The CoDESS kickoff meeting was held on
Thursday, Sept. 19th.
We thank our industry visitors for attending and for making our first meeting a great success! Please read UCLA's press release here.
Slides for the talks are provided by the links below. Prof. Dolecek and Prof. Wesel's talks highlight CoDESS and the LORIS and CSL research labs. Prof. Divsalar's presentation was the headlining research talk, followed by a variety of student research presentations.
Prof. Lara Dolecek: welcoming remarks and overview of LORIS research
Prof. Rick Wesel overview of CSL research
Prof. Dariush Divsalar research talk: "Non-binary Protograph-based LDPC Codes for Storage Systems"
Kasra Vakilinia, PhD candidate, "Enhanced Precision Through Multiple Reads for LDPC Coding in Flash Memories"
Adam Williamson, PhD candidate, "
Behzad Amiri, PhD candidate, "Binary and Non-Binary LDPC Codes with Applications in Data Storage Systems"
Fred Sala, PhD candidate, "Dynamic Threshold Schemes for Multi-Level Non-Volatile Memories"
Yuta Toriyama, PhD candidate, "
Sudarsan Srinivasan Ranganathan, MS candidate, "Combining Modern Codes and Set-Partitioning for Multilevel Storage Systems"
Ryan Gabrys, PhD candidate, "Correcting Grain Errors in Magnetic Media"
Nicolas Bitouze, postdoctoral researcher, "File Synchronization from Insertions and Deletions"
Sean Huang, PhD candidate, "