## Publications## Pre-prints**Towards an Algebraic Network Information Theory: Simultaneous Joint Typicality Decoding** S. H. Lim, C. Feng, A. Pastore, B. Nazer, and M. Gastpar Submitted to the*IEEE Transactions on Information Theory*, under revision. [arXiv]
**Information-Distilling Quantizers** A. Bhatt, B. Nazer, O. Ordentlich, and Y. Polyanskiy Submitted to the*IEEE Transactions on Information Theory*, under revision. [arXiv]
**The Approximate Capacity Region of the Phase-Fading, Very Strong, K-User Gaussian Interference Channel** M. Farag and B. Nazer Submitted to the*IEEE Transactions on Information Theory*, under revision. [Local PDF]
## Book Chapters**Characterizing the Performance of Wireless Communication Architectures via Basic Diophantine Approximation Bounds** O. Ordentlich and B. Nazer Interactions between Number Theory and Wireless Communication, Springer, forthcoming.
**Compute–Forward Strategies for Next-Generation Wireless Systems** S. H. Lim, B. Nazer, and M. Gastpar Information-Theoretic Perspectives on 5G Systems and Beyond, Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, forthcoming.
**Gaussian Networks** B. Nazer and R. Zamir
*Lattice Coding for Signals and Networks*, Cambridge University Press. [Amazon Link]
## Journal Papers**Integer-Forcing Architectures for Uplink Cloud Radio Access Networks** I. El Bakoury and B. Nazer
*IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications*, to appear.
**A Joint Typicality Approach to Compute–Forward** S. H. Lim, C. Feng, A. Pastore, B. Nazer, and M. Gastpar
*IEEE Transactions on Information Theory*, vol. 64, no. 12, pp. 7657-7685, December 2018. [IEEE Xplore] [arXiv] [Slides from Tufts Talk]
**Mild Blast Injury Produces Acute Changes in Basal Intracellular Calcium Levels and Activity Patterns in Mouse Hippocampal Neurons** K. Hansen, G. DeWalt, A. Mohammad, H. Tseng, V. Saligrama, B. Nazer, W. Eldred, X. Han /Journal of Neurotrauma, vol. 35, no. 13, pp. 1523- 1536, July 2018. [Website]
**Uplink-Downlink Duality for Integer-Forcing** W. He, B. Nazer, and S. Shamai Submitted to the*IEEE Transactions on Information Theory*, vol. 64, no. 3, pp. 1992-2011, March 2018. [IEEE Xplore] [arXiv]
**Expanding the Compute-and-Forward Framework: Unequal Powers, Signal Levels, and Multiple Linear Combinations** B. Nazer, V. Cadambe, V. Ntranos, and G. Caire
*IEEE Transactions on Information Theory*, vol. 62, no. 9, pp. 4879-4909, September 2016. [IEEE Xplore] [arXiv] [Slides from ITA] [MATLAB Code for Figure 4]
**Integer-Forcing Linear Receivers** J. Zhan, B. Nazer, U. Erez, and M. Gastpar
*IEEE Transactions on Information Theory*, vol. 60, no. 12, pp. 7661-7685, December 2014. [IEEE Xplore] [arXiv] [Slides from ITA]
**The Approximate Sum Capacity of the Symmetric K-User Gaussian Interference Channel** O. Ordentlich, U. Erez, and B. Nazer
*IEEE Transactions on Information Theory*, vol. 60, no. 6, pp. 3450-3482, June 2014. [IEEE Xplore] [arXiv] [Slides from UCSD Talk]
**Computation Alignment: Capacity Approximation without Noise Accumulation** U. Niesen, B. Nazer, and P. Whiting
*IEEE Transactions on Information Theory*, vol. 59, no. 6, pp. 3811-3832, June 2013. [IEEE Xplore] [arXiv] [Slides from ISWCS]
**The AWGN Red Alert Problem** B. Nazer, Y. Shkel, and S. C. Draper
*IEEE Transactions on Information Theory*, vol. 49, no. 4, pp. 2188-2200, April 2013. [IEEE Xplore] [arXiv] [Slides from ITA]
**Ergodic Interference Alignment** B. Nazer, M. Gastpar, S. A. Jafar, and S. Vishwanath
*IEEE Transactions on Information Theory*, vol. 58, no. 10, pp. 6355-6371, October 2012. [IEEE Xplore] [arXiv] [Slides from ISIT] [Slides from Allerton]
**Compute-and-Forward: Harnessing Interference through Structured Codes** B. Nazer and M. Gastpar
*IEEE Transactions on Information Theory*, vol. 57, no. 10, pp. 6463-6486, October 2011. [IEEE Xplore] [arXiv] [Slides from UCSD Talk] [Slides from European IT School]
