(April 2018) Memorable Paper Award and a Runner-Up Recognition at NVMW 2018

We have received the inaugural Memorable Paper Award at the Non-Volatile Memories Workshop (NVMW) in the area of devices, coding, and information theory on March 13th, 2018, for our paper titled “A Three-Stage Approach for Designing Non-Binary Spatially-Coupled Codes for Flash Memories,” and authored by A. Hareedy, H. Esfahanizadeh, and L. Dolecek. Our other work titled “Order Optimal Permutation Codes in the Generalized Cayley Metric,” by S. Yang, C. Schoeny, and L. Dolecek was recognized as a runner-up in the same category.

UCLA press release is here. UCSD information on the award is here.