |

David Tse |

S15.T9.2: The Information Content in Sorting Algorithms |

Ludwig Busse |

Morteza Chehreghani |

Joachim Buhmann |

S15.T9.3: String reconciliation with unknown edit distance |

Aryeh Kontorovich |

Ari Trachtenberg |

S15.T9.4: Modeling Biological Circuits with Urn Functions |

David Lee |

Jehoshua Bruck |

## S16.T1: Coded Storage and Caching |

Time: Friday, July 6, 11:30 - 13:10 |

Location: Kresge Rehearsal B (030) |

Session Chair: Kenneth Shum, Chinese University of Hong Kong |

S16.T1.1: Allocations for Heterogenous Distributed Storage |

Vasileios Ntranos |

Giuseppe Caire |

Alex Dimakis |

S16.T1.2: Codes Can Reduce Queueing Delay in Data Centers |

Longbo Huang |

Sameer Pawar |

Hao Zhang |

Kannan Ramchandran |

S16.T1.3: Locally Repairable Codes |

Dimitris Papailiopoulos |

Alex Dimakis |

S16.T1.4: Optimal Linear Codes with a Local-Error-Correction Property |

N Prakash |

Govinda Kamath |

V Lalitha |

P Vijay Kumar |

S16.T1.5: Wireless Device-to-Device Communications with Distributed Caching |

Negin Golrezaei |

Alex Dimakis |

Andreas Molisch |

## S16.T2: Gaussian Interference Channels |

Time: Friday, July 6, 11:30 - 13:10 |

Location: Kresge Auditorium (109) |

Session Chair: Max Costa, Universidade Estadual de Campinas |

S16.T2.1: Capacity for MIMO Gaussian Interference Channels With Generally Strong and Noisy Interference |

Xiaohu Shang |

H. Vincent Poor |

S16.T2.2: The Han-Kobayashi Region for a Class of Gaussian Interference Channels with Mixed Interference |

Yu Zhao |

Fangfang Zhu |

Biao Chen |

S16.T2.3: Simple transmission strategies for interference channel |

Jung Hyun Bae |

Jungwon Lee |

Inyup Kang |

S16.T2.4: Two-way Interference Channels |

Changho Suh |

I-Hsiang Wang |

David Tse |

S16.T2.5: A New Outer Bound on the Capacity Region of Gaussian Interference Channels |

Junyoung Nam |

Giuseppe Caire |

## S16.T3: MIMO coding |

Time: Friday, July 6, 11:30 - 13:10 |

Location: Stratton Sala de Puerto Rico (202) |

Session Chair: Petros Elia, Eurécom |

S16.T3.1: On the Sphere Decoding Complexity of High Rate Multigroup ML Decodable STBCs |

Lakshmi Prasad Natarajan |

Pavan Srinath |

B. Sundar Rajan |

S16.T3.2: Feedback-aided complexity reductions in ML and Lattice decoding |

Arun Singh |

Petros Elia |

S16.T3.3: Time-Varying Space-Only Codes |

Dieter Duyck |

Marc Moeneclaey |

Sheng Yang |

Fambirai Takawira |

Joseph Jean Boutros |

S16.T3.4: A Class of Iterated Fast Decodable Space-Time Codes for 2^n Tx Antennas |

Nadya Markin |

Frederique Oggier |

S16.T3.5: Space-Time MIMO Multicasting |

Idan Livni |

Anatoly Khina |

Ayal Hitron |

Uri Erez |

## S16.T4: Delay and Deadline Constrained Communication |

Time: Friday, July 6, 11:30 - 13:10 |

Location: Stratton 20 Chimneys (306) |

Session Chair: Roy Yates, Rutgers University |

S16.T4.1: Approximating the Timely Throughput of Heterogeneous Wireless Networks |

Sina Lashgari |

Salman Avestimehr |

S16.T4.2: Wireless Downloading Delay under Proportional Fair Scheduling with Coupled Service and Requests: An Approximated Analysis |

Karthikeyan Shanmugam |

Giuseppe Caire |

S16.T4.3: Delay-Optimal Buffered Decode-and-Forward for Two-hop Networks with Random Link Connectivity |

