Signal Processing and Communications Laboratory

Department of Engineering

Kuan Hsieh Kuan Hsieh

Background - Research - Publications

Position: PhD Student

E-mail: kh525 [at]

Office Location: BN3-03

Thesis Title:

Supervisor: Dr Ramji Venkataramanan


I obtained my BA and MEng at the University of Cambridge.

My master's thesis was titled "Fast Iterative Aglorithms for Compressed Sensing".


Information theory and coding.

  • Sparse regression codes with approximate message passing (AMP) decoding for communication over the additive white Gaussian noise channel.


K. Hsieh, C. Rush and R. Venkataramanan, "Near Optimal Coding for Massive Multiple Access" [coming soon]

K. Hsieh, C. Rush and R. Venkataramanan, "Spatially coupled sparse regression codes: Design and State Evolution Analysis" [ IEEE Xplore] [ arXiv:1801.01796]


Supervisor for 3rd year undergraduate courses: Information Theory and Coding (3F7) and Data Transmission (3F4).

Lab demonstrator for Baseband Digital Transmission experiment.