News Archive

| Talks

Talk: Boulat Bash (August 11, 2021 at 11:30 AM, Seminar room N2408)

On August 11, 2021 at 11:30 AM, Boulat Bash from University of Arizona will be giving a talk about "Progress in quantum-secure quantum-enhanced covert communication". He is a guest of Janis Nötzel from LTI (Emmy Noether Nachwuchsgruppe "Theoretisches Quantensystem Design").

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Talk: Onur Günlü (August 11, 2021 at 10:30 AM, Zoom)

On August 11, 2021 at 10:30 AM, Onur Günlü from University of Siegen will be giving a talk about "Doubly-Exponential Identification via Channels: Code Constructions and Bounds".

| ICE Speaker Series

Talk: Prof. Shun Watanabe (July 28, 2021 at 11:00 AM, Zoom Meeting)

On July 28, 2021 at 11:00 AM, Prof. Shun Watanabe from Tokyo University will be giving a talk via Zoom about "Minimax Converse for Identification via Channels".

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Talk: Dr. Davide Orsucci (July 02 and 06, 2021 at 1:15 PM, Zoom Meeting)

On July 02, 2021 at 1:15 PM and on July 06, 2021 at 3:00 PM, Dr. Davide Orsucci from DLR will be giving a talk via Zoom about "Introduction to quantum information and quantum error correcting codes".

| Awards

IEEE Information Theory Society Aaron D. Wyner Distinguished Service Award for Gerhard Kramer

Gerhard Kramer is the recipient of the 2021 IEEE Information Theory Society Aaron D. Wyner Distinguished Service Award. The award honors an individual who has shown outstanding leadership in, and provided long-standing, exceptional service to, the information theory community.

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Talk: Kirill Ivanov (June 28, 2021 at 10:30 AM, LNT Seminar room N2408)

On June 28, 2021 at 10:30 AM, Kirill Ivanov from EPFL will be giving a talk in the LNT Seminar room N2408 about "On the efficiency of polar-like decoding for symmetric codes".

| ICE Speaker Series, Talks

ICE Speaker Series: Prof. Olgica Milenkovic (June 09, 2021 at 4:00 PM, Zoom Meeting)

On June 09, 2021 at 4:00 PM, Prof. Olgica Milenkovic from Illinois will be giving a talk via Zoom about "Coding Solutions for Polymer-Based Data Storage".

| Awards

Walter Gademann Award for Anisha Banerjee

Anisha Banerjee will be awarded the Walter Gademann Master’s Thesis Award of the TUM Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) for her outstanding Master's thesis.

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Antonia Wachter-Zeh appointed Associate Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Information Theory

Since April 1st, Antonia Wachter-Zeh is an Associate Editor for Coding Theory for the IEEE Transactions on Information Theory. Her appointment is for 3 years. The IEEE Transactions on Information Theory publishes papers concerned with the transmission, processing, and utilization of information.  Link: https://ieeeittrans.ee.technion.ac.il/

| ICE Speaker Series

ICE Speaker Series: Prof. Richard D. Wesel

On February 17, 2021 at 4:00 PM, Prof. Richard D. Wesel from UCLA will be giving a talk in the ICE Speaker Series about "Dynamic Assignment Blahut-Arimoto: Minimum Cardinality Optimal Signaling Made Easy".