YOULONG WU
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Youlong WU 吴幼龙

Assistant Professor
School of Information Science and Technology
ShanghaiTech University

Office: Room C-403.E, SIST Building 1
Middle Huaxia Road 393, Pudong New Area, Shanghai, China
上海市浦东新区华夏中路393号信息学院1号楼C区403E
Email: wuyl1@@shanghaitech.edu.cn
Tel: +86-21-2068 5369

Youlong Wu obtained his B.S. degree in electrical engineering from Wuhan University, Wuhan, China, in 2007. He received the M.S. degree in electrical engineering from Shanghai Jiaotong University, Shanghai, China, in 2011. In 2014, he received the Ph.D. degree at Telecom ParisTech, in Paris, France. In December 2014, he worked as a postdoc at the Institute for Communication Engineering, Technical University Munich (TUM), Munich, Germany. In 2017, he joined the School of Information Science and Technology at ShanghaiTech University. He obtained the TUM Fellowship in 2014 and is an Alexander von Humboldt research fellow.

His research interests in Information Theory and its applications e.g., coded caching, distributed computation, machine learning and bioinformatics.

News

  • 08/2021, Shujie Cao's paper "Communication-Efficient Coded Distributed Multi-Task Learning" was accepted by 2021 IEEE Global Communications Conference(Globecom)!
  • 08/2021, Hua Tang's paper "Coded Distributed Computation with Limited Resources" was accepted by 2021 IEEE Global Communications Conference(Globecom)!
  • 05/2021, Kai Liang's paper "Improved Communication Efficiency for Distributed Mean Estimation with Side Information" was accepted by 2021 IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory(ISIT)
  • 03/2021, Shujie Cao's paper "Coding Schemes and Resource Allocations for The Multi-Task Coded Distributed Computation" was accepted by 2021 IEEE International Conference on Communications Workshop(ICC Workshop)
  • 12/2020, Shujie Cao's paper "Coded Caching for Relay Networks: The Impact of Cache Merories " was accepted by 2020 IEEE Information Theory Workshop(ITW)
  • 12/2020, Haoning Chen’s paper "Coded Computing for Master-Aided Distributed Computing Systems" was accepted by 2020 IEEE Information Theory Workshop(ITW)
  • 12/2020, Kai Liang 's paper "Two-layer Coded Gradient Aggregation with Straggling Communication Links" was accepted by 2020 IEEE Information Theory Workshop(ITW)
  • Publications

    Journal Papers:

    1. On the capacity regions of degraded relay broadcast channels with and without feedback
      Bingbing Hu, Ke Wang, Yingying Ma and Youlong Wu
      Entropy, 2020 | paper

    2. A graph-based author name disambiguation method and analysis via information theory
      Yingying Ma and Youlong Wu and Chengqiang Lu
      Entropy, 2020| paper

    3. Achievable Rates for Discrete Memoryless Multicast Networks With and Without Feedback
      Youlong Wu
      IEEE Trans. on Information Theory, 2018 | paper

    4. Coding Schemes With Rate-Limited Feedback That Improve Over the No Feedback Capacity for a Large Class of Broadcast Channels
      Youlong Wu and Michèle Wigger
      IEEE Trans. on Information Theory, 2016 | paper

    5. Insufficiency of Linear-Feedback Schemes in Gaussian Broadcast Channels With Common Message
      Youlong Wu, Paolo Minero and Michèle Wigger
      IEEE Trans. on Information Theory, 2014 | paper

    6. Efficient Limited Feedback for MIMO-Relay Systems
      Youlong Wu, Hanwen Luo and Ming Ding
      IEEE Communication Letters, 2011 | paper

    Journal Papers (Under Review):

    1. Reduce Transmission Delay for Cache-aided Relay Networks
      Ke Wang, Youlong Wu, Shujie Cao and Jiahui Chen
      submitted to IEEE Trans. on Information Theory, 2020

    2. Coded Caching for Broadcast Networks with User Cooperation
      Jiahui Chen, Xiaowen You, Youlong Wu, and Shuai Ma, Youlong Wu, Shujie Cao and Jiahui Chen,
      submitted to IEEE Trans. on Communications, 2021

    3. Robust Beamforming Design for Rate Splitting Multiple Access-Aided MISO Visible Light Communications
      Shuai Ma, Hui Zhou, Yijie Mao, Xiaodong Liu Youlong Wu, Bruno Clercks Yuhao Wang, and Shiyin Li,
      submitted to IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, 2021

    4. On Implementation of Parallel Map and Shuffle Phases for Coded Distributed Computing
      Haoyu Tu, Kai Yuan, Shuai Ma, and Youlong Wu,
      submitted to IEEE Communiation Letters, 2021

    Conference Papers:

    1. Communication-Efficient Coded Distributed Multi-Task Learning
      Shujie Cao, Lihui Yi and Youlong Wu
      2021 IEEE Global Communications Conference(Globecom), 2021

    2. Coded Distributed Computation with Limited Resources
      Hua Tang, Haoyang Hu, Kai Yuan and Youlong Wu
      2021 IEEE Global Communications Conference(Globecom), 2021

    3. Improved communication efficiency for distributed mean estimation with side information
      Kai Liang and Youlong Wu
      IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), 2021

    4. Communication-Efficient Quantized SGD for Learning Polynomial Neural Network
      Zhanpeng Yang, Yong Zhou, Youlong Wu and Yuanming Shi
      2021 IEEE 40th International Performance Computing and Communications Conference (IPCCC) Workshop, 2021

    5. Coding schemes and resource allocations for the multi-task coded distributed computation
      Lihui Yi, Shujie Cao and Youlong Wu
      IEEE International Conference on Communications Workshop(ICC Workshop), 2021

    6. Two-layer coded gradient aggregation with straggling communication links
      Kai Liang and Youlong Wu
      IEEE Information Theory Workshop (ITW), 2021 | paper

    7. Coded caching for relay networks: the impact of caching memories
      Shujie Cao, Jiahui Chen and Youlong Wu
      IEEE Information Theory Workshop (ITW), 2021

    8. Coded computing for master-aided distributed computing systems
      Haoning Chen and Youlong Wu
      IEEE Information Theory Workshop (ITW), 2021

    9. Cache-aided broadcast channels with user cooperation
      Xiaowen You, Youlong Wu and Jiahui Chen
      2019 57th Annual Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing (Allerton), 2019 | paper

    10. Centralized coded caching with user cooperation,
      Jiahui Chen, Haoyu Yin, Xiaowen You, Yanlin Geng and Youlong Wu
      IEEE Information Theory Workshop (ITW) 2019 | paper

    11. Reduce Transmission Delay for Caching-Aided Two-Layer Networks
      Ke Wang, Youlong Wu, Jiahui Chen and Haoyu Yin
      IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), 2019 | paper

    12. Capacity region of degraded relay broadcast channel,
      Ke Wang, Youlong Wu and Yingying Ma
      IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), 2018 | paper

    13. Achievable rate regions for cooperative relay broadcast channels with rate-limited feedback
      Youlong Wu
      IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), 2016 | paper

    14. Coding Schemes for Discrete Memoryless Multicast Networks with Rate-limited Feedback
      Youlong Wu
      IEEE Information Theory Workshop (ITW), 2015 | paper

    15. Coding Schemes for Discrete Memoryless Multicast Networks With and Without Feedback
      Youlong Wu
      53rd Annual Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing (Allerton), 2015 | paper

    16. Coding schemes for the discrete memoryless broadcast channel with feedback
      Youlong Wu
      17th Joint Conference on Communications and Coding (JCCC), 2015

    17. Coding schemes for the discrete memoryless broadcast channel with rate-limited feedback
      Youlong Wu and Michele Wigger
      IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), 2014 | paper

    18. Any positive feedback rate increases the capacity of strictly less-noisy broadcast channels
      Youlong Wu and Michele Wigger
      IEEE Information Theory Workshop(ITW), 2013 | paper

    19. Reliability of the Gaussian Broadcast Channel with Common Message and Feedback
      Youlong Wu, Paolo Minero, and Michele Wigger
      IEEE 14th Workshop on Signal Processing Advances in Wireless Communications(SPAWC) 2013 | paper

    Research Group

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    Teaching

    @ShanghaiTech

    @Technical University of Munich

    Youlong Wu-wuyl1 at shanghaitech.edu.cn
    School of Information Science and Technology (SIST)
    ShanghaiTech University