XVI International Symposium "Problems of Redundancy in Information and Control Systems" is the conference that covers a wide area of aspects of information and communication systems.
Jun 21, 2019
The School of Electrical Engineering and Computing at the University of Newcastle, Australia is offering a full PhD scholarship in information theory and security to both domestic and international applicants.
Jun 21, 2019
Tribute to Elwyn Berlekamp, who passed away on April 9, 2019. Jim Omura writes about Elwyn's broad and substantial contributions to information theory, coding theory, and game theory
Jun 12, 2019
The Mathematical and Algorithmic Sciences Lab, Huawei Paris Research Center, located in Boulogne-Billancourt (Paris area), is looking for PhD candidates to work in the area at the frontier between information theory and statistics, with application to learning and prediction. Topics include: multiterminal statistical theory, multiterminal data compression and estimation.
Jun 9, 2019
Ph.D. opening at the University of Illinois at Chicago, supervised by Professor Natasha Devroye and Professor Wenjing Rao.
Jun 5, 2019
Postdoc position available at the Information and Communication Theory Lab (ICT Lab), Eindhoven University of Technology, in the area of information theory applied to the nonlinear optical fibre channel.
May 28, 2019
The IEEE Information Theory Society (ITSoc) invites nominations for the position of Executive Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Information Theory for an 18-month term, starting on January 1, 2020. It is expected that the Executive Editor (EE) will subsequently transition to Editor-in-Chief (EiC) on July 1, 2021, for an additional 18-month term, ending on December 31st, 2022.
May 24, 2019
Tribute to Robert J. McEliece, who passed away May 8, 2019. Dariush Divsalar and Mario Blaum write about Bob's broad and substantial contributions to information theory, coding theory and cryptography.
May 14, 2019
The workshop aims to diversify the engineering professoriate by bringing 50-60 senior PhD students and postdocs together for an intensive 3-day bootcamp on the faculty search process.
May 9, 2019
Announcing JSAIT's inaugural Senior Editors and Industrial Advisory Board Members, along with details on the website launch and first issue on Mathematical Foundations of ML.
Apr 26, 2019
There is vacancy for three PhD positions in information theory/coding theory at the Institute for Communications Engineering (Prof. Gerhard Kramer) starting on June 1, 2019. The positions are for a fixed period of 3 years as part of the BMBF-Project „Coding theory and coding methods for new communication models”. The project leader is Dr. Christian Deppe. The location is the Technical University of Munich, Theresienstr 90, 80333 Munich.
Apr 26, 2019
Call for Papers — Special Issue of IEEE Transactions on Information Theory Dedicated to the Memory of Vladimir I. Levenshtein
From Deletion Correction to Graph Reconstruction — This special issue of the IEEE Transactions on Information Theory is devoted to the memory of Vladimir I. Levenshtein who made seminal contributions to many fields of coding theory and combinatorics.
Apr 23, 2019
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