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The IEEE Information Theory Society is an international organization whose purpose is to connect people interested in processing, transmission, storage, and use of information, as well as theoretical and applied aspects of coding, communications, and communications networks.
IEEE Information Theory Workshop 2015
IEEE Information Theory Workshop 2015
Meet the Shannon Awardee 2014 Osvaldo Simeone interviews 2014 Shannon Awardee Janos Korner Watch the video at http://media.itsoc.org/isit2014/JanosKornerInterview.mp4
Meet the Shannon Awardee 2014
Shannon's centenary US stamp proposal Endorse the proposal
Shannon's centenary US stamp proposal
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Meet the Shannon Awardee 2013 Visit http://media.itsoc.org/marton-interview.pdf
Meet the Shannon Awardee 2013
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Northwestern University

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Ali Nazari S. Sandeep Pradhan Achilleas Anastosopoulos, "New Bounds on the Maximal Error Exponent for Multiple-Access Channels".  Jun 2009

The problem of bounding the reliability function of a multiple-access channel (MAC) is studied. An upper bound on the minimum Bhattacharyya distance between codeword pairs is derived. For a ...

Latest Newsletter

June 2014

President’s Column; From the Editor; Professors Elected to the US National Academy of Sciences and the Royal Society; The Historian’s Column; NSF Center for Science of Information; In Memoriam: Thomas J. Goblick, Jr.; Golomb’s Puzzle Column: Counting Necklaces; Golomb’s Puzzle Column: Elementary Arithmetic Solutions; Calls for Nominations/Papers; Calendar

Latest Paper Awards

2014
Jack Keil Wolf ISIT Student Paper Award
A. Sharov , R.M. Roth , "New Upper Bounds for Grain-Correcting and Grain Detecting Codes", Proc. of IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory, Honolulu, Hawaii, Jul. 2014
2014
Jack Keil Wolf ISIT Student Paper Award
C. Bunte , A. Lapidoth , A. Samorodnitsky , "A Proof of the Ahlswede-Cai-Zhang Conjecture", Proc. of IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory, Honolulu, Hawaii, Jul. 2014
2014
Thomas M. Cover Dissertation Award
H. Hassani , "Polarization and Spatial Coupling: Two Techniques to Boost Performance", Ph.D. Thesis, EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland, Sep. 2013
2014
Communications Society & Information Theory Society Joint Paper Award
P. Gopalan , C. Huang , H. Simitci , S. Yekhanin , "On the Locality of Codeword Symbols", IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, Nov. 2012
2014
Information Theory Society Paper Award