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| Talks

Talk: Joachim Neu (April 25, 2022 at 1:30 PM, LNT Seminar room N2409)

On April 25, 2022 at 1:30 PM, Joachim Neu from Stanford will be giving a talk in the ICE Seminar room N2409 about "Information Dispersal with Provable Retrievability for Rollups (or: An Application of Coding in Crypto(-graphy/-currency))".

| Awards

Prof. Dr. Ralf Kötter Memorial Award for Constantin Runge

Constantin Runge is the recipient of the 2022 Prof. Dr. Ralf Kötter Memorial Award for his outstanding Master thesis entitled "Higher-Order Polar-Coded Modulation for Asymmetric Channels”. The award, endowed with 500 Euros, is named after the TUM Chair of Communications Engineering Ralf Kötter, who died in 2009.

| Awards

IEEE Information Theory Society Goldsmith Lecturer Award für Shirin Saeedi Bidokhti

Shirin Saeedi Bidokhti is the recipient of the 2022 Goldsmith Lecturer Award of the IEEE Information Theory Society. Shirin was a postdoctoral fellow at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) from 2012-2016. She is currently Assistant Professor at the University of Pennsylvania.