Publications

Theses

  • A. Somekh-Baruch “Information Theoretic Analysis of Watermarking Systems,” Ph.D. thesis, Technion I.I.T., August 2003.
  • A. Baruch, “Algorithms for Sequential Decision in the Presence of Noisy Observations,” M.Sc. thesis, Technion--I.I.T, June 1999.

Selected Journal and Conference Papers 

  • A. Somekh-Baruch, J. Scarlett and A. G. i. Fàbregas, "Generalized Random Gilbert-Varshamov Codes," in IEEE Transactions on Information Theory.
  • A. Somekh-Baruch, ``Ratio list decoding,'' to appear in IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory.
  • A. Somekh-Baruch, "Converse Theorems for the DMC With Mismatched Decoding," in IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, vol. 64, no. 9, pp. 6196-6207, Sept. 2018.
  • A. Somekh-Baruch, J. Scarlett, and A. Guillén i Fàbregas, ``The error exponent of generalized random Gilbert-Varshamov codes,'' accepted to 2018 IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), 2018.
  • J. Shimonovich, A. {Somekh-Baruch, S. Shamai (Shitz), ``Cognition and cooperation in interfered multiple access channels,'' in Entropy - special issue on Network Information Theory (Entropy 2017, 19(7), 378; https://doi.org/10.3390/e19070378), July 2017.
  • O. Alper, A. Somekh-Baruch, O. Pirvandy, M. Schaps, and G. Yaari, ``Effects of correlations and fees in random multiplicative environments: Implications for portfolio management,'' Physical Review E. 2017 Aug 7;96(2):022305.
  • A. Somekh-Baruch} A. Leshem, and V. Saligrama, ``On the non-existence of unbiased estimators in constrained estimation problems,'' accepted for publication in the IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory, 2017.
  • A. Somekh-Baruch, ``Mismatched identification via channels,'' in Proceeding 2017 IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), pp. 2756--2760, June 2017.
  • M. Yemini, A. Somekh-Baruch, and A. Leshem, ``On the multiple access channel with asynchronous cognition,'' IEEE Trans. Inform. Theory, vol. 62, pp. 5643--5663, Oct. 2016.
  • Y. Feldman and A. Somekh-Baruch, ``Channels with state information and mismatched decoding,'' in 2016 IEEE Information Theory Workshop (ITW), pp. 419--423, Sept. 2016.
  • M. Yemini, A. Somekh-Baruch, R. Cohen, and A. Leshem, ``Simultaneous connectivity in heterogeneous cognitive radio networks,'' in Proceedings 2016 IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), pp. 1262--1266, July 2016.
  • M. Yemini, A. Somekh-Baruch, and A. Leshem, ``Asynchronous transmission over single-user state-dependent channels,'' IEEE Trans. Inform. Theory, vol. 61, pp. 5854--5867, Nov. 2015.
  • J. Scarlett, A. Somekh-Baruch, A. Martinez, and A. Guillén i Fàbregas, ``A counter-example to the mismatched decoding converse for binary-input discrete memoryless channels,''  IEEE Trans. Inform. Theory, vol. 61, pp. 5387--5395, Oct. 2015.
  • A. Somekh-Baruch, ``A general formula for the mismatch capacity,'' IEEE Trans. Inform. Theory, vol. 61, pp. 4554--4568, Sept. 2015.
  • A. Somekh-Baruch, ``Multi-letter converse bounds for the mismatched discrete memoryless channel with an additive metric,'' in Proceeding 2015 IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), pp. 531--535, June 2015.
  • A. Somekh-Baruch, ``On mismatched list decoding,'' in Proceedings 2015 IEEE
    International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), pp. 526--530, June
    2015.
  • A. Somekh-Baruch, ``On achievable rates and error exponents for channels with mismatched decoding,''IEEE Trans. Inform. Theory, vol. 61, pp. 727--740, Feb. 2015.
  • A. Somekh-Baruch, ``On the secure interference channel,'' in 51st Annual Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing (Allerton), 2013}, pp. 770--773, Oct. 2013.
  • A. Somekh-Baruch, ``On coding schemes for channels with mismatched decoding,'' in Proceedings IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), pp. 96--100, July 2013.
