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You are kindly invited to:
Workshop on Information Theory, Communications and Coding
Sunday, December 29, 2013, 9:00 - 16:40
Auditorium 1003, 10th floor Meyer building, Electrical Engineering Department

Chaired by Prof. Igal Sason

Schedule

09:00 - 09:30

Registration and Refreshments

09:30 - 09:45

Welcoming notes
Dist. Prof. Jacob Ziv and Prof. Adam Shwartz


09:45 - 10:30

The Honey-Do Problem Revisited: Sources with Memory, Mismatch, and a Divergence
Prof. Amos Lapidoth, ETH, Zurich, Switzerland


10:30 - 11:00

Rate-distortion theory: did we get it all wrong?
Dr. Yuval Kochman, The Hebrew University


11:00 - 11:20

Coffee Break

11:20 - 11:50

Polar coding methods for write once memories
Prof. David Burshtein, Tel Aviv University


11:50 - 12:20

On the Corner Points of the Capacity Region of a Two-User Gaussian Interference Channel
Prof. Igal Sason, Technion


12:20 - 12:50

The Gaussian MAC with Unidirectional Conferencing Encoders
Prof. Shraga Bross, Bar-Ilan University


12:50 - 14:20

Lunch

14:20 - 14:50

Analysis of Matched and Mismatched Estimation Errors Using Gradients of Partition Functions
Wasim Huleihel, Technion


14:50 - 15:20

Codes for communication between imperfect nodes
Prof. Yuval Cassuto, Technion


15:20 - 15:40

Coffee Break

15:40 - 16:10

Directed Information Optimization and Capacity of the POST Channel with and without Feedback
Prof. Haim Permuter, Ben-Gurion University


16:10 - 16:40

The Modulo-Lattice Output is a Sufficient Statistic
Prof. Ram Zamir, Tel Aviv University


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