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We study problems that arise in information processing, transmission and storage, using tools from information theory, coding theory, and distributed systems theory. Here is a list of ongoing and completed projects. For a list of publications, click

  1. Robust and Communication-Efficient Machine Learning
  2. Fast and reliable consistent key-value stores
  3. Multiple Unicast Network and Index Coding.
  4. Erasure Codes for Cloud-Based Distributed Storage
  5. Wireless Interference Management Via Interference Alignment

See this and this for an ISIT 2017 tutorial slides on 1. and 2. above

My research group consists of the following members:

  • Ramy Ali (Ph.D. Student)
  • Mohammad T. Hussein (Ph.D. Student)
  • Farzin Haddadpour (Ph.D. Student)
  • Bidhan Mohanty (Masters Student)
  • Akshay Krishna (Undergraduate Student)
  • Osman Ali (Undergraduate Student)


  • Shihang Lyu (Master's Thesis Student, 2017-18)
  • Chetan Sharma (Master's Thesis Student 2017-18, co-advised with Dr. Bhuvan Urgaonkar)