IEEE JKW Student Paper Finalists

A Tighter Approximation Guarantee for Greedy Minimum Entropy Coupling

Spencer Compton (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MIT-IBM Watson AI Lab, USA)

Session J.1

Capacity of Noisy Permutation Channels

Jennifer Tang, Yury Polyanskiy (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA)

Session B.11

Exponents in smoothing the max-relative entropy and of randomness extraction against quantum side information

Yongsheng Yao, Ke Li (Harbin Institute of Technology), Masahito Hayashi (Southern University of Science and Technology, China)

Session F.10

Strong Data Processing Inequalities via Sums of Squares 

Oisin Faust, Hamza Fawzi (University of Cambridge, United Kingdom)

Session J.4

Byzantine Consensus Over Broadcast Channels

Neha Sangwan (Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, India), Varun Narayanan (Technion, Israel), Vinod M Prabhakaran (Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, India)

Session J.6

Lossy Compression with Universal Distortion

Adeel Mahmood, Aaron Wagner (Cornell University, USA)

Session D.4