**Local Interference can Accelerate Gossip Algorithms** B. Nazer, A. G. Dimakis, and M. Gastpar
*IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Signal Processing, Special Issue on Gossiping Algorithms Design and Application*, vol. 5, no. 5, pp. 876-887, August 2011. [IEEE Xplore]
**Reliable Physical-Layer Network Coding** B. Nazer and M. Gastpar
*Proceedings of the IEEE, Special Issue on Network Coding*, vol. 99, no. 3, pp. 438-460, March 2011. [IEEE Xplore] [arXiv]
**The Case for Structured Random Codes in Network Capacity Theorems** B. Nazer and M. Gastpar
*European Transactions on Telecommunications, Special Issue on New Directions in Information Theory*, vol.19, no.4, pp. 455-474, June 2008. [Local PDF]
**Computation over Multiple-Access Channels** B. Nazer and M. Gastpar
*IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, Special Issue on Models, Theory, and Codes for Relaying and Cooperation in Communication Networks*, vol. 53, no. 10, pp. 3498-3516, October 2007. [IEEE Xplore] [Local PDF]
## Selected Conference Papers(papers not completely subsumed by journal versions) **Efficient Near-Optimal Testing of Community Changes in Balanced Stochastic Block Models** A. Gangrade, P. Venkatesh, B. Nazer, and V. Saligrama
*Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems (NeurIPS 2019)*, Vancouver, Canada, December 2019. [NeurIPS Proceedings PDF] [Poster]
**Towards an Algebraic Network Information Theory: Distributed Lossy Computation of Linear Functions** S. H. Lim, C. Feng, A. Pastore, B. Nazer, and M. Gastpar
*Proceedings of the IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT 2019)*, Paris, France, July 2019. [IEEE Xplore]
**Uplink-Downlink Duality For Integer-Forcing in Cloud Radio Access Networks** I. El Bakoury and B. Nazer
*Proceedings of 56th Annual Allerton Conference on Communications, Control and Computing*, Monticello, IL, October 2018. [IEEE Xplore]
**Two-Sample Testing can be as hard as Structure Learning in Ising Models: Minimax Lower Bounds** A. Gangrade, B. Nazer, and V. Saligrama
*Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP 2018)*, Calgary, Canada, April 2018. [IEEE Xplore]
**Lower Bounds for Two-Sample Structural Change Detection in Ising and Gaussian Model** A. Gangrade, B. Nazer, and V. Saligrama
*Proceedings of 55th Annual Allerton Conference on Communications, Control and Computing*, Monticello, IL, October 2017. [IEEE Xplore]
**An Experimental Study on the Robustness of Integer-Forcing Linear Receivers** C. Ionita, B. Nazer, C. Feng, and B. Aazhang
*Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC 2017)*, Budapest, Hungary, June 2017. [IEEE Xplore]
**Integer-Forcing Source Coding: Successive Cancellation and Source- Channel Duality** W. He and B. Nazer
*Proceedings of the IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT 2016)*, Barcelona, Spain 2016. [IEEE Xplore]
**Integer-Forcing Interference Alignment: Iterative Optimization via Aligned Lattice Reduction** I. El Bakoury, W. He, and B. Nazer
*Proceedings of the IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT 2015)*, Hong Kong, China, June 2015. [IEEE Xplore]
**The Impact of Channel Variation on Integer-Forcing Receivers** I. El Bakoury and B. Nazer
*Proceedings of the IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT 2015)*, Hong Kong, China, June 2015. [Local PDF, corrects inconsistency between plots and stated parameters in published version]
**Matching Alignment** M. Farag and B. Nazer
*Proceedings of the IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT 2015)*, Hong Kong, China, June 2015. [IEEE Xplore]
**Collision Scheduling for Cellular Networks** W. He, C. Feng, C. Ionita, and B. Nazer
*Proceedings of the IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT 2015)*, Hong Kong, China, June 2015. [IEEE Xplore]