Ying Cui |

Vincent Lau |

Edmund Yeh |

S16.T4.4: Delay-Exponent of Delay-Universal Compress-and-Forward Relaying |

Khoa Nguyen |

S16.T4.5: On Playback Delay in Streaming Communication |

Gauri Joshi |

Yuval Kochman |

Gregory Wornell |

## S16.T5: Decoding Techniques for LDPC Codes |

Time: Friday, July 6, 11:30 - 13:10 |

Location: Kresge Little Theatre (035) |

Session Chair: Ezio Biglieri, Universitat Pompeu Fabra |

S16.T5.1: Jar Decoding: LDPC Coding Theorems for Binary Input Memoryless Channels |

En-hui Yang |

Jin Meng |

S16.T5.2: A Two Stage Selective Averaging LDPC Decoding |

Dinesh Kumar A. |

Ambedkar Dukkipati |

S16.T5.3: Quantized Min-Sum Decoders with Low Error Floor for LDPC Codes |

Xiaojie Zhang |

Paul Siegel |

S16.T5.4: Enhancing the Error Correction of Finite Alphabet Iterative Decoders via Adaptive Decimation |

Shiva Planjery |

Bane Vasić |

David Declercq |

S16.T5.5: Selecting Two-Bit Bit Flipping Algorithms for Collective Error Correction |

Dung Nguyen |

Bane Vasić |

Michael W. Marcellin |

## S16.T6: Cyclic Codes and Symbol-Pair Codes |

Time: Friday, July 6, 11:30 - 13:10 |

Location: Kresge Rehearsal A (033) |

Session Chair: Vladimir Sidorenko, Universität Ulm |

S16.T6.1: Maximum Distance Separable Symbol-Pair Code |

Yeow Meng Chee |

Han Mao Kiah |

Chengmin Wang |

S16.T6.2: Decoding of Cyclic Codes over Symbol-Pair Read Channels |

Eitan Yaakobi |

Jehoshua Bruck |

Paul Siegel |

S16.T6.3: Describing A Cyclic Code by Another Cyclic Code |

Alexander Zeh |

Sergey Bezzateev |

S16.T6.4: Weight Distribution of Some Cyclic Codes |

Sung-Tai Choi |

Ji-Youp Kim |

Jong-Seon No |

Habong Chung |

S16.T6.5: Self-Dual Repeated Root Cyclic and Negacyclic Codes Over Finite Fields |

Kenza Guenda |

T. Aaron Gulliver |

## S16.T7: Feedback |

Time: Friday, July 6, 11:30 - 13:10 |

Location: Stratton (407) |

Session Chair: Haim Permuter, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev |

S16.T7.1: Approximate Feedback Capacity of the Gaussian Multicast Channel |

Changho Suh |

Naveen Goela |

Michael Gastpar |

S16.T7.2: A sequential transmission scheme for unifilar finite-state channels with feedback based on posterior matching |

Achilleas Anastasopoulos |

S16.T7.3: Optimal Selective Feedback Policies for Opportunistic Beamforming Under Peak Feedback Constraints |

Tharaka Samarasinghe |

Hazer Inaltekin |

Jamie Evans |

S16.T7.4: A Rate-compatible Sphere-packing Analysis of Feedback Coding with Limited Retransmissions |

Adam Williamson |

Tsung-Yi Chen |

Richard Wesel |

S16.T7.5: Completely Decoupled Space-Time Block Codes with Low-Rate Feedback |

Wei Liu |

Mathini Sellathurai |

Jing Lei |

Ji-Bo Wei |

Chaojing Tang |

## S16.T8: Error Exponents |

Time: Friday, July 6, 11:30 - 13:10 |

Location: Stratton (491) |

Session Chair: David Burshtein, Tel-Aviv University |

S16.T8.1: On Reliability Functions for Single-Message Unequal Error Protection |

Da Wang |

Venkat Chandar |

Sae-Young Chung |

Gregory Wornell |

S16.T8.2: Error Exponents of Optimum Erasure/List and Ordinary Decoding for Channels with Side Information |

Erez Sabbag |

Neri Merhav |

S16.T8.3: Extremality Properties for Gallager's Random Coding Exponent |

Mine Alsan |

S16.T8.4: Refinement of the Sphere-Packing Bound |

Yucel Altug |

Aaron Wagner |

S16.T8.5: On Decoding Error Exponent of Gaussian Channel with Noisy Feedback: Nonexponential Number of Messages |

