Song-Nam Hong

Ph.D. Candidate

Communication Sciences Institute
Department of Electrical Engineering
University of Southern California
Email: songnamh_at_usc_dot_edu

515 EEB, 3740 McClintock Ave.
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA 90089-2565

I am a fifth year Ph.D. student in the Electrical Engineering Department at University of Southern California.
My advisor is Professor Giuseppe Caire.

Research Interest

Publications

Journals

 

[J1]. On the Performance of Dense Wireless Networks: No Linear Scaling in Practice

S. Hong and G. Caire

[arXiv]

Submitted to IEEE Transactions on Information Theory

[J2]. Full-Duplex Relaying with Half-Duplex Relays

S. Hong and G. Caire

[arXiv]

Submitted to IEEE Transactions on Information Theory

[J3]. Structured Lattice Codes for Some Two-User Gaussian Networks with Cognition, Coordination and Two Hops

S. Hong and G. Caire

[arXiv]

Submitted to IEEE Transactions on Information Theory

[J4]. A Joint Coding and Stochastic Data Transmission for Uplink Cloud Radio Access Networks,"

             S. Hong and J. Kim

             To appear in IEEE Communications Letters, sep. 2014.

[J5]. On Interference Networks over Finite Fields

S. Hong and G. Caire

IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, vol. 60, pp. 4902-4921, Aug. 2014

[J6]. A Low-Complexity Algorithm for Neighbor Discovery in Wireless Networks

             S. Hong and J. Kim

             IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 18, pp. 1119-1122, Jul. 2014.

[J7]. Compute-and-Forward Strategy for Cooperative Distributed Antenna Systems

S. Hong and G. Caire

IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, vol. 59, pp. 5227-5243, Sep. 2013

[J8]. Two Birds and One Stone: Gaussian Interference Channel with a Shared Out-of-Band Relay

R. Peyman, S. Hong, L. Zhou, W. Yu and G. Caire

IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, vol. 59, pp. 4192-4212, Jul. 2013

[J9]. Design of Rate-Compatible RA-Type Low-Density Parity-Check Codes Using Splitting

H.-G. Joo, S. Hong, and D.-J. Shin

IEEE Transactions on Communications, Dec. 2009

[J10]. Quasi-Cyclic Low-Density Parity-Check Codes For Space-Time Bit-Interleaved Coded Modulation

S. Hong, S. Kim, D.-J. Shin and I. Lee

IEEE Communications Letters, Oct. 2008

[J11]. Sequential Message-Passing Decoding of LDPC Codes by Partitioning Check Nodes

S. Kim, M.-H. Jang, J.-S. No, S.-N. Hong and D.-J. Shin

IEEE Transactions on Communications, Jul. 2008

Conferences (Selected)

 

[C1]. Demystifying the Scaling Laws of Dense Wireless Networks: No Linear Scaling in Practice

S. Hong and G. Caire

IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory 2014

 

[C2]. Two-Unicast Two-Hop Interference Network: Finite-Field Model

S. Hong and G. Caire

IEEE Information Theory Workshop 2013

[Slide]

[C3]. Generalized Degrees of Freedom for Network-Coded Cognitive Interference Channel

S. Hong and G. Caire

IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory 2013

[Slide]

[C4]. Structured Lattice Codes for 2\times2\times2 MIMO Interference Channel

S. Hong and G. Caire

IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory 2013 (Student Travel Grant)

[Slide]

[C5]. Antenna and User Selection for a Cloud Base Station with (Reverse) Compute-and-Forward

S. Hong and G. Caire

IEEE Globecom '12 Workshops (on "Cloud Base-Station and Large-Scale Cooperative Communications")

[Slide]

[C6]. Reverse Compute and Forward: A Low-Complexity Architecture of Downlink Distributed Antenna System

S. Hong and G. Caire

IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory 2012 (Student Travel Grant)

[Slide]

[C7]. Quantized Compute and Forward: A Low-Complexity Architecture of Distributed Antenna System

S. Hong and G. Caire

IEEE Information Theory Workshop 2011 (Invited Paper)

[Slide]

[C8]. Optimal Puncturing of Block-Type LDPC Codes and Their Fast Convergence Decoding

S. Hong, H.-G. Joo and D.-J. Shin

IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory 2006

[C9]. Design of Irregular Concatenated Zigzag Codes

S. Hong and D.-J. Shin

IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory 2005

[C10]. Optimal Rate-Compatible Punctured Concatenated Zigzag Codes

S. Hong and D.-J. Shin

IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory 2005

Misc/Notes

 

Asymptotic Analysis of Compressed Sensing using Replica Method

S. Hong

Course Project for Computation and Physics (CSCI599)

[Report]

Neighbor Discovery for Wireless Networks using Compressed Sensing

S. Hong

Course Project for Sparse Approximation (EE599)

[Report]

Graduate Coursework @ USC

Personal Activity

Software Skills