**Compute-and-Forward with Feedback** O. Ordentlich, U. Erez, and B. Nazer
*Proceedings of the IEEE Information Theory Workshop (ITW 2015)*, Jerusalem, Israel, April 2015. (Invited Paper.) [IEEE Xplore]
**Successive Integer-Forcing and its Sum-Rate Optimality** O. Ordentlich, U. Erez, and B. Nazer
*Proceedings of the 51st Annual Allerton Conference on Communication, Control and Computation*, Monticello, IL, October 2013. [IEEE Xplore]
**Integer-Forcing Interference Alignment** V. Ntranos, V. R. Cadambe, B. Nazer, and G. Caire
*Proceedings of the IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT 2013)*, Istanbul, Turkey July 2013. [IEEE Xplore]
**Feedback Interference Alignment: Exact Alignment for Three Users in Two Time Slots** V. Ntranos, V. R. Cadambe, B. Nazer, and G. Caire
*Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC 2013)*, Budapest, Hungary, June 2013. [IEEE Xplore]
**Relays that Cooperate to Compute** M. Nokleby, B. Nazer, B. Aazhang, and N. Devroye
*Proceedings of the 9th International Symposium on Wireless Communication Systems (ISWCS 2012)*, Paris, France, August 2012. (Invited Paper.) [IEEE Xplore]
**Successive Compute-and-Forward** B. Nazer
*Proceedings of the 22nd Biennial International Zurich Seminar on Communication (IZS 2012)*, Zurich, Switzerland, March 2012. (Invited Paper.) [Local PDF] [Slides]
**Error Mitigation in Digital Logic using a Feedback Equalization with Schmitt Trigger (FEST) Circuit** Z. Takhirov, B. Nazer, and A. Joshi
*Proceedings of the International Symposium on Quality Electronic Design (ISQED 2012)*, Santa Clara, CA, March 2012. [IEEE Xplore]
**On the Cooperative Red Alert Exponent for the AWGN-MAC with Feedback** Y. Shkel, S. C. Draper, and B. Nazer
*Proceedings of the 49th Annual Allerton Conference on Communication, Control and Computation*, Monticello, IL, September 2011. [IEEE Xplore]
**Practical Code Design for Compute-and-Forward** O. Ordentlich, J. Zhan, U. Erez, M. Gastpar, and B. Nazer
*Proceedings of the IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT 2011)*, St. Petersburg, Russia, August 2011. [IEEE Xplore]
**Integer-Forcing Architectures for MIMO: Distributed Implementation and SIC** J. Zhan, B. Nazer, O. Ordentlich, U. Erez, and M. Gastpar
*Proceedings of the 44th Annual IEEE Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers*, Monterey, CA, October 2010. (Invited Paper.) [IEEE Xplore]
**Sparse Interactions: Identifying High-Dimensional Multilinear Systems via Compressed Sensing** B. Nazer and R. D. Nowak
*Proceedings of the 48th Annual Allerton Conference on Communication, Control and Computation*, Monticello, IL, September 2010. [IEEE Xplore] [Slides]
**Structured Superposition for Backhaul Constrained Cellular Uplink** B. Nazer, A. Sanderovich, M. Gastpar, and S. Shamai
*Proceedings of the IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT 2009)*, Seoul, Korea, June 2009. [IEEE Xplore] [Slides]
**Structured Random Codes and Sensor Network Coding Theorems** B. Nazer and M. Gastpar
*Proceedings of the 20th Biennial International Zurich Seminar on Communication (IZS 2008)*, Zurich, Switzerland, March 2008. (Invited Paper.) [Local PDF]
**Lattice Coding Increases Multicast Rates for Gaussian Multiple-Access Networks** B. Nazer and M. Gastpar
*Proceedings of the 45th Annual Allerton Conference on Communication, Control and Computation*, Monticello, IL, September 2007. [Local PDF] [Slides]
**Computing over Multiple-Access Channels with Connections to Wireless Network Coding** B. Nazer and M. Gastpar
*Proceedings of the IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT 2006)*, Seattle, WA, July 2006. [IEEE Xplore] [Slides]
**Reliable Computation over Multiple-Access Channels** B. Nazer and M. Gastpar
*Proceedings of the 43rd Annual Allerton Conference on Communication, Control and Computation*, Monticello, IL, September 2005. [Local PDF] [Slides]
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