Matthieu R. Bloch

School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology

Matthieu R. Bloch is a Professor in the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering. He received the Engineering degree from Supélec, Gif-sur-Yvette, France, the M.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, in 2003, the Ph.D. degree in Engineering Science from the Université de Franche-Comté, Besançon, France, in 2006, and the Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology in 2008. In 2008-2009, he was a postdoctoral research associate at the University of Notre Dame, South Bend, IN. Since July 2009, Dr. Bloch has been on the faculty of the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, and from 2009 to 2013 Dr. Bloch was based at Georgia Tech Lorraine. His research interests are in the areas of information theory, error-control coding, wireless communications, and cryptography. Dr. Bloch has served on the organizing committee of several international conferences; he was the chair of the Online Committee of the IEEE Information Theory Society from 2011 to 2014, an Associate Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Information Theory from 2016 to 2019, and he has been on the Board of Governors of the IEEE Information Theory Society since 2016 and currently serves as the 2nd Vice-President. He has been an Associate Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security since 2019. He is the co-recipient of the IEEE Communications Society and IEEE Information Theory Society 2011 Joint Paper Award and the co-author of the textbook Physical-Layer Security: From Information Theory to Security Engineering published by Cambridge University Press.

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recent works

  1. M.-C. Chang and M. R. Bloch, “Covert Sequential Hypothesis Testing.” accepted to IEEE Information Theory Workshop, Aug. 2021.
  2. U. Pereg, R. Ferrara, and M. R. Bloch, “Key Assistance, Key Agreement, and Layered Secrecy for Bosonic Broadcast Channels.” accepted to IEEE Information Theory Workshop, Aug. 2021.
  3. R. A. Chou, M. Bloch, and A. Yener, “Universal Covertness for Discrete Memoryless Sources,” IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, vol. 67, no. 8, pp. 1557–9654, Aug. 2021.
  4. S.-Y. Wang and M. R. Bloch, “Covert MIMO Communications under Variational Distance Constraint.” accepted to IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security, Aug. 2021.