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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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The University of Arizona
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Department of Mathematics
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Shrinivas Kudekar Thomas J. Richardson Rüdiger Urbanke, "Threshold Saturation via Spatial Coupling: Why Convolutional LDPC Ensembles Perform So Well over the BEC".  Feb 2011

Convolutional low-density parity-check (LDPC) ensembles, introduced by Felström and Zigangirov, have excellent thresholds and these thresholds are rapidly increasing functions of the average ...

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March 2014

President’s Column; From the Editor; 2014 IEEE Medals and Recognitions Recipients and Citations; Professor A.J. Paulraj Wins the 2014 Marconi Prize; The Historian’s Column; Distance-Divergence Inequalities; 2014 Elevated Fellows; 2014 IT Society’s Newly Elected IEEE Fellows; Two Meetings on Green Data Storage at DIMACS; Golomb’s Puzzle Column: Elementary Arithmetic; Golomb’s Puzzle Column: Rep-Tile Sets Solutions; Call for Nominations; Call for Papers; Call for Workshops; Call for Participation; Conference Calendar

Latest Paper Awards

Information Theory Society Paper Award
Communications Society & Information Theory Society Joint Paper Award
Communications Society & Information Theory Society Joint Paper Award