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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.
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Arash Saber Tehrani Arash Saber Tehrani

University:         University of Southern California

Electrical Engineering Dept. -- Systems Division
3740 McClintock Ave., Room 515
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA 90089-2565

Explore IT Society Papers

, "Integrable communication channels and the nonlinear fourier transform".  Jul 2013

This paper considers the transmission of information over integrable channels, a class of (mainly

Michael Lentmaier Arvind Sridharan Daniel J. Costello, Jr. Kamil Zigangirov, "Iterative Decoding Threshold Analysis for LDPC Convolutional Codes".  Oct 2010

An iterative decoding threshold analysis for terminated regular LDPC convolutional (LDPCC) codes is presented. Using density evolution techniques, the convergence behavior of an iterative belief ...

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

Thomas M. Cover Dissertation Award
H. Hassani , "Polarization and Spatial Coupling: Two Techniques to Boost Performance", Ph.D. Thesis, EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland, Sep. 2013
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
Information Theory Society Paper Award