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Journal Papers

  1. A. Balatsoukas-Stimming and A. P. Liavas, "Design of LDPC codes for the unequal power two-user Gaussian multiple access channel," IEEE Wireless Communications Letters, May 2018 [paper, code] (accepted)
  2. R. Ghanaatian, A. Balatsoukas-Stimming, C. Müller, M. Meidlinger, G. Matz, A. Teman, and A. Burg, "A 588 Gbps LDPC decoder based on finite-alphabet message passing," IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration Systems, Feb. 2018 [paper]
  3. A. Balatsoukas-Stimming and A. Burg, "Faulty successive cancellation decoding of polar codes for the binary erasure channel," IEEE Transactions on Communications, Nov. 2017 [paper]
  4. P. Giard, A. Balatsoukas-Stimming, T. Müller, A. Bonetti, C. Thibeault, W. Gross, P. Flatresse, and A. Burg, "PolarBear: A 28 nm FD-SOI ASIC for decoding of polar codes," IEEE Journal on Emerging and Selected Topics in Circuits and Systems (Special Issue on Advanced Baseband Processing Circuits and Systems for 5G Communications), Sep. 2017 [paper]
  5. P. Giard, A. Balatsoukas-Stimming, G. Sarkis, C. Thibeault, and W. J. Gross, "Low-complexity polar decoders for low-rate codes," Springer Journal of Signal Processing Systems, Aug. 2016 [paper]
  6. A. Balatsoukas-Stimming, A. C. M. Austin, P. Belanovic, and A. Burg, "Baseband and RF hardware impairments in full-duplex wireless systems: Experimental characterisation and suppression," EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking (Special Issue on Experimental Evaluation in Wireless Communications), May 2015 [paper]
  7. A. Balatsoukas-Stimming, M. Bastani Parizi, and A. Burg, "LLR-based metric calculation for list successive cancellation decoding of polar codes," IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, Mar. 2015 [paper]
  8. A. Balatsoukas-Stimming, A. J. Raymond, W. J. Gross, and A. Burg, "Hardware architecture for list successive cancellation decoding of polar codes," IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems II: Express Briefs, Aug. 2014 [paper]
  9. A. Balatsoukas-Stimming and A. Burg, "Density evolution for min-sum decoding of LDPC codes under unreliable message storage," IEEE Communications Letters, May 2014 [paper]

