Tu-AM1-SP2: Semi-Plenary Session 1B

Session Type: Lecture
Time: Tuesday, June 16, 09:50 - 11:10
Location: S221 (L2)
Session Chair: Alon Orlitsky, University of California, San Diego
Tu-AM1-SP2.1: Optimal Entropy Estimation on Large Alphabets via Best Polynomial Approximation
         Yihong Wu; University Of Illinois
         Pengkun Yang; University Of Illinois
Jack Keil Wolf Student Paper Award Finalist
Tu-AM1-SP2.2: On the Geometry of Convex Typical Sets
         Varun Jog; University of California, Berkeley
         Venkat Anantharam; University of California, Berkeley
Jack Keil Wolf Student Paper Award Finalist
Tu-AM1-SP2.3: Superposition Coding Is Almost Always Optimal for the Poisson Broadcast Channel
         Hyeji Kim; Stanford University
         Benjamin Nachman; Stanford University
         Abbas El Gamal; Stanford University
Tu-AM1-SP2.4: Maximum Likelihood Estimation of Information Measures
         Jiantao Jiao; Stanford University
         Kartik Venkat; Stanford University
         Yanjun Han; Tsinghua University
         Tsachy Weissman; Stanford University