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Submit names for the new ITSOC magazine (Deadline October 13)

Submit names for the new ITSOC magazine (Deadline October 13)

The Newsletter will become a magaine, but it needs a name!

"Information Theory In Small Bits" now available for purchase

"Information Theory In Small Bits" now available for purchase

The book, written by ITSOC members Christina Fragouli and Anna Scaglione, and illustrated by Scaglione, is aimed at making ideas from information theory accessible to children.

IEEE Launches App for Android/iOS

Download the new app from Google Play or the ITunes store.

Postdoctoral Researcher Position at Imperial College London

Postdoctoral Researcher Position at Imperial College London

A post-doctoral research associate position is available in the Information Processing and Communications Lab within the Electrical and Electronic Engineering Department of Imperial College London. This position is funded by the European Research Council (ERC) for project BEACON, which focuses on designing novel communication techniques for wireless networks under extreme energy and delay constraints. This particular position will target employing modern machine learning tools to meet these extreme communication requirements.

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Internet of Things Security, Communications, Inference and Learning; Lehigh and Princeton Universities

Postdoc at Lehigh/Princeton desired to make strong theoretical contributions to bounds and achievable approaches for security, communications, inference, or learning for Internet of Things systems using information theoretic, statistical, or mathematical tools.

PhD position in error correction coding and shaping for optical communication

The Coding group at DTU Fotonik, Technical University of Denmark has an open PhD position within the topic of information theory and error correction coding and shaping for optical communication. This project is part of collaboration between DTU Fotonik and the Institute for Communications Engineering (LNT) at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) within the EuroTech Alliance.

Information theory workshop at CNS*2018 -- call for contributed talks

Announcement of, and call for contributions to, the Workshop on Methods of Information Theory in Computational Neuroscience at CNS*2018, Seattle, USA, July 17-18, 2018.

Open Position for PhD Student in Coding at Huawei Paris

The Mathematical and Algorithmic Sciences Lab of the Huawei Paris Research Centre is seeking strong candidates for an open position to pursue a PhD in the area of polar coding.

Open Positions in Coding and DSP at Huawei Paris

The Mathematical and Algorithmic Sciences Lab of the Huawei Paris Research Centre is seeking strong candidates for permanent junior and senior research positions in the area of channel coding and modulation as well as digital signal processing for fibre-optical communications.