Conference Papers

  1. A. Balatsoukas-Stimming, "Non-linear digital self-interference cancellation for in-band full-duplex radios using neural networks," in IEEE International Workshop on Signal Processing Advances in Wireless Communications (SPAWC), Jun. 2018 [paper] (accepted)
  2. A. Balatsoukas-Stimming, T. Podzorny, and J. Uythoven, "Polar coding for the large hadron collider: Challenges in code concatenation," in Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, Nov. 2017 [paper, poster]
  3. O. Afisiadis, A. C. M. Austin, A. Balatsoukas-Stimming, and A. Burg, "Analysis of full-duplex wireless links with asymmetric capacity requirements," in Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, Nov. 2017 [paper, poster]
  4. F. Sheikh, M. Rahman, D. Yoon, A. Balatsoukas-Stimming, O. Andersson, D. Dasalukunte, A. Sharma, and A. Chun, "Adaptive and multi-mode baseband systems for next generation wireless communication," in Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, Nov. 2017 paper
  5. P. Giard, A. Balatsoukas-Stimming, and A. Burg, "Blind detection of polar codes," in IEEE International Workshop on Signal Processing Systems (SiPS), Oct. 2017 [paper, slides]
  6. A. Balatsoukas-Stimming, P. Giard, and A. Burg, "Comparison of polar decoders with existing LDPC and Turbo decoders," in IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), Mar. 2017 [paper, slides]
  7. P. Giard, A. Balatsoukas-Stimming, T. C. Müller, A. Burg, C. Thibeault, and W. Gross, "A multi-Gbps unrolled hardware list decoder," in Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, Nov. 2016 [paper]
  8. A. C. M. Austin, A. Balatsoukas-Stimming, and A. Burg, "Digital predistortion of power amplifier non-linearities for full-duplex transceivers," in IEEE International workshop on Signal Processing advances in Wireless Communications (SPAWC), Jul. 2016 [paper, poster]
  9. F. Sheikh, A. Balatsoukas-Stimming, and C.-H. Chen, "High-throughput lattice reduction for large-scale MIMO systems based on Seysen's algorithm," in IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), May 2016 [paper]
  10. O. Afisiadis, A. C. M. Austin, A. Balatsoukas-Stimming, and A. Burg, "Sliding window spectrum sensing for full-duplex cognitive radios with low access-latency," in IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference, May 2016 [paper, slides]
  11. S. A. Hashemi, A. Balatsoukas-Stimming, P. Giard, C. Thibeault, and W. J. Gross, "Partitioned successive-cancellation list decoding of polar codes," in IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), Mar. 2016 [paper]
  12. P. Giard, G. Sarkis, A. Balatsoukas-Stimming, Y. Fan, C.-Y. Tsui, A. Burg, C. Thibeault, and W. J. Gross, "Hardware decoders for polar codes: An overview," in IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), May 2016 [paper, slides]
  13. J. Wüthrich, A. Balatsoukas-Stimming, and A. Burg, "An FPGA-based accelerator for rapid simulation of SC decoding of polar codes," in IEEE International Conference on Electronics, Circuits, and Systems (ICECS), Dec. 2015 (best paper award, 2nd prize) [paper, poster]
  14. M. Meidlinger, A. Balatsoukas-Stimming, A. Burg, and G. Matz, "Quantized message passing for LDPC codes," in Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, May 2015 [paper, poster]
  15. J. Mu, A. Vosoughi, J. Andrade, A. Balatsoukas-Stimming, G. Karakonstantis, A. Burg, G. Falcao, V. Silva, and J. R. Cavallaro, "The impact of faulty memory bit cells on the decoding of spatially-coupled LDPC codes," in Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, Nov. 2015
  16. A. Balatsoukas-Stimming, M. Meidlinger, R. Ghanaatian, G. Matz, and A. Burg, "A fully-unrolled LDPC decoder based on quantized message passing," in IEEE International Workshop on Signal Processing Systems (SiPS), Oct. 2015 [paper, slides]
  17. A. Balatsoukas-Stimming, M. Bastani Parizi, and A. Burg, "On metric sorting for list successive cancellation decoding of polar codes," in IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), May 2015 [paper, slides]
  18. O. Afisiadis, A. Balatsoukas-Stimming, and A. Burg, "A low-complexity improved successive cancellation decoder for polar codes," Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, Nov. 2014 [paper, slides]
  19. A. Balatsoukas-Stiming and A. Burg, "Faulty successive cancellation decoding of polar codes for the binary erasure channel," IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory and Applications, Oct. 2014 [paper, slides]
  20. . Balatsoukas-Stimming, G. Karakonstantis, and A. Burg, "Enabling complexity-performance trade-offs for successive cancellation decoding of polar codes," IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory, June 2014 [paper, slides]
  21. K. Alexandris, A. Balatsoukas-Stimming, and A. Burg, "Measurement-based characterization of residual self-interference on a full-duplex MIMO testbed," IEEE Sensor Array and Multichannel Signal Processing Workshop, June 2014 [paper, poster]
  22. A. Balatsoukas-Stimming, M. Bastani Parizi, and Andreas Burg, "LLR-based successive cancellation list decoding of polar codes," IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing, May 2014 [paper, slides]
  23. A. Balatsoukas-Stimming, P. Belanovic, K. Alexandris, and A. Burg, "On self-interference suppression methods for low-complexity full-duplex MIMO," Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, Nov. 2013 [paper, slides]
  24. A. Balatsoukas-Stimming, N. Preyss, A. Cevrero, A. Burg, C. Studer, "A parallelized layered QC-LDPC decoder for IEEE 802.11ad," IEEE New Circuits and Systems Conference, June 2013 [paper, poster]
  25. A. Balatsoukas-Stimming and A. Dollas, "FPGA-based design and implementation of a multi-Gbps LDPC decoder," International Conference on Field Programmable Logic and Applications, Aug. 2012 [paper, slides]

Invited Talks

  1. "Communications hardware in the post-happy-scaling era," Technical University of Crete, Chania, Greece, May 16, 2018 [slides]
  2. "Communications hardware meets information theory and machine learning," IMT Atlantique, Brest, France, Mar. 21, 2018 [slides]
  3. "Communications hardware meets information theory and machine learning," Mathematical and Algorithmic Sciences Lab, Huawei Technologies, Paris, France, Mar. 20 2018 [slides]
  4. "Full-duplex communications: Self-interference cancellation and beyond point-to-point applications," University of California, Irvine, Feb. 16, 2018 [slides]
  5. "Full-duplex communications: Self-interference cancellation and beyond point-to-point applications," Qualcomm, San Diego, Feb. 14, 2018 [slides]
  6. "Communications hardware meets information theory and machine learning," ITA Workshop Graduation Day Event, Feb. 14, 2018 [slides]
  7. "Polar decoding on faulty hardware," Swisscom Innovation, Bern, Switzerland, Sep. 20, 2016 [slides]
  8. "Complexity and energy efficiency of LDPC decoders and an initial comparison to polar codes," Workshop on energy-efficiency in error-correction coding, Télécom ParisTech, Paris, France, Jun. 8, 2016
  9. "Faulty successive cancellation decoding of polar codes for the binary erasure channel," McGill University, Montréal, Canada, May 26, 2016 [slides]
  10. "From coding theory to coding practice: Hardware implementation of polar decoders and Terabit/s LDPC decoders," in Information Theory and Applications (ITA) Workshop Graduation Day, Feb. 3, 2016
  11. "LDPC codes," Invited tutorial talk at Intracom Telecom, Athens, Greece, Dec. 16, 2011 [slides]

Demos

  1. A. C. M. Austin, O. Afisiadis, A. Balatsoukas-Stimming, and A. Burg, "Concurrent spectrum sensing and transmission for cognitive radio using self-interference cancellation," in ACM International Symposium on Mobile Ad Hoc Networking and Computing (MobiHOC), Jun. 2015
  2. P. Belanovic, A. Balatsoukas-Stimming, and A. Burg, "A multipurpose testbed for full-duplex wireless communications," in IEEE International Conference on Electronics, Circuits, and Systems (ICECS), Dec. 2013 (best paper award, 2nd prize)