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Wei Kang                                                  
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Center of Information Security
School of Information Science and Engineering
Southeast University
Nanjing, Jiangsu, 210096
P. R. China
wkang AT seu DOT edu DOT cn

Education

Ph.D., Department of Electrical and Computer EngineeringUniversity of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, USA,  2003-2008
Supervisor: Professor Sennur Ulukus.
M.Eng., Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, 2001-2003,
Supervisor: Professor Benoit Champagne.    
B.Eng., Department of Electronic Engineering, Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Beijing, China, 1997-2001.

Research

My research interests include:

Publications
  1. W. Kang and N. Liu, "Compressing Encrypted Data:Achieving Optimality and Strong Secrecy via Permutations", IEEE Trans. on Information Theory, Vol. 62, No.12, pp. 7153-7163, Dec. 2016.
  2. W. Kang, N. Liu and W. Chong, "The Gaussian Multiple Access Diamond Channel", IEEE Trans. on Information Theory, Vol. 61, No.11, pp. 6049-6059, Nov. 2015.
  3. W. Kang, D. Cao and N. Liu, "Deception with Side Information in Biometric Authentication Systems", IEEE Trans. on Information Theory, Vol. 61, No.3, pp. 1344-1350, Mar. 2015.
  4. W. Kang and S. Ulukus, "Capacity of a Class of Diamond Channels", IEEE Trans. on Information Theory, Vol. 57, No.8, pp. 4955-4960, Aug. 2011.
  5. W. Kang and S. Ulukus, "A New Data Processing Inequality and Its Applications in Distributed Source and Channel Coding", IEEE Trans. on Information Theory, Vol. 57, No. 1, pp. 56-69, Jan. 2011.
  6. W. Kang and B. Champagne, "Subspace-based blind channel estimation: generalization and performance analysis", IEEE Trans. on Signal Processing, Vol. 53, No. 3, pp. 1151-1162, Mar. 2005.
  1. W. Kang and N. Liu, "A Permutation-based Code for the Wiretap Channel", IEEE International Symp. on Information Theory (ISIT), Hongkong, China, Jun. 2015.
  2. D. Cao and W. Kang, "Message Authentication with Correlated Sources", IEEE International Symp. on Information Theory (ISIT), Hongkong, China, Jun. 2015.
  3. N. Liu and W. Kang, "The Multiple Access Diamond Channel with Caching Relay", IEEE International Symp. on Information Theory (ISIT), Hongkong, China, Jun. 2015.
  4. W. Kang, D. Cao and N. Liu, "Authentication with Side Information", IEEE International Symp. on Information Theory (ISIT), Honolulu, HI, Aug. 2014.
  5. N. Liu and W. Kang, "A new achievability scheme for downlink multicell processing with finite backhaul capacity",  IEEE International Symp. on Information Theory (ISIT), Honolulu, HI, Aug. 2014.
  6. W. Kang and N. Liu, "The Ahlswede-Han Conjecture on Channel with Coded Side Information at the Decoder", IEEE International Symp. on Information Theory (ISIT), Istanbul, Turkey, Aug. 2013.
  7. N. Liu and W. Kang, "A New Outer Bound on the Capacity Region of A Class of Z-interference Channels", IEEE International Symp. on Information Theory (ISIT), Istanbul, Turkey, Aug. 2013.
  8. N. Liu and W. Kang, "Capacity Results for a Class of Z Channels with Degraded Message Sets", 50th Annual Allerton Conference on Communications, Control and Computing, Monticello, IL, USA, Oct. 2012.
  9. W. Kang and N. Liu, "Compressing Encrypted Data: A Permutation Approach", 50th Annual Allerton Conference on Communications, Control and Computing, Monticello, IL, USA, Oct. 2012.
  10. W. Kang and N. Liu, "The Gaussian Multiple Access Diamond Channel", IEEE International Symp. on Information Theory (ISIT), St. Petersburg, Russia, Aug. 2011.
  11. N. Liu and W. Kang, "The Secrecy Capacity Region of A Special Class of Multiple Access Channels", IEEE International Symp. on Information Theory (ISIT), St. Petersburg, Russia, Aug. 2011.
  12. W. Kang and N. Liu, "Wiretap Channel with Shared Key", IEEE Information Theory Workshop (ITW), Dublin, Ireland, Sep. 2010.
  13. W. Kang and N. Liu, "The Secrecy Capacity of the Semi-deterministic Broadcast Channel",  IEEE International Symp. on Information Theory (ISIT), Seoul, Korea, June 2009.
  14. W. Kang and S. Ulukus, "Capacity of a Class of Diamond Channels", invited paper,  46th Annual Allerton Conference on Communications, Control and Computing, Monticello, IL, USA, Sep. 2008.
  15. W. Kang and G. Kramer, "Broadcast Channel with Degraded Source Random Variables and Receiver Side Information", IEEE International Symp. on Information Theory (ISIT), Toronto, Ontario, Canada,  Jul. 2008.
  16. W. Kang and S. Ulukus,"A New Coding Scheme for the Relay Channel", IEEE Information Theory Workshop (ITW), Lake Tahoe, California, USA, Sep. 2007.
  17. W. Kang and S. Ulukus, "An Outer Bound for the Multi-terminal Rate-distortion Region", IEEE International Symp. on Information Theory (ISIT), Seattle, Washington, USA, Jul. 2006.
  18. W. Kang and S. Ulukus, "An Outer Bound for Multiple Access Channels with Correlated Sources", 40th Conf. on Information Sciences and Systems (CISS), Princeton, New Jersey, USA, Mar. 2006.
  19. W. Kang and S. Ulukus, "A Single-letter Upper Bound for the Sum Rate of Multiple Access Channels with Correlated Sources", invited paper, 39th Asilomar Conf. on Signals, Systems and Computers, Pacific Grove, California, USA, Oct. 2005.
  20. B. Pelletier, W. Kang and B. Champagne, "Improved Multiuser Blind CCD-based Vector Channel Estimation in Colored Noise", IEEE Vehicular Technology Conf. (VTC), Stockholm, Sweden, May 2005.
  21. W. Kang and B. Champagne, "Generalized Blind Subspace Channel Estimation", IEEE Vehicular Technology Conf. (VTC), Orlando, Florida, USA, Oct. 2003.
  22. B. Champagne, W. Kang and H. C. Tam, "Improved Strategy for Adaptive Rank Estimation with Spherical Subspace Trackers", IEEE Canadian Conf. on Electrical and Computer Eng. (CCECE), Montreal, Quebec, Canada, May 2003.
  23. W. Kang and B. Champagne, "A Low-complexity Adaptive Blind Subspace Channel Estimation Algorithm", IEEE Int. Comf. on Acoustics, Speech and Signal processing (ICASSP), Hong Kong, China, Apr. 2003.
  1. W. Kang, "Correlation and cooperation in network information theory", PhD Dissertation, University of Maryland, College Park, Jul. 2008.
  2. W. Kang, "Subspace-based blind channel estimation: generalization, performance analysis and adaptive implementation",  M. Eng. Thesis,  McGill University, Jul. 2003.