Christina Fragouli

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Christina Fragouli


Affiliation: UCLA

Contact Information

Department of Electrical Engineering
University of California, Los Angeles 

Research Interests

  • Coding Theory


Christina Fragouli is a Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering at the University of California, Los Angeles.  She received the B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from the National Technical University of Athens, Greece, and the M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering from the University of California at Los Angeles. Before joining UCLA,  she has worked as an Assistant and Associate Professor in the School of Computer and Communication Sciences, EPFL, Switzerland, and at the Information Sciences Center, AT&T Labs, Florham Park New Jersey. She served as  an Associate Editor for IEEE Communications Letters, for Elsevier Computer Communication, for IEEE Transactions on Communications, for IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, and for IEEE Transactions on Mobile Communications. Her research interests are in network coding, wireless networks, network security and privacy, and algorithms for networking.

Participation & Positions:

James L. Massey Research and Teaching Award for Young Scholars Selection Committee (Ex-officio, 2020)
Claude E. Shannon Award Selection Committee (Ex-officio, 01/01/20 until 12/31/21)
Publications Committee (Ex-officio, 01/01/20 until 12/31/22)
Membership Committee (Ex-Officio and Chair, 2020)
Schools Subcommittee (Ex-officio, 2020)
Board of Governors (Second Vice President, 2020)
Paper Awards Committee (Ex-Officio, 2020)
Information Theory Magazine Steering Committee (Chair, 02/10/19 until 12/31/20)
Thomas M. Cover Dissertation Award Committee (Chair, 01/29/19 until 12/31/20)
Fellows Evaluation Committee (Member, 01/01/19 until 12/31/21)
Information Theory Magazine Steering Committee (Member, 02/11/18 until 02/09/19)
Thomas M. Cover Dissertation Award Committee (Member, 01/01/18 until 12/31/20)
Board of Governors (Member, 01/01/17 until 12/31/19)
Distinguished Lecturers List (Lecturer, 01/01/12 until 12/31/13)
WITHITS Officers (Chair, 01/01/11 until 12/31/12)
Publications Committee (Associate Editor for Communication Networks, 10/01/09 until 09/30/12)
Student and Outreach Subcommittee (Member, 01/01/09 until 12/31/11)