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Coding and Signal Processing for Memories
Thomas J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY USA
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Professional Associations:  IEEE Communications Society  |  IEEE Information Theory Society


2010

Adaptive endurance coding for NAND Flash
A. Jagmohan, M. M. Franceschini, L. A. Lastras-Montano, J. P. Karidis
Proc. Globecom ACTEMT 2010, pp. 1841--1845

Phase change memory technology
Geoffrey W. Burr, Matthew J. Breitwisch, Michele Franceschini, Davide Garetto, Kailash Gopalakrishnan, Bryan Jackson, Bulent Kurdi, Chung Lam, Luis A. Lastras, Alvaro Padilla, Bipin Rajendran, Simone Raoux, Rohit S. Shenoy
Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology 28(2), 223, Google Patents, 2010
US Patent 7,759,669

Density Evolution-Based Analysis and Design of LDPC Codes with A Priori Information
M Martalo, G Ferrari, A Abrardo, M Franceschini, R Raheli
Proc. ITA Workshop, 2010

Information theory based design of phase-change memories
M Franceschini, LA Lastras-Montano, J P Karidis, A Jagmohan
Proc. ITA Workshop (ITA 2010)

Improving read performance of phase change memories via write cancellation and write pausing
M K Qureshi, M M Franceschini, L A Lastras-Montano
Proc of the 16th International Symposium on High Performance Computer Architecture (HPCA-16), 2010

Superposition coding in rewritable channels
LA Lastras-Montano, T Mittelholzer, M Franceschini
Information Theory and Applications workshop (ITA2010), pp. 1--9


2009

Fundamental Performance Limits of Communications Systems Impaired by Impulse Noise
R Pighi, M Franceschini, G Ferrari, R Raheli
IEEE Transactions on Communications 57(1), 171, 2009

Detection by Multiple Trellises
M Franceschini, G Ferrari, R Raheli
IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON COMMUNICATIONS 57(3), 2009

On the lifetime of multilevel memories
LA Lastras-Montano, M Franceschini, T Mittelholzer, J Karidis, M Wegman
Information Theory, 2009, pp. 1224--1228

LDPC Coded Modulations
M Franceschini, G Ferrari, R Raheli
2009 - books.google.com, Springer Verlag

Enhancing lifetime and security of pcm-based main memory with start-gap wear leveling
M K Qureshi, J Karidis, M Franceschini, V Srinivasan, L Lastras, B Abali
Proceedings of the 42nd Annual IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Microarchitecture, pp. 14--23, 2009

Optimizing Channel Coding for Orthogonal Multiple Access Schemes with Correlated Sources
A Abrardo, G Ferrari, M Martalo, M Franceschini, R Raheli
Proc. Information Theory and Applications Workshop (ITA2009)

Rewritable channels with data-dependent noise
T Mittelholzer, M Franceschini, L A Lastras-Monta{~n}o, I M Elfadel, M Sharma
Communications, 2009, pp. 1--6


2008

Rewritable storage channels
LA Lastras-Montano, M Franceschini, T Mittelholzer, M Sharma
Proc. Information Theory and Applications (ISITA '08), pp. 7--10, