Seminal Papers by INC members

Single-Source Network Coding

R. Ahlswede, N. Cai, S.-Y. R. Li and R. W. Yeung, “Network information flow,” IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, vol. 46, no. 4, pp. 1204-1216, 2000.

S.-Y. R. Li, R. W. Yeung, and N. Cai, “Linear network coding,” IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, vol. 49, no. 2,  pp. 371-381, 2003.

S . Jaggi, P. Sanders, P. A. Chou, M. Effros, S. Egner, K. Jain, and L .M. G. M. Tolhuizen, “Polynomial time algorithms for multicast network code construction,” IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, vol. 51, no. 6,  pp. 1973-1982, 2005.

S.-Y. R. Li and Q. T. Sun,“Network Coding Theory Via Commutative Algebra,” IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, vol. 57, no. 1, pp. 403-415, 2011.

Multisource Network Coding

R. W. Yeung and Z. Zhang, “Distributed source coding for satellite communications,” IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, vol. 45, no. 4, pp. 1111-1120, 1999.

X. Yan, R. W. Yeung, and Z. Zhang, “An implicit characterization of the achievable rate region for acyclic multisource multisink network coding,” IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, IT-58, no. 9, pp. 5625–5639, 2012. 

Network Error Correction

R. W. Yeung and N. Cai, “Network error correction, Part I: Basic concepts and upper bounds,” Communications in Information and Systems, vol. 6, no. 1, pp. 19-36, 2006.

N. Cai and R. W. Yeung, “Network error correction, Part II: Lower bounds,” Communications in Information and Systems, vol. 6, no. 1, pp. 37-54, 2006. 

Z. Zhang, “Linear network error correction codes in packet networks,” IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, IT-54, no. 1, pp. 209-218, 2008.

S. Jaggi, M. Langberg, S. Katti, T. Ho, D. Katabi, M. Médard, M. Effros, “Resilient network coding in the presence of Byzantine adversaries,” IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, IT-54, no. 6, pp. 2596-2603, 2008.

Secure Network Coding

N. Cai and R. W. Yeung, “Secure network coding on a wiretap network,” IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, IT-57, no. 1, pp. 424-435, 2011.

Physical-Layer Network Coding

S. Zhang, S. C. Liew, and P. P. Lam, "Hot topic: Physical-layer network coding," 12th Annual International Conference on Mobile Computing and Networking (MobiCom 2006), Los Angeles, CA, USA, Sept 24-29, 2006.

S. Zhang and S. C. Liew, “Channel coding and decoding in a relay system operated with physical-layer network coding,” IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications. vol. 27, no. 5, pp. 788-796, June 2009.

L. Lu, T. Wang, S. C. Liew and S. Zhang, “Implementation of physical-layer network coding,” Elsevier PHYCOM, Special Issue on “Network Coding and Its Applications to Wireless Communications,” vol. 6, pp. 74-87, Mar 2013.

Network Coding Data Storage

Y. Hu, H. C. H. Chen, P. P. C. Lee, and Y. Tang, "NCCloud: Applying network coding for the storage repair in a cloud-of-clouds," Proceedings of the 10th USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies (FAST '12), San Jose, CA, Feb 2012.

Batched Sparse (BATS) Code

S. Yang and R. W. Yeung, “Batched sparse code,” submitted to IEEE Transactions on Information Theory.