Registration



Registration ($120 for students) $240
Daily breakfasts, Wednesday lunch, Monday & Tuesday receptions, Friday farewell $45 per day
Sunday reception $25
Wednesday banquet cruise ($10 banquerrito for students) $80

Registration is for attendance only - talk presentations are by separate invitation.


Location



This year we will again return to the Catamaran Resort. You can book your room at the following rates. Garden view: $142, Ocean/bay view, studio: $154, Ocean/bay view, suite: $169. Parking in Catamaran lot available for $25/day.




Participants




Khaled Abdel-Ghaffar
UC Davis
 

Jayadev Acharya
Cornell University
 

Alireza Aghasi
Georgia State University
 

Tareq Al-Naffouri
KAUST
 

Mine Alsan
National University of Singapore
 

Anima Anandkumar
Caltech
 

Achilleas Anastasopoulos
University of Michigan
 

Jeffrey Andrews
University of Texas at Austin
 

Ramesh Annavajjala
Northeastern University
 

Ahmed Arafa
Princeton University
 

Salman Asif
UC Riverside
 

George Atia
University of Central Florida
 

Salman Avestimehr
University of Southern California
 

Ender Ayanoglu
UC Irvine
 

Eitan Bachmat
Ben-Gurion University
 

Eren Balevi
University of South Florida
 

John Baras
University of Maryland
 

Alexander Barg
University of Maryland
 

Dror Baron
North Carolina State University
 

Ahmad Beirami
MIT
 

Mikhail Belkin
Ohio State University
 

Toby Berger
University of Virginia
 

Randall Berry
Northwestern University
 

Aditya Bhaskara
University of Utah
 

Ezio Biglieri
Pompeu Fabra University, UC Los Angeles
 

Richard Blahut
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
 

Ian Blake
University of British Columbia
 

Matthieu Bloch
Georgia Institute of Technology
 

Vivek Borkar
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
 

Bella Bose
Oregon State University
 

Joseph J. Boutros
Texas A&M University at Qatar
 

Aleksandar Bradic
Supplyframe
 

Fredrik Brannstrom
Chalmers University of Technology
 

Guy Bresler
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
 

Andreas Burg
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne
 

Viveck Cadambe
Pennsylvania State University
 

Flavio Calmon
Harvard University
 

Shuming Cao
UC San Diego
 

Martina Cardone
University of Minnesota
 

Mike Casey
Now Publishers
 

Volkan Cevher
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne
 

Jhelum Chakravorty
McGill University
 

Jean-Francois Chamberland
Texas A&M University
 

Venkat Chandrasekaran
California Institute of Technology
 

Jun Chen
McMaster University
 

Junting Chen
University of Southern California
 

Yudong Chen
Cornell University
 

Yuxin Chen
Princeton University
 

Mahdi Cheraghchi
Imperial College London
 

A. Chockalingam
Indian Institute of Science
 

Junil Choi
Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH)
 

