### DIMACS Workshop on Algebraic Coding Theory and Information Theory

#### December 15 - 18, 2003

DIMACS Center, Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ

**Organizers:**
**Alexei Ashikhmin**, Bell-Labs, aea@research.bell-labs.com
**Alexander Barg**, DIMACS, abarg@ieee.org
**Iwan Duursma**, University of Illinois, duursma@math.uiuc.edu

Presented under the auspices of the
Special Focus on Computational Information Theory and Coding.

#### Papers and Slides:

** Alexei Ashikhmin**, Bell Labs

General Properties of Optimal Decoding: EXIT function
characterization of MAP decoding

** Jean-Claude Belfiore**, ENST, Paris

Non-Coherent Space-Time Codes

** Sergiy Butenko**, Texas A&M University

Computing Largest Correcting Codes and their Estimates Using Optimization on Specially Constructed Graphs

** Aaron Cohen**, Brown University

Entropy Amplification by Aperiodic Noise and Applications on Side Information Problems

** G. David Forney**, MIT

Minimal-span Bases, Linear System Theory,
and the Invariant Factor Theorem

** Babak Hassibi**, California Institute of Technology

Random Matrices, Integrals and Space-time Systems

** Hyun Kwang Kim**, Pohang University, Korea

A Classification of Posets Admitting MacWilliams Identity

** Gerhard Kramer**, Bell Labs, Lucent Technologies

On Networks of Two-Way Channels

** P. V. Kumar**, USC

Rate-diversity tradeoffs of space-time codes and optimal constructions

** Simon Litsyn**, Tel Aviv University

On the PAPR problem

** Prakash Narayan**, University of Maryland

Secrecy Capacities and Multiterminal Source Coding

** Alon Orlitsky**, UCSD

Compression and Estimation Over Large Alphabets

** Reginaldo Palazzo**, University of Campinas, Brazil

A New Mathematical Approach for the Design

of Digital Communications Systems

**Gil Shamir**, University of Utah

Applications of Random Coding and Algebraic Coding Theories

to Universal Lossless Source Coding Performance Bounds

**Neil J. A. Sloane**, AT&T Shannon Labs

Nonintersecting subspaces based on finite alphabets

with applications to noncoherent multi-antenna systems

** Pascal Vontobel**, University of Illinois

Graph Covers and Iterative Decoding of Finite-Length Codes

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