Shaofeng Zou


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Shaofeng Zou (邹韶峰)
Postdocal Research Associate
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Coordinated Science Lab
University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

Office: CSL 312
Email: szou3 at illinois.edu

Detailed CV
 


Short Biography

Dr. Zou received the Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Syracuse University in May, 2016. He received the B. E. degree from Shanghai Jiao Tong University in 2011. During the fall semester in 2015, he was a visiting student at University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign. Since July 2016, He has been working as postdoctoral research associate with Prof. Venugopal V. Veeravalli at University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign.


Research Interests


Journal Publications and Preprints

  1. S. Zou, Y. Liang, L. Lai, S. Shamai (Shitz). “An Information Theoretic Approach to Secret Sharing” IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, vol.61, no.6, pp.3121-3136, June 2015
  2. S. Zou, Y. Liang, L. Lai, H. V. Poor, S. Shamai (Shitz). “Broadcast Networks with Layered Decoding and Layered Secrecy: Theory and Applications” Proceedings of the IEEE, vol.103, no.10, pp.1841-1856, Oct 2015

  3. S. Zou, Y. Liang, H. V. Poor, X. Shi. “Nonparametric Detection of Anomalous Data Streams via Kernel Mean Embedding”, submitted, arXiv:1604.01351

  4. S. Zou, Y. Liang, H. V. Poor. “Nonparametric Detection of Geometric Structures over Networks”, submitted, arXiv:1405.2294
     
  5. Y. Bu, S. Zou, Y. Liang, V. V. Veeravalli. "Estimation of KL Divergence: Optimal Minimax Rate", submitted, arXiv:1607.02653
     
  6. S. Zou, Y. Liang, L. Lai, H. V. Poor, S. Shamai (Shitz).  "Degraded Broadcast Channel with Secrecy Outside a Bounded Range", submitted

Conference Publications

  1. G. Rovatsos, S. Zou, V. V. Veeravalli, “Quickest Change Detection under Transient Dynamics” to appear in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), New Orleans, USA, March, 2017
  2. S. Zou, Y. Liang, L. Lai, H. V. Poor, S. Shamai (Shitz). "K-User Degraded Broadcast Channel with Secrecy Outside a Bounded Range"  in Proc. IEEE Information Theory Workshop (ITW), Cambridge, September, 2016
  3. Y. Bu, S. Zou, Y. Liang, V. V. Veeravalli. "Estimation of KL Divergence Between Large-Alphabet Distributions" in Proc. IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), Barcelona, July, 2016
  4. Y. Bu, S. Zou, Y. Liang, V. V. Veeravalli. “Universal Outlying Sequence Detection for Continuous Observations” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), Shanghai, March, 2016

  5. S. Zou, Y. Liang, H. V. Poor “Nonparametric Detection of an Anomalous Disk over a Two-Dimensional Lattice Network”  in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), Shanghai, March, 2016

  6. S. Zou, Y. Liang, L. Lai, H. V. Poor, S. Shamai (Shitz). "Recent Results on Broadcast Networks with Layered Decoding and Secrecy: an Overview", International Zurich Seminar on Communications (IZS), Zurich, March, 2016

  7. S. Zou, Y. Liang, L. Lai, S. Shamai (Shitz). “Rate Splitting and Sharing for Degraded Broadcast Channel with Secrecy Outside a Bounded Range” in Proc. IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), Hongkong, June, 2015

  8. S. Zou, Y. Liang, L. Lai, S. Shamai (Shitz). “Degraded Broadcast Channel: Secrecy Outside of a Bounded Range” in Proc. IEEE Information Theory Workshop (ITW), Jerusalem, April, 2015
  9. S. Zou, Y. Liang, H. V. Poor, X. Shi. “Unsupervised Nonparametric Anomaly Detection: A Kernel Method” in Proc. of 52th Annual Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing, Monticello, IL, October, 2014
  10. S. Zou, Y. Liang, H. V. Poor. “A Kernel-Based Nonparametric Test for Anomaly Detection over Line Network” in Proc. IEEE International Workshop on Machine Learning for Signal Processing (MLSP), Reims, September, 2014
  11. S. Zou, Y. Liang, H. V. Poor, X. Shi. “Kernel-Based Nonparametric Anomaly Detection” in Proc. IEEE 15th Workshop on Signal Processing Advances in Wireless Communications (SPAWC), Toronto, June, 2014
  12. S. Zou, Y. Liang, L. Lai, S. Shamai (Shitz). “Layered Decoding and Secrecy over Degraded Gaussian MIMO Broadcast Channels and Application in Secret Sharing” in Proc. IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), Honolulu, June, 2014
  13. S. Zou, Y. Liang, L. Lai, S. Shamai (Shitz). “Layered Decoding and Secrecy over Degraded Broadcast Channels” in Proc. IEEE 14th Workshop on Signal Processing Advances in Wireless Communications (SPAWC), Darmstadt, June, 2013
  14. S. Zou, Y. Liang, S. Shamai (Shitz). “Multiple Access Channel with State Uncertainty at Transmitters” in Proc. IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), Istanbul, June, 2013

Education


Teaching Experience


Honors and Awards


Service & Professional Activities

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