Keith Chugg
University of Southern California & TrellisWare Technologies
 

Daniel Costello
University of Notre Dame
 

Thomas Courtade
UC Berkeley
 

Lorenzo Coviello
Google
 

Gautam Dasarathy
Rice University
 

Lieven De Lathauwer
KU Leuven
 

Natasha Devroye
University of Illinois at Chicago
 

Ilias Diakonikolas
University of Southern California
 

Alex Dimakis
University of Texas at Austin
 

Dariush Divsalar
JPL/Caltech
 

Tolga M. Duman
Bilkent University
 

Michelle Effros
California Institute of Technology
 

Aly El Gamal
Purdue University
 

Salim El Rouayheb
Rutgers University
 

Yonina Eldar
Technion
 

Petros Elia
EURECOM
 

Charles Elkan
Amazon and UCSD
 

Tony Ephremides
University of Maryland
 

Elza Erkip
New York University
 

Emre Ertin
Ohio State University
 

Rasoul Etesami
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
 

Tuvi Etzion
Technion - Israel Institute of Technology
 

Farzad Farnoud
University of Virginia
 

Nadia Fawaz
LinkedIn
 

Meir Feder
Tel Aviv University
 

Soheil Feizi
Stanford University
 

Vitaly Feldman
Google Brain
 

Dave Forney
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
 

Massimo Franceschetti
UC San Diego
 

Ayalvadi Ganesh
University of Bristol
 

Shayan Garani
Indian Institute of Science
 

Michael Gastpar
EPFL
 

Costas Georghiades
Texas A&M University
 

Peter Gerstoft
UC San Diego
 

Javad Ghaderi
Columbia University
 

Georgios B. Giannakis
University of Minnesota
 

Jerry Gibson
UC Santa Barbara
 

Richard Gitlin
USF
 

Naveen Goela
Technicolor Research
 

Andrea Goldsmith
Stanford University
 

Nuria Gonzalez-Prelcic
University of Vigo
 

Alexandre Graell i Amat
Chalmers University of Technology
 

Vincent Gripon
IMT Atlantique
 

Warren Gross
McGill University
 

Martin Haardt
Ilmenau University of Technology
 

Martin Haenggi
University of Notre Dame
 

Al Hales
Center for Communications Research
 

Guangyue Han
University of Hong Kong
 

Stephen Hanly
Macquarie University
 

Hamed Hassani
University of Pennsylvania
 

Babak Hassibi
California Institute of Technology
 

Robert Heath
University of Texas at Austin
 

Chinmay Hegde
Iowa State University
 

Anoosheh Heidarzadeh
Texas A&M
 

Alfred Hero
University of Michigan
 

Bertrand Hochwald
University of Notre Dame
 

Michael Honig
Northwestern University
 

I-Hong Hou
Texas A&M University
 

Thang Huynh
UC San Diego
 

Stratis Ioannidis
Northeastern University
 

Syed Jafar
UC Irvine
 

Hamid Jafarkhani
UC Irvine
 

Sidharth Jaggi
Chinese University of Hong Kong
 

Prateek Jain
MSR India
 

Rahul Jain
University of Southern California
 

Shirin Jalali
Nokia - Bell Labs
 

Adel Javanmard
University of Southern California
 

Sang-Woon Jeon
Hanyang University
 

Mingyue Ji
University of Utah
 

Anxiao Jiang
Texas A&M University
 

Varun Jog
University of Wisconsin - Madison
 

Mihailo Jovanovic
University of Southern California
 

Hiroshi Kamabe
Gifu University
 

Sreeram Kannan
University of Washington
 

Amin Karbasi
Yale University
 

Mina Karzand
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
 

Shiva Kasiviswanathan
Amazon AWS AI
 

Vickie Kearn
Princeton University Press
 

Anatoly Khina
Caltech
 

Samir Khuller
University of Maryland
 

Kwang Soon Kim
Yonsei University
 

Kwang Taik Kim
Purdue University
 

SEONG LYUN KIM
YONSEI University
 

Negar Kiyavash
University of Illinois
 

Aldebaro Klautau
Federal University of Para, Brazil
 

Joerg Kliewer
New Jersey Institute of Technology
 

Yuval Kochman
Hebrew University
 

C. Emre Koksal
Ohio State University
 

Alexandra Kolla
University of Illinois
 

Victoria Kostina
California Institute of Technology
 

Oliver Kosut
Arizona State University
 

Ankur A. Kulkarni
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
 

Farshad Lahouti
California Institute of Technology
 

Lifeng Lai
University of California, Davis
 

Michael Langberg
State University of New York at Buffalo
 

Francois Leduc-Primeau
Ecole de Technologie Superieure
 

Howon Lee
Hankyong National University
 

Jason Lee
USC
 

Jungwoo Lee
Seoul National University
 

Namyoon Lee
POSTECH
 

Yong-Hwan Lee
Seoul National University
 

Michael Lentmaier
Lund University
 

Geert Leus
Delft University of Technology
 

Olivier Leveque
Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne
 

Marco Levorato
UC Irvine
 

Yingbin Liang
The Ohio State University
 

Shu Lin
UC Davis
 

Jia Liu
Iowa State University
 

Mingyan Liu
University of Michigan
 

Xin Liu
UC Davis
 

Zhaoqiang Liu
National University of Singapore
 

Hans-Andrea Loeliger
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich
 

David Love
Purdue University
 

Yue Lu
Harvard University
 

Junjie Ma
Columbia University
 

Upamanyu Madhow
UC Santa Barbara
 

Hessam Mahdavifar
University of Michigan Ann Arbor
 

Michael Mahoney
ICSI and Dept of Statistics, UC Berkeley
 

Arian Maleki
Columbia University
 

Akiko Manada
The University of Electro-Communications
 

Hassan Mansour
Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories
 

Ninoslav Marina
UIST
 

Antonio Marques
King Juan Carlos University
 

Rudolf Mathar
RWTH Aachen University
 

Christoph Mecklenbrauker
Vienna University of Technology
 

Muriel Medard
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
 

Sean Meyn
University of Florida
 

Nicolo Michelusi
Purdue University
 

David Mitchell
New Mexico State University
 

Urbashi Mitra
University of Southern California
 

Soheil Mohajer
University of Minnesota
 

Aryan Mokhtari
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
 

Marco Mondelli
Stanford University
 

Mehul Motani
National University of Singapore
 

Pierre Moulin
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
 

Ralf Muller
FAU Erlangen-Nuremberg
 

Parinaz Naghizadeh
Purdue University
 

Chandra Nair
Chinese University of Hong Kong
 

Prakash Narayan
University of Maryland
 

Krishna Narayanan
Texas A&M University
 

Ashutosh Nayyar
University of Southern California
 

Angelia Nedich
Arizona State University
 

Deanna Needell
UCLA
 

Behnam Neyshabur
Institute for Advanced Study
 

Urs Niesen
Qualcomm
 

Jong-Seon No
Seoul National University
 

Aria Nosratinia
University of Texas at Dallas
 

Tobias Oechtering
Royal Institute of Technology
 

Sewoong Oh
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
 

Mesrob Ohannessian
Toyota Technological Institute at Chicago
 

Or Ordentlich
Hebrew University Of Jerusalem
 

Alon Orlitsky
UCSD
 

Antonio Ortega
University of Southern California
 

Yi Ouyang
University of California, Berkeley
 

Omur Ozel
Carnegie Mellon University
 

Ayfer Ozgur
Stanford University
 

Dimitris Papailiopoulos
University of Wisconsin-Madison
 

Vagelis Papalexakis
UC Riverside
 

Ramtin Pedarsani
UC Santa Barbara
 

Yuval Peres
Microsoft Research, Redmond
 

Athina Petropulu
Rutgers University
 

Henry Pfister
Duke University
 

Sebastian Pokutta
Georgia Tech
 

Eric Price
UT Austin
 

John Proakis
UC San Diego
 

Giorgio Quer
UC San Diego
 

Luis Rademacher
University of California, Davis
 

Nazanin Rahnavard
UCF
 

Gireeja Ranade
UC Berkeley
 

Ramesh Rao
Qualcomm Institute/UCSD
 

Pradeep Ravikumar
Carnegie Mellon University
 

Saiprasad Ravishankar
University of Michigan
 

Netanel Raviv
Caltech
 

Meisam Razaviyayn
University of Southern California
 

Galen Reeves
Duke University
 

Phillip Regalia
National Science Foundation
 

Omer Reingold
Stanford University
 

Matt Reyes
independent consultant
 

Lev Reyzin
University of Illinois at Chicago
 

Tom Richardson
Qualcomm
 

Marc Riedel
University of Minnesota
 

Teemu Roos
University of Helsinki
 

Chris Rose
Brown
 

Eirik Rosnes
Simula@UiB
 

William Ryan
Zeta Associates
 

Rayan Saab
UC San Diego
 

Shirin Saeedi Bidokhti
UPenn
 

Amit Sahai
UC Los Angeles
 

Anant Sahai
UC Berkeley
 

Maziar Sanjabi
USC
 

Lalitha Sankar
Arizona State University
 

Narayana Prasad Santhanam
University of Hawaii at Manoa
 

Anand Sarwate
Rutgers University
 

Anna Scaglione
Arizona State University
 

Rafael Schaefer
Technische Universität Berlin
 

Christian Schlegel
Dalhousie University
 

Phil Schniter
Ohio State
 

Hulya Seferoglu
University of Illinois at Chicago
 

Santiago Segarra
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
 

Shahin Shahrampour
Harvard University
 

Srinivas Shakkottai
Texas A&M University
 

Shlomo Shamai
Technion � Israel Institute of Technology
 

Ohad Shamir
Weizmann Institute of Science
 

Karthikeyan Shanmugam
IBM Research, T.J Watson Center
 

Vinod Sharma
Indian Institute of Science
 

James Sharpnack
UC Davis
 

Cong Shen
University of Science and Technology of China
 

Ori Shental
Bell Labs
 

Alexander Sherstov
UC Los Angeles
 

Byonghyo Shim
Seoul National University
 

Won-Yong Shin
Dankook University
 

Farhad Shirani
New York University
 

Anshumali Shrivastava
Rice University
 

Dirk Slock
EURECOM
 

Stefano Soatto
UC Los Angeles
 

Emina Soljanin
Rutgers
 

Ilya Soloveychik
Harvard University
 

Mahdi Soltanolkotabi
USC
 

Hong-Yeop Song
Yonsei University
 

Predrag Spasojevic
Rutgers University
 

Alex Sprintson
Texas A&M University
 

Nathan Srebro
Toyota Technological Institute at Chicago
 

Christoph Studer
Cornell University
 

Changho Suh
KAIST
 

Yin Sun
Auburn University
 

John Tadrous
Gonzaga University
 

Ali Tajer
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
 

Ido Tal
Technion - Israel Institute of Technology
 

Luca Tallini
University of Teramo
 

Ulrich Tamm
University of Applied Sciences Bielefeld
 

Vincent Tan
National University of Singapore
 

Tatiana Tatarenko
Arizona State University
 

Patrick Thiran
Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne
 

Behrouz Touri
UCSD
 

Ari Trachtenberg
Boston University
 

Peter Trifonov
Saint-Petersburg Polytechnic University
 

Dmitry Trukhachev
Dalhousie University
 

David Tse
Stanford University
 

Antonia Maria Tulino
Bell Labs, and Universita' degli Studi di Napoli, Federico II
 

