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Postdoc @ UC San Diego

Hsin-Po Wang

Postdoc @ UC San Diego (ECE)

How to pronounce my name?

Contact

Email = hsw001 at ucsd dot edu
Email += a dot simple dot people at g mail dot com
Social media = Instagram + Twitter + StackExchange

Research

Interests = information theory; coding theory; application of algebra and combinatorics.

For meta-comments of my works categorized by topics, see:

I have once computed, on a supercomputer, the Tutte–Whitney polynomials of Reed–Muller codes of length 64. This GitHub repository keeps the source codes, comments, and results.

First-Author Publications

Multilinear Algebra for Minimum Storage Regenerating Codes: A Generalization of Product-Matrix Construction is in Applicable Algebra in Engineering, Communication and Computing, 2021 October. (Not open access; author copy.)

Multilinear Algebra for Distributed Storage is in SIAM Journal on Applied Algebra and Geometry, 2021 September. (15-minute video presentation.)

Log-logarithmic Time Pruned Polar Coding is in IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, 2021 March.

Polar Codes’ Simplicity, Random Codes’ Durability is in IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, 2021 March. (Slides @ NTU and slides @ UIUC.)

Education & Positions

Postdoc in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Advisor = Alexander Vardy
Advisor += Ryan Gabrys
University of California San Diego
2021–

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National Center for Theoretical Sciences (國家理論科學研究中心)
2020 Winter

Ph.D in Mathematics
Advisor = Iwan Duursma
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
2016–2021

Bachelor of Science in Mathematics
National Taiwan University (國立臺灣大學)
2011–2015

Awards & Honors

Irving Reiner Memorial Award in Algebra
2021

Research Assistant Fellowship
2020 Spring

Teacher ranked as excellent by their students
2019 Fall & 2019 Spring & 2018 Spring

Book–Scroll Award (for top 5% GPA)
2015 Fall & 2014 Spring & 2013 Spring & 2012 Fall & 2012 Spring & 2011 Fall

蕭正堂紀念獎學金 (Prof. Cheng-Tang Hsiao Memorial Scholarship)
2014

胡達開先生紀念獎學金 (Prof. Ta-Kai Hu Memorial Scholarship)
2013

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2011 & 2009

Extracurricular

Teaching in a remote middle-school as an alternative to the mandatory military service.
2016

TikZ TeX Talk collects some of my ideas for (La)TeX and TikZ.

Vaseman is about drawing people that look like vases. (Data plan warning: scans of drawings!)

Oriclip is about binder clip sculptures. (Data plan warning: a lot of photos!)