Books and Book Chapters

Dissertation & Thesis

  • Algorithms and Coding Techniques for Reliable Data Management and Storage
    F. Sala, Ph.D. Dissertation, University of California, Los Angeles, December 2016.

  • Novel Coding Strategies for Multi-Level Non-Volatile Memories
    F. Sala, M.S. Thesis, University of California, Los Angeles, May 2013. Distinguished M.S. Thesis Award - Signals & Systems Track.

Journal Publications

Conference Publications

  • Robust Channel Coding Strategies for Machine Learning Data
    K. Mazooji, F. Sala, G. V. d. Broeck, and L. Dolecek, in Proc. IEEE 54th Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing, Monticello, IL, 2016.

  • A Unified Framework for Error Correction Techniques in On-Chip Memories
    F. Sala, H. Duwe, L. Dolecek, and R. Kumar, accepted to Workshop on Silicon Errors in Logic - System Effects (SELSE-12), Austin, Texas, 2016.
    Best of SELSE-12 paper, selected for special session at IEEEIFIP International Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks (DSN)/, Toulouse, France 2016.

  • Exact Sequence Reconstruction for Insertion-correcting Codes
    F. Sala, R. Gabrys, C. Schoeny, K. Mazooji, and L. Dolecek, in Proc. IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), Barcelona, 2016.

  • Asymmetric ECCs for Flash in High Radiation Environments
    F. Sala, C. Schoeny, D, Divsalar, and L. Dolecek, in Proc. IEEE Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems and Computers Monterey, CA, 2015 (invited).

  • Asymmetric Error-Correcting Codes for Flash Memories in High-Radiation Environments
    F. Sala, C. Schoeny, D. Divsalar, and L. Dolecek, in Proc. IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), Hong Kong, 2015.

  • Analysis and Coding Schemes for the Flash Normal-Laplace Mixture Channel
    C. Schoeny, F. Sala, and L. Dolecek, in Proc. IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), Hong Kong, 2015.

  • Three Novel Combinatorial Theorems for the Insertion-Deletion Channel
    F. Sala, C. Schoeny, R. Gabrys, and L. Dolecek, in Proc. IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), Hong Kong, 2015

  • Gilbert-Varshamov-like Lower Bounds for Deletion-Correcting Codes
    F. Sala, R. Gabrys, L. Dolecek, in Proc. IEEE Information Theory Workshop (ITW), Hobart, Australia, 2014.

  • Deletions in Multipermutations
    F. Sala, R. Gabrys, L. Dolecek, in Proc. IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), Honolulu, HI, 2014.

  • Single-Deletion-Correcting Codes over Permutations
    R. Gabrys, E. Yaakobi, F. Farnoud, F. Sala, J. Bruck, and L. Dolecek, in Proc. IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), Honolulu, HI, 2014.

  • A Practical Framework for Efficient File Synchronization
    N. Bitouze, F. Sala, S. M. S. Tabatabaei, L. Dolecek, in Proc. IEEE Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing, Monticello, IL, 2013.

  • Constrained Rank Modulation
    F Sala and L. Dolecek, in Proc. IEEE Information Theory Workshop (ITW), Sevilla, Spain, 2013.

  • Counting Sequences Obtained from the Synchronization Channel
    F. Sala and L. Dolecek, in Proc. IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), Istanbul, Turkey, 2013.

  • Dynamic Threshold Schemes for Multi-Level Nonvolatile Memories
    F. Sala, R. Gabrys, and L. Dolecek, in Proc. IEEE Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems and Computers, Monterey, CA, 2012