Martina Cardone

Assistant Professor (starting in January 2018)

Research Area: Communications, Signal Processing, and Networking

cardo089@umn.edu
http://mcardone.umn.edu/

Area of Expertise:

Information Theory, Wireless Communications, Network Coding

Education:

Ph.D., EE, 2015, Télécom ParisTech - Eurecom, Paris, France
M.Sc., Telecommunications Engineering (Double Degree Program), 2011, Télécom ParisTech - Eurecom, Paris, France
M.Sc., Telecommunications Engineering (Double Degree Program), 2011, Politecnico di Torino, Turin, Italy
B.Sc., Telecommunications Engineering, 2009, Politecnico di Torino, Turin, Italy

Honors/Awards:

Télécom ParisTech Outstanding Ph.D. Award (Second Prize)
Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship

Publications:

1. Y. H. Ezzeldin, M. Cardone, C. Fragouli and D. Tuninetti, “Efficiently Finding Simple Schedules in Gaussian Half-Duplex Relay Line Networks”, to appear in ISIT 2017, Aachen, Germany

2. M. Karmoose, L. Song, M. Cardone and C. Fragouli, “Private Broadcasting: an Index Coding Approach”, to appear in ISIT 2017, Aachen, Germany

3. G. K. Agarwal, M. Cardone and C. Fragouli, “On secure network coding for two unicast sessions: studying butterflies”, NetCod 2016, Washington, DC

4. M. Cardone, C. Fragouli and D. Tuninetti, “On Network Simplification for Gaussian Half-Duplex Diamond Networks”, ISIT 2016, Barcelona, Spain

5. G. K. Agarwal, M. Cardone and C. Fragouli, “Coding Across Unicast Sessions can Increase the Secure Message Capacity”, ISIT 2016, Barcelona, Spain

6. M. Karmoose, M. Cardone and C. Fragouli, “Simplifying Wireless Social Caching”, ISIT 2016, Barcelona, Spain

7. R. Thomas, M. Cardone, R. Knopp, D. Tuninetti and B. Maharaj, “A Practical Feasibility Study of a Novel Strategy for the Gaussian Half-Duplex Relay Channel”, IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, Vol. 16, No. 1, pp. 101-116, January 2017

8. M. Cardone, D. Tuninetti and R. Knopp, “The Two-User Causal Cognitive Interference Channel: Novel Outer Bounds and Constant Gap Result for the Symmetric Gaussian Noise Channel in Weak Interference”, IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, Vol. 62, No. 9, pp. 4993-5017, September 2016

9. M. Cardone, D. Tuninetti and R. Knopp, “On the Optimality of Simple Schedules for Networks with Multiple Half-Duplex Relays”, IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, Vol. 62, No.7, pp. 4120-4134, July 2016

10. M. Cardone, D. Tuninetti, R. Knopp and U. Salim, “Gaussian Half-Duplex Relay Networks: Improved Constant Gap and Connections With the Assignment Problem”, IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, Vol. 60, No. 6, pp. 3559-3575, June 2014

11. M. Cardone, D. Tuninetti, R. Knopp and U. Salim, “On the Capacity of the Two-User Gaussian Causal Cognitive Interference Channel”, IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, Vol. 60, No. 5, pp. 2512-2541, May 2014

12. M. Cardone, D. Tuninetti, R. Knopp and U. Salim, “On the Gaussian Half-Duplex Relay Channel”, IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, Vol. 60, No. 5, pp. 2542-2562, May 2014

13. M. Cardone, D. Tuninetti, R. Knopp and U. Salim, “On the Gaussian Interference Channel with Half-Duplex Causal Cognition”, IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications: Cognitive Radio Series, Vol. 32, No. 11, pp. 2177-2189, November 2014