Jack Keil Wolf Student Paper Award

List of Finalists


Multiplexing Zero-Error and Rare-Error Communications over a Noisy Channel with Feedback

Tibor Keresztfalvi (ETH Zurich, Switzerland), Amos Lapidoth (ETHZ, Switzerland)


The Exact Rate-Memory Tradeoff for Caching with Uncoded Prefetching

Qian Yu (University of Southern California, USA); Mohammad Ali Maddah-Ali (Bell Labs, Alcatel Lucent, USA); Salman Avestimehr (University of Southern California, USA)


Greedy-Merge Degrading has Optimal Power-Law

Assaf Kartowsky and Ido Tal (Technion, Israel)


A Generic Transformation for Optimal Repair Bandwidth and Rebuilding Access in MDS Codes

Jie Li (Southwest Jiaotong University, P.R. China); Xiaohu Tang (SWJTU, P.R. China); Chao Tian (University of Tennessee Knoxville, USA)


A High-SNR Normal Approximation for Single-Antenna Rayleigh Block-Fading Channels

Alejandro Lancho and Tobias Koch (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid & Gregorio Marañón Health Research Institute, Spain); Giuseppe Durisi (Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden)


A Tight Rate Bound and a Matching Construction for Locally Recoverable Codes with Sequential Recovery From Any Number of Multiple Erasures

Balaji Srinivasan Babu (IISc, India); Ganesh Kini (Indian Institute of Science, India); P Vijay Kumar (Indian Institute of Science & University of Southern California, India)


Feedback Capacity and Coding for the (0,k)-RLL Input-Constrained BEC

Ori Peled, Oron Sabag and Haim H Permuter (Ben-Gurion University, Israel)