Brian Michael Kurkoski Associate Professor
School of Information Science,Security and Networks Area
◆Degrees
B.S. California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California (1993), M.S. University of California San Diego (2000), Ph.D. University of California San Diego (2004)
◆Professional Experience
2007 - 2012 : Associate Professor University of Electro-Communications (UEC), Tokyo, Japan.
2006 - 2007 : Research Associate University of Electro-Communications (UEC), Tokyo, Japan.
2004 - 2006 : Postdoctoral Researcher University of Electro-Communications (UEC), Tokyo, Japan.
2000 - : Visiting Researcher Hitachi Central Research Laboratory
1999 - 2004 : Graduate Student Researcher University of California, San Diego (UCSD), Center for Magnetic Recording Research.
◆Research Keywords
Information Theory, Coding Theory, Coding for Data Storage

■Publications

◆Published Papers
Shaping Gain of Lattices Based on Convolutional Codes and Construction A
Fan Zhou, Brian M. Kurkoski
Proceedings of 2018 International Symposium on Information Theory and Its Applications, ISITA 2018, 183-187, 2019/03/08
Reliability-Based Parametric LDLC Decoding
Warangrat Wiriya, Brian M. Kurkoski
Proceedings of 2018 International Symposium on Information Theory and Its Applications, ISITA 2018, 188-192, 2019/03/08
An Efficient Strategy for Applying Compute-and-Forward to the MARC
Mohammad Nur Hasan, Brian M. Kurkoski
Proceedings of 2018 International Symposium on Information Theory and Its Applications, ISITA 2018, 149-153, 2019/03/08
Construction D′ Lattices from Quasi-Cyclic Low-Density Parity-Check Codes
Siyu Chen, Brian M. Kurkoski, Eirik Rosnes
International Symposium on Turbo Codes and Iterative Information Processing, ISTC, 2018-December, -, 2019/01/23
Data sharing among wireless client devices in cooperative manner with minimum transmissions.
Nyan Lin,Brian M. Kurkoski,Yasuo Tan,Yuto Lim
J. Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing, 10, 9, 3329-3338, 2019
◆Conference Activities & Talks
Shaping high-dimensional lattice codes using low-dimensional lattices (invited).
Brian M. Kurkoski
Presented at Nagoya Institute of Technology, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan, 2014/07/10
Low-density lattice-codes based on array codes
Brian M. Kurkoski
Information Theory and Applications Workshop, San Diego, California, USA, 2014/02/12
WOM Codes and Interference Channels
Brian M. Kurkoski
フラッシュメモリ符号化に関するワークショップ, 福井県あわら市, 2013/05/23
Jack Wolf, Information Theory and Teaching
Brian Kurkoski
電子通信情報学会 総合大会http://www.gakkai-web.net/gakkai/ieice/2013gpro/Settings/ab/at_03_004.html, 岐阜大学岐阜県, 2013/03/21
Write once memory codes and lattices for flash memories (invited)
Brian M. Kurkoski
Presentation at Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, 2012/09/19

■Teaching Experience

Information Theory

■Contributions to  Society

◆Academic Society Affiliations
Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers (IEICE), Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

■Academic  Awards

・ For service as an Editorial committee member of the English-language journal , the Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers (IEICE) , 2012/09/12