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Chih-Chun Wang *05

Chih-Chun Wang
ECE
Purdue University, School of ECE
West Lafayette, IN 47906, USA

Ph.D: Electrical Engineering, 2005

Thesis: Side information in bandit problems and low-density parity-check codes for non-symmetric channels

Advisor: Sanjeev Kulkarni, Vincent Poor

Biography

Chih-Chun Wang joined the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering in January 2006 as an Assistant Professor. He received the B.E. degree in E.E. from National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan in 1999, the M.S. degree in E.E., the Ph.D. degree in E.E. from Princeton University in 2002 and 2005, respectively. He worked in Comtrend Corporation, Taipei, Taiwan, as a design engineer during in 2000 and spent the summer of 2004 with Flarion Technologies, New Jersey. In 2005, he held a post-doc position in the Electrical Engineering Department of Princeton University. He received the National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award in 2009. His current research interests are in the graph-theoretic and algorithmic analysis of iterative decoding and of network coding. Other research interests of his fall in the general areas of optimal control, information theory, detection theory, coding theory, iterative decoding algorithms, and network coding