Marat Burnashev |

Hirosuke Yamamoto |

## S16.T9: Information Theory in Biology |

Time: Friday, July 6, 11:30 - 13:10 |

Location: Stratton West Lounge (201) |

Session Chair: Wojciech Szpankowski, Purdue University |

S16.T9.1: Collective Sensing Capacity of bacteria populations |

Arash Einolghozati |

Mohsen Sardari |

Faramarz Fekri |

S16.T9.2: A Berger-Levy Energy Efficient Neuron Model with Unequal Synaptic Weights |

Jie Xing |

Toby Berger |

Terrence Sejnowski |

S16.T9.3: Design Principles and Specifications for Neural-like Computation Under Constraints on Information Preservation and Energy Costs as Analyzed with Statistical Theory |

William Levy |

Toby Berger |

S16.T9.4: The peak constrained additive inverse Gaussian noise channel |

Andrew Eckford |

Srinivas Kothapalli |

Raviraj Adve |

## S17.T1: Rank-Modulation Coding |

Time: Friday, July 6, 15:00 - 16:40 |

Location: Kresge Rehearsal B (030) |

Session Chair: Eitan Yaakobi, Caltech / UCSD |

S17.T1.1: Systematic Error-Correcting Codes for Rank Modulation |

Hongchao Zhou |

Anxiao Andrew Jiang |

Jehoshua Bruck |

S17.T1.2: Snake-in-the-Box Codes for Rank Modulation |

Yonatan Yehezkeally |

Moshe Schwartz |

S17.T1.3: Rank Modulation for Translocation Error Correction |

Farzad Farnoud |

Vitaly Skachek |

Olgica Milenkovic |

S17.T1.4: On ML-Certificate Linear Constraints for Rank Modulation with Linear Programming Decoding and its Application to Compact Graphs |

Manabu Hagiwara |

S17.T1.5: Linear Programming Upper Bounds on Permutation Code Sizes From Coherent Configurations Related to the Kendall-Tau Distance Metric |

Fabian Lim |

Manabu Hagiwara |

## S17.T2: Communication and Computation over Multiple Access Channels |

Time: Friday, July 6, 15:00 - 16:40 |

Location: Kresge Auditorium (109) |

Session Chair: Ibrahim Abou-Faycal, American University of Beirut |

S17.T2.1: Lossy Communication over Multiple-Access Channels with Feedback |

Paolo Minero |

Safitha Jayaraj |

S17.T2.2: The Compute-and-Forward Transform |

Or Ordentlich |

Uri Erez |

Bobak Nazer |

S17.T2.3: On Modulo-Sum Computation over an Erasure Multiple Access Channel |

Ashish Khisti |

Brett Hern |

Krishna Narayanan |

S17.T2.4: Capacity Regions of Partly Asynchronous Multiple Access Channels |

Lóránt Farkas |

Tamás Kói |

## S17.T3: MIMO Equalization, Diversity and Optimization |

Time: Friday, July 6, 15:00 - 16:40 |

Location: Stratton Sala de Puerto Rico (202) |

Session Chair: B. Sundar Rajan, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore |

S17.T3.1: Performance of MIMO Single-Carrier Frequency Domain Zero-Forcing Equalizer |

Ahmed Mehana |

Aria Nosratinia |

S17.T3.2: Matrix Exponential Learning: Distributed Optimization in MIMO systems |

Panayotis Mertikopoulos |

Elena Veronica Belmega |

Aris Moustakas |

S17.T3.3: Asymptotic Data Rates of Receive-Diversity Systems with MMSE Estimation and Interferers at Correlated Locations |

Siddhartan Govindasamy |

S17.T3.4: Connecting DMT of Division Algebra Space-Time Codes and Point Counting in Lie Groups |

Roope Vehkalahti |

Laura Luzzi |

S17.T3.5: DMT-optimal, Low ML-Complexity STBC-Schemes for Asymmetric MIMO Systems |

Pavan Srinath |

B. Sundar Rajan |

## S17.T4: Communication Models |

Time: Friday, July 6, 15:00 - 16:40 |

Location: Stratton 20 Chimneys (306) |

Session Chair: Chao Tian, AT&T Labs - Research |

S17.T4.1: Coordination via a Relay |

Farzin Haddadpour |

Mohammad Hossein Yassaee |

Amin Gohari |

Mohammad Reza Aref |

S17.T4.2: Channel Simulation via Interactive Communications |

Mohammad Hossein Yassaee |

Amin Gohari |

Mohammad Reza Aref |

S17.T4.3: Action Dependent Strictly Causal State Communication |

Chiranjib Choudhuri |

Urbashi Mitra |

S17.T4.4: Multi-stage Coding for Channels With a Rewrite Option and Reversible Input |

Kittipong Kittichokechai |

Tobias Oechtering |

Mikael Skoglund |

S17.T4.5: Amplification of the Hidden Gaussian Channel States |

Chao Tian |

## S17.T5: Cyclic and Quasicyclic LDPC Codes |

Time: Friday, July 6, 15:00 - 16:40 |

Location: Kresge Little Theatre (035) |

Session Chair: Dariush Divsalar, NASA - Jet Propulsion Lab |

S17.T5.1: Low-Density Arrays of Circulant Matrices: Rank and Row-Redundancy, and QC-LDPC Codes |

Qin Huang |

Keke Liu |

Zulin Wang |

S17.T5.2: On the Girth of Quasi Cyclic Protograph LDPC Codes |

Mehdi Karimi |

Amir Banihashemi |

S17.T5.3: A Greedy Search for Improved QC LDPC Codes with Good Girth Profile and Degree Distribution |

Irina Bocharova |

Florian Hug |

Rolf Johannesson |

Boris Kudryashov |

S17.T5.4: Trapping Set Structure of Finite Geometry LDPC Codes |

Qiuju Diao |

Ying Tai |

Shu Lin |

Khaled Abdel-Ghaffar |

S17.T5.5: A New Parity Structure With Multi-Weight Circulants for QC LDPC Codes |

Hosung Park |

Seokbeom Hong |

Jong-Seon No |

Dong-Joon Shin |

## S17.T6: Codes over Rings |

Time: Friday, July 6, 15:00 - 16:40 |

Location: Kresge Rehearsal A (033) |

Session Chair: Aaron Gulliver, University of Victoria |

S17.T6.1: Lagrange Interpolation Polynomials and Generalized Reed-Solomon Codes over Rings of Matrices |

Liping Wang |

S17.T6.2: Extensions of Z2Z4-Additive Self-Dual Codes Preserving Their Properties |

Muhammad Bilal |

Joaquim Borges |

Steven Dougherty |

Cristina Fernández-Córdoba |

S17.T6.3: Greedy Codes over Z_4 |

Kenza Guenda |

T. Aaron Gulliver |

Arash Sheikholeslam |

S17.T6.4: Construction of Barnes-Wall Lattices from Linear Codes over Rings |

J Harshan |

Emanuele Viterbo |

Jean-Claude Belfiore |

S17.T6.5: On the algebraic representation of selected optimal non-linear binary codes |

Marcus Greferath |

Jens Zumbrägel |

## S17.T7: Interference Channels with Feedback |

Time: Friday, July 6, 15:00 - 16:40 |

Location: Stratton (407) |

Session Chair: Richard Wesel, University of California, Los Angeles |

S17.T7.1: Full-duplex Transmitter Cooperation, Feedback, and the Degrees of Freedom of SISO Gaussian Interference and X Channels |

Mohammad Javad Abdoli |

Akbar Ghasemi |

Amir K. Khandani |

S17.T7.2: Generalized Degrees of Freedom of the Symmetric K-user Interference Channel with Feedback |

Soheil Mohajer |

Ravi Tandon |

H. Vincent Poor |

S17.T7.3: Feedback in the $K$-user Interference Channel |

Dimitris Papailiopoulos |

Changho Suh |

Alex Dimakis |

S17.T7.4: The Generalized Multiplexing Gain Region of the Slow Fading MIMO Interference Channel and its Achievability with Limited Feedback |

Sanjay Karmakar |

Mahesh Varanasi |

S17.T7.5: On the ARQ Protocols over the Z-interference Channels: Diversity-Multiplexing-Delay Tradeoff |

Mohamed Nafea |

Doha Hamza |

Karim Seddik |

Mohammed Nafie |

Hesham El Gamal |