Cover's Open Problem: "The Capacity of the Relay Channel’’

Date(s):

Location:
Atkinson Hall, Room 4004, Jacobs School of Engineering, 9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, San Diego, California 92093

Sponsored By:
Professor Tara Javidi

Speaker(s):
Ayfer Ozgur, Ph.D.
Stanford University
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Speaker Bio:
Ayfer Ozgur received her B.Sc. degrees in electrical engineering and physics from Middle East Technical University, Turkey, in 2001 and the M.Sc. degree in communications from the same university in 2004. From 2001 to 2004, she worked as hardware engineer for the Defense Industries Development Institute in Turkey. She received her Ph.D. degree in 2009 from the Information Processing Group at EPFL, Switzerland. In 2010 and 2011, she was a post-doctoral scholar with the Algorithmic Research in Network Information Group at EPFL. She is currently an Assistant Professor in the Electrical Engineering Department at Stanford University. Her research interests include network communications, wireless systems, and information and coding theory. Dr. Ozgur received the EPFL Best Ph.D. Thesis Award in 2010 and a NSF CAREER award in 2013.

Contact:
Julie Moritz (jmoritz@eng.ucsd.edu)