  • J. Shimonovich, A. Somekh-Baruch, and S. S. Shitz, ``Cognitive cooperative communications on the multiple access channel,'' in Proceedings Information Theory Workshop (ITW), 2013 IEEE}, pp. 1--5, Sept. 2013.
  • A. Somekh-Baruch, ‘’Interference channels with oblivious components,” to appear in Proc. of Information Theory and Applications Workshop (ITA) , San-Diego, CA, USA, Feb. 2013 (invited).
  • M. Yemini, A. Somekh-Baruch, and A. Leshem, "On channels with asynchronous state information at the transmitter," Convention of IEEE 27th Electrical and Electronics Engineers in Israel (IEEEI), Nov. 2012.
  • Y. Weiss, and A. Somekh-Baruch, "On state dependent channels with non-memoryless state information at the transmitter," Convention of IEEE 27th Electrical and Electronics Engineers in Israel (IEEEI), Nov. 2012.
  • J. Shimonovich, A. Somekh-Baruch, and S. Shamai (Shitz), "Cognitive aspects in Multiple access channels," Convention of IEEE 27th Electrical and Electronics Engineers in Israel (IEEEI), Nov. 2012.
  • A. Somekh-Baruch and N. Merhav, "Exact random coding exponent for erasure decoding," IEEE Trans. Inform. Theory, vol. 57, no. 10, pp. 6444-6454, Oct. 2011.
  • H. Permuter, S. Shamai (Shitz), and A. Somekh-Baruch, "Message and state cooperation in multiple access channels," IEEE Trans. Inform.  Theory, vol. 57, no. 10, pp. 6379-6396, Oct. 2011.
  • M. Rodrigues, A. Somekh-Baruch, and Mattheieu Bloch, "On Gaussian wiretap Channels With Arbitrary Inputs," European Wireless (EW) 2010, Lucca, Italy, Apr. 2010.
  • Y. Liang, A. Somekh-Baruch, H.V. Poor, S. Shamai (Shitz), and S. Verdú, "Capacity of cognitive interference channels with and without secrecy," IEEE Trans. Inform.  Theory, vol. 55, no. 2, pp. 604-619, Feb. 2009.
  • A. Somekh-Baruch, S. Shamai (Shitz), and S. Verdú, "Cooperative multiple access encoding with states available at one transmitter," IEEE Trans. Inform.  Theory, vol. 54, no. 10, pp. 4448-4469, Oct. 2008.
  • A. Somekh-Baruch, S. Sridharan, S. Vishwanath, S. Verdú and S. Shamai (Shitz), "On the Capacity of Cognitive Radios in Multiple Access Networks," Proc. of 42nd Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems and Computers, pp. 695-700 Pacific Grove, CA,  Oct. 2008.
  • A. Somekh-Baruch, S. Shamai (Shitz), and S. Verdú, "Cognitive interference channels with state information," Proc. of IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), Toronto, Ontario, Canada, July 2008.
  • A. Somekh-Baruch and N. Merhav, “Achievable error exponents for the private fingerprinting game,” IEEE Trans.  Inform.  Theory, vol. 53, no. 5, pp. 1827-1838, May 2007.
  • T. Weissman, E. Ordentlich, M. Weinberger, A. Somekh-Baruch, and N. Merhav, "Universal filtering via Prediction," IEEE Trans.  Inform.  Theory, vol. 53, no. 4, pp. 1253-1264, Apr. 2007.
  • A. Somekh-Baruch and S. Verdú, "General relayless networks: representation of the capacity region," Proc. of IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), pp. 2408-2412, Seattle, USA, July 2006.
  • A. Somekh-Baruch and N. Merhav, "On the capacity game of fingerprinting systems under collusion attacks," IEEE Trans.  Inform.  Theory, vol. 51, no. 2, pp. 884-899, Mar. 2005.
  • A. Somekh-Baruch and N. Merhav, "On the capacity game of public watermarking systems," IEEE Trans. Inform.  Theory, vol. 50, no. 3, pp. 511-524 Mar. 2004.
  • A. Somekh-Baruch and N. Merhav, "On the error exponent and capacity games of private watermarking systems," IEEE Trans. Inform.  Theory, vol. 49, no. 3, pp. 537-562, Mar. 2003.
  • T. Weissman, N. Merhav, and A. Somekh-Baruch, "Twofold universal prediction schemes for achieving the finite-state predictability of a noisy individual binary sequence," IEEE Trans. Inform.  Theory, vol. 47, no. 5, pp. 1849-1866, July 2001.