Serge Kas Hanna

Portrait of Serge Kas Hanna 

PhD Candidate
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Rutgers University
CoRE 733
Piscataway Township, NJ 08854

Email: serge.k.hanna@rutgers.edu

Short Bio

  • Visited Technical University of Berlin as a researcher during summer 2018.

  • PhD candidate at the Electrical and Computer Engineering department of Rutgers University.

  • Visited Aalto University in Finland as a researcher during summer 2016.

  • Former PhD candidate at the ECE department of Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT).

  • Working at the CSI lab with Dr. Salim El Rouayheb.

  • Received my master's degree in Information and Communication Engineering from the Lebanese University - Doctoral School in 2015.

  • Received my engineering diploma in Telecommunication and Computer Engineering from the Lebanese University Faculty of Engineering.

Research Interests

Primary Interests

  • Coding For File Synchronization

  • Error Control Coding

  • Information Theory

Secondary Interests

  • Distributed Machine Learning

  • Information-Theoretic Privacy

Publications

Preprints

  1. S. Kas Hanna and S. El Rouayheb, Codes for Correcting Localized Deletions, submitted to IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, April 2019.

  2. S. Kas Hanna and S. El Rouayheb, List Decoding of Deletions Using Guess & Check Codes, 2018.

Journals

  1. S. Kas Hanna and S. El Rouayheb, Guess & Check Codes for Deletions, Insertions, and Synchronization, IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, Vol. 65, No. 1, January 2019.

  2. M. Khoder, S. Kas Hanna, J. Khoder and R. Younes, Multi-Criteria Classification Method for Dimensionality Reduction Adapted to Hyperspectral Images, Journal of Applied Remote Sensing (JARS) 11(2), 025001, April 2017.

Conferences

  1. S. Kas Hanna and S. El Rouayheb, List Decoding of Deletions Using Guess & Check Codes, accepted in IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), Paris, July 2019.

  2. S. Kas Hanna and S. El Rouayheb, Correcting Bursty and Localized Deletions Using Guess & Check Codes, 55th Annual Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing, September 2017.

  3. S. Kas Hanna and S. El Rouayheb, Guess & Check Codes for Deletions and Synchronization, IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), Aachen, June 2017.

Talks

  • “Guess & Check Codes for Deletions, Insertions, and Synchronization”, Signal and Information Processing (SIP) Seminar, 2018. (Slides)

  • “Correcting Bursty and Localized Deletions Using Guess & Check Codes”, 55th Annual Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing, 2017. (Slides)

  • “Guess & Check Codes for Deletions and Synchronization”, IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), Aachen, 2017. (Slides)

Posters