Ertem Tuncel
UC Riverside
 

Daniela Tuninetti - UIC
University of Illinois at Chicago
 

Himanshu Tyagi
Indian Institute of Science
 

Caroline Uhler
MIT
 

Sennur Ulukus
University of Maryland
 

Ruediger Urbanke
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne
 

Reinaldo Valenzuela
Bell Labs
 

Gregory Valiant
Stanford University
 

Alexander Vardy
UC San Diego
 

Lav Varshney
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
 

Marcos Vasconcelos
University of Southern California
 

Bane Vasic
University of Arizona
 

Namrata Vaswani
Iowa State University
 

Venu Veeravalli
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
 

Greg Ver Steeg
University of Southern California
 

Sriram Vishwanath
University of Texas at Austin
 

Pramod Viswanath
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
 

Aditya Viswanathan
University of Michigan - Dearborn
 

Emanuele Viterbo
Monash University
 

Vince Vu
Ohio State University
 

Marc Vuffray
Los Alamos National Laboratory
 

Aaron Wagner
Cornell University
 

Philipp Walk
Caltech
 

I-Hsiang Wang
National Taiwan University
 

Lele Wang
Stanford University
 

Weina Wang
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
 

Steven Weber
Drexel University
 

Nir Weinberger
Tel Aviv University
 

Omri Weinstein
Columbia University
 

Richard Wesel
UC Los Angeles
 

Andre Wibisono
UW Madison
 

Michele Wigger
Telecom ParisTech
 

Rebecca Willett
University of Wisconsin-Madison
 

Sarah Kate Wilson
Santa Clara University
 

Gregory Wornell
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
 

Jun Wu
Tongji University
 

Yihong Wu
Yale University
 

Yu Xiang
Harvard University
 

Qiaomin Xie
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
 

Yao Xie
Georgia Institute of Technology
 

Jiaming Xu
PURDUE UNIVERSITY
 

Weiyu Xu
University of Iowa
 

Eitan Yaakobi
Technion - Israel Institute of Technology
 

Osman Yagan
Carnegie Mellon University
 

Jing Yang
Penn State University
 

Kyeongcheol Yang
Pohang University of Science and Technology
 

Roy Yates
Rutgers University
 

Edmund Yeh
Northeastern University
 

Aylin Yener
Pennsylvania State University
 

Raymond Yeung
Chinese University of Hong Kong
 

Lei Ying
Arizona State University
 

Wei Yu
University of Toronto
 

Teng Zhang
University of Central Florida
 

Xinmiao Zhang
Ohio State University
 

Yue Zhao
Stony Brook University
 

Hongchao Zhou
Shandong University
 

Michele Zorzi
University of Padova
 

Participants without pictures




Pedro Forero
SPAWAR Systems Center Pacific
 

Suriya Gunasekar
Toyota Technological Institute at Chicago
 

Mohammad Samavat
UCSD, ECE, BENG, Salk Institute
 

Vinod Vaikuntanathan
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
 

Carol Wang
National University of Singapore
 

BIKE XIE
Self
 

Students




Ahmad AlAmmouri
UT Austin
 

Ramy Ali
Penn State University
 

Mohamed Attia
University of Arizona
 

Pratik Chaudhari
UCLA
 

Mehran Elyasi
University of Minnesota
 

Ye Fangwei
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
 

Nicholas Genise
UCSD
 

Tao Guo
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
 

Yi Hao
CTS, ECE, UCSD
 

Gauri Joshi
Carnegie Mellon University
 

Rebal Jurdi
University of Texas at Austin
 

Jaewon Kim
Seoul National University
 

SANGTAE KIM
Seoul National University
 

Mandar Kulkarni
University of Texas at Austin
 

Heeyoul Kwak
Seoul national university
 

Yongwoo Lee
Seoul national university
 

Xingguo Li
University of Minnesota
 

Raviteja Patchava
Monash University
 

Sankeerth Rao
PhD Student ECE
 

Vaishakh Ravindrakumar
UC San Diego
 

Peida Tian
California Institute of Technology
 

Nicholas Woolsey
University of Utah
 

Heecheol Yang
Seoul National University
 

Pengkun Yang
UIUC
 

Yi Zhou
The Ohio State University
 

Students without pictures




Wei-Ting Chang
University of Arizona
 

Fatemeh Hosseinigoki
Arizona State University
 

Seunghwan Lee
Seoul National University
 

Xin Xiao
University of Arizona