Paul H. Siegel

Distinguished Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Endowed Chair, Center for Memory and Recording Research

Phone:   (858) 534-6210
Fax:         (858) 534-8059
Email:     psiegel@ucsd.edu
Office:   CMRR Room 305
Mailing Address:
Center for Memory and Recording Research
9500 Gilman Drive, Mail Code 0401
University of California, San Diego
La Jolla, CA 92093-0401

Research Scholars

Currently no research scholar

Research Scholar

Email: None
Office: CMRR Room None


Andrew Tan

Graduate Student Researcher

Andrew is a third year Ph.D. student in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at UCSD. He received his B.S. in Electical, Electronics, and Communications Engineering from UCLA in 2019. His research is in the area of coding theory for DNA-based storage.

Email: a2tan@ucsd.edu
Office: CMRR Room 204

Wenyu Peng

Graduate Student Researcher

Wenyu Peng received the BE degree in Software Engineering from Dalian University of Technology in 2019 and the MS in Computer Science from San Diego State University in 2021. He is currently a PhD student in the joint Ph.D. program in Engineering between San Diego State University and University of California, San Diego (UCSD). His research interests include non-volatile memories, storage systems, file systems.

Email: w6peng@ucsd.edu
Office: CMRR Room 203

Ziyuan Zhu

Graduate Student Researcher

He received the B.S. degree at Xi'an Jiaotong University in 2021 and the M.S. degree in ECE department at UCSD in 2023. He is currently a PhD student. His research interests include polar codes and machine learning.

Email: ziz050@ucsd.edu | Phone: 8589994659
Office: CMRR Room 205


Doctoral (Ph.D.) Graduates

Simeng Zheng, 2024
Machine Learning Techniques for Data Storage Systems: Modeling, Coding, and Detection

Karthik Nagarjuna Tunuguntla, 2022
Polar Codes for Data Storage and Communication Network Applications

Wei Wu, 2021
Polar Coding Techniques: Partial Order, Iterative Decoding, and Permuted Kernel

Yi Liu, 2020
Coding Techniques to Extend the Lifetime of Flash Memories

Pengfei Huang, 2018
Coding for Distributed Storage and Flash Memories

Bing Fan, 2017
Multihead Multitrack Detection for Next Generation Magnetic Recording Systems

Veeresh Taranalli, 2016
Error Characterization, Channel Modeling and Coding for Flash Memories

Aman Bhatia, 2014
Improved Coding Techniques for Digital Recording Systems

Minghai Qin, 2014
Constrained Codes and Signal Processing for Non-Volatile Memories

Brian K. Butler, 2013
Error Floors of LDPC Codes and Related Topics

Aravind R. Iyengar, 2012
Synchronization Error Channels & Windowed Decoding in Theory & Practice

Xiaojie Zhang, 2012
LDPC Codes – Structured Analysis and Decoding Techniques

Eitan Yaakobi, 2011
Coding for Flash Memories

Amir Hadi Djahanshahi, 2010
Optimizing and Decoding LDPC codes with Graph-Based Techniques

Seyhan Karakulak, 2010
From Channel modeling to Signal Processsing for Bit-Patterned Media Recording

Zheng (Jane) Wu, 2009
Channel Modeling, Signal Processing and Coding for Perpendicular Magnetic Recording

Junsheng Han, 2008
Code Representation and Performance of Graph-based Decoding

Mohammad Hossein Taghavi, 2008
Decoding Linear Codes via Optimization and Graph-Based Techniques

Sharon Aviran, 2006
Constrained Coding and Signal Processing for Data Storage Systems

Joseph Soriaga, 2005
On Near-Capacity Code Design for Partial Response Channels

Jiangxin Chen, 2005
Information Rates of Two-Dimensional Recording Channels

Yan Zhang, 2005
Link Adaptation Schemes for MIMO Wireless Systems

Brian M. Kurkoski, 2004
Algorithms and Schedules for Turbo Equalization

Mike Cheng, 2004
Algebraic Soft-Decision Decoding Techniques for High-Density Magnetic Recording

Jilei Hou, 2003
Capacity-Approaching Coding Schemes Based on Low-Density Parity-Check Codes

Henry Pfister, 2003
On the Capacity of Finite State Channels and the Analysis of Convolutional Accumulate-m Codes

Hugo Tullberg, 2002
Bit-Interleaving and Serial-Concatenation Techniques for Higher-Order Coded Modulation

Kai Tang, 2001
Coding and Interference Suppression for CDMA Systems on Fading Channels

Mats Öberg, 2000
Turbo Coding and Decoding for Signal Transmission and Recording Systems

Bruce Moision, 2000
Constrained Coding and Detection for Magnetic Recording Channels

M.S. Graduates

Scott Kayser | Vasu Kanekal | Magnus Berggren | Marcus Stalo | André des Rosiers | Lynn Greiner | Han Wang | Navya Sree Prem | Yang Qiu | Yishen Yeh |

Visiting Scholars

Hironori Uchikawa | Hans Goldbeck | Xinwen Wu | Jeong-Goo Kim | Hiroshi Kamabe | Panu Chaichanavong | Navin Kashyap | Moshe Schwartz | Erik Rosnes | Federica Garin | Zsigmond Nagy | Ori Shental | Toshio Ito | Marco Papaleo | Saeed Sharifi Tehrani | Ido Tal | Sarit Buzaglo | Osamu Torii | Andreas Lenz | Lingjun Kong | Yonglong Li | Naoaki Kokubun | Sangho Yun