PROF. Aslan Tchamkerten


I am an information theorist and a professor at Telecom Paris, part of the Institut Polytechnique de Paris.

I received my Master's in physics and my Ph.D. from EPFL in 2000 and 2005, respectively, I did a postdoc at MIT between 2005 and 2008, then joined Telecom Paris. 

In 2009, I was awarded a chair of excellence by the French National Research Agency. I spent 2014-2015 on sabbatical at Stanford. In 2016, I co-organized the thematic program "Nexus of Information and Computation Theories'' at the Institut Henri Poincaré. I serve as an associate editor for the IEEE Transactions on Information Theory (2016-2019, 2021-2024).