Alexandros G. Dimakis (Alex Dimakis)
I am interested in information theory, coding theory and machine learning.
Google Scholar Profile.
E.R. Elenberg, K. Shanmugam, M. Borokhovich and A.G.
Beyond Triangles: A Distributed Framework for Estimating 3-profiles of Large Graphs (submitted)
I. Mitliagkas, M. Borokhovich, A.G. Dimakis and C. Caramanis,
FrogWild!-Fast PageRank Approximations on Graph Engines (to appear
in VLDB 2015).
Two papers accepted in NIPS 2014.
Batch Codes through Dense Graphs without Short Cycles
A.G. Dimakis, A. Gal, A.S. Rawat, Z. Song
Invited talk on coding theory for distributed storage at
Algebra Codes and Networks at Bordaux.
Two papers accepted in ICML 2014.
Three papers accepted in ISIT 2014.
Welcome Michael Borokhovich as a postdoc in our lab.
Keynote speaker in Workshop on Big Dynamic Distributed Data (in conjunction
with VLDB 2013)
Our Locally Repairable Storage codes featured on High Scalability,
StorageMojo and TechCrunch.
Online Milibo tutorial Erasure codes over Hadoop
New paper: Sparse PCA through Low-rank Approximations (to appear in ICML 2013).
video of Sparse PCA talk
Our Xorbas Hadoop locally repairable codes paper will appear in
Visit the Xorbas HDFS project homepage.
I have moved to UT Austin. My USC homepage will no longer be updated.
Received a Google Faculty Research Award. Support gratefully acknowledged.
Our paper received the
Communications Society & Information Theory Society Joint Paper Award.
I maintain the Distributed Storage Wiki, an
online bibliography about theoretical problems in large-scale distributed storage systems.