Alexandros Dimakis

Associate Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Dr. Dimakis is currently serving as an associate editor for IEEE Signal Processing letters. He served as chair of the Data Storage track at Globecom and was a keynote speaker at the Int. Symposium on Network Coding (NetCod). His research interests include information theory, coding theory, signal processing, and networking, with a current focus on distributed storage, network coding, distributed inference and message passing algorithms.


Research Interests: 
  • Information theory
  • Coding theory
  • Signal processing
  • Networking
Current Research: 

Decision, Information, and Communications Engineering (DICE)

Research Labs & Affiliations: 

Wireless Networking and Communications Group (WNCG)

Select Publications

Matt Jordan, Justin Lewis, Alexandros G Dimakis. March 20, 2019. Provable Certificates for Adversarial Examples: Fitting a Ball in the Union of Polytopes.
Matt Jordan, Naren Manoj, Surbhi Goel, Alexandros G Dimakis. February 21, 2019. Quantifying Perceptual Distortion of Adversarial Examples.
Ethan R Elenberg, Rajiv Khanna, Alexandros G Dimakis, Sahand Negahban. December 2, 2018. Restricted strong convexity implies weak submodularity. Institute of Mathematical Statistics.
Qi Lei, Lingfei Wu, Pin-Yu Chen, Alexandros G Dimakis, Inderjit S Dhillon, Michael Witbrock. December 1, 2018. Discrete Attacks and Submodular Optimization with Applications to Text Classification.
Sungsoo Kim, Jin Soo Park, Christos G Bampis, Jaeseong Lee, Mia K Markey, Alexandros G Dimakis, Alan C Bovik. November 26, 2018. Adversarial Video Compression Guided by Soft Edge Detection.

Awards & Honors

2014 - Army Research Office (ARO) Young Investigator Award
2012 - Best Paper, Joint Information Theory and Communications Society
2012 - Google Faculty Research Award
2011 - NSF Career Award
2010 - Best Paper, ComSoc Data Storage Committee
2008 - Eli Jury Dissertation Award