Ye Min 叶旻
Assistant Professor

Personal Webpage

https://sites.google.com/site/yeemmi/

Education

University  of  Maryland,  College  Park Sept.  2012 - August 2017 Ph.D.,Electrical and Computer Engineering
Dissertation title: Coding Schemes for Distributed Storage Systems
Advisor:Prof. Alexander Barg
Peking University, Beijing, China Sept. 2008 - July 2012 B.S., Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Publications

Journal  papers
1. Min Ye and E. Abbe, “Recursive projection-aggregation decoding of Reed-Muller codes”, (arXiv:1902.01470).
2. E. Abbe and Min Ye, “Reed-Muller codes polarize”, (arXiv:1901.11533).
3. I. Tamo, Min Ye and A. Barg, “Error correction based on partial information,” accepted at IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, (arXiv:1701.06969).
4. Min Ye and E. Abbe, “Communication-Computation Efficient Gradient Coding”, submitted to IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, (arXiv:1802.03475).
5. Min Ye and A. Barg, “Cooperative repair: Constructions of optimal MDS codes for all admissible parameters,” IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, vol. 65, no. 3, pp. 1639–1656, March 2019.
6. I. Tamo, Min Ye and A. Barg, “The repair problem for Reed-Solomon codes: Optimal repair of single and multiple erasures with almost optimal node size,” IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, vol. 65, no. 5, pp. 2673–2695, May 2019.
7. Min Ye and A. Barg, “Optimal locally private estimation under Ap loss for 1 ≤
p ≤ 2,” Electronic  Journal  of  Statistics, vol. 13, no. 2, pp.  4102–4120, Oct.   2019.
8. Min Ye and A. Barg, “Optimal Schemes for Discrete Distribution Estimation under Locally Differential Privacy,” IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, vol. 64, no. 8, pp. 5662–5676, Aug. 2018.
9. T. C. Gulcu, Min Ye and A. Barg, “Construction of polar codes for arbitrary  discrete memoryless channels,” IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, vol. 64, no. 1, pp. 309–321, Jan. 2018.
10. Min Ye and A. Barg, “Explicit constructions of optimal-access MDS codes with nearly optimal sub-packetization,” IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, vol. 63, no. 10, pp. 6307–6317, Oct. 2017.
11. Min Ye and A. Barg, “Explicit constructions of high-rate MDS array codes with optimal repair bandwidth,” IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, vol. 63, no. 4, pp. 2001–2014, April 2017. (IEEE Data Storage Best Paper Award)
12. Min Ye and A. Barg, “Polar codes for distributed hierarchical source coding”
Advances in Mathematics of Communications, 9(1), 87–103, 2015.

Conference papers
1.E. Abbe and Min Ye,  “Reed-Muller codes polarize”, accepted at IEEE  Symposium on Foundations of Computer Science FOCS 2019.
2. Min Ye and E. Abbe, “Recursive projection-aggregation decoding of Reed-Muller codes”, in IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), Paris, France, 2019, pp. 2064–2068.
3. Min Ye and E. Abbe, “Communication-Computation Efficient Gradient Coding”, Proceedings of the 35th International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML), Stockholm, Sweden, 2018, pp. 5610–5619.
4. Min Ye and A. Barg, “Optimal regenerating codes for cooperative repair,” in IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), Vail, CO, 2018, pp. 1939–1943.
5.M. Vajha, V. Ramkumar, B. Puranik, G. Kini, E. Lobo, B. Sasidharan, P. V. Kumar, A. Barg, Min Ye, S. Narayanamurthy, S. Hussain, and S. Nandi, “Clay Codes: Moulding MDS Codes to Yield an MSR Code,” 16th USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies (FAST), Oakland, CA, 2018, pp. 139–153.
6.I. Tamo, Min Ye, and A. Barg, “Optimal repair of Reed-Solomon codes: Achieving the cut-set bound,” Proc. 58th Annual IEEE Symposium on Foundations of Computer Science (FOCS), Berkeley, CA, 2017, pp. 216–227.
7. Min Ye and A. Barg, “Optimal Schemes for  Discrete  Distribution  Estimation under Local Differential Privacy,” in IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), Aachen, 2017, pp. 759–763.
8.I. Tamo, Min Ye and A. Barg, “Fractional decoding: Error correction from partial information,” in IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), Aachen, 2017, pp. 998–1002.
9.T. C. Gulcu, Min Ye, and A. Barg, “Construction of polar codes for arbitrary discrete memoryless channels,” in IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), Barcelona, Spain, 2016, pp. 51–55.
10. Min Ye and A. Barg, “Explicit constructions of MDS array codes and RS codes with optimal repair bandwidth,” in IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), Barcelona, 2016, pp. 1202–1206.
11. Min Ye and A. Barg, “Polar codes using dynamic kernels,” in IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), Hong Kong, 2015, pp. 231–235.
12. Min Ye and A. Barg, “Universal source polarization and an application to a multi- user problem” in 52nd Annual Allerton Conference on Communication Control and Computing, 2014, pp. 805–812.

Awards

?IEEE Data Storage Best Paper Award2017
?One out of 4 Finalists of the Bell Labs Shannon competitionApr. 2016
?1st Prize in National Physics Olympiad of high school students Sept. 2007
?1st Prize in National College Physics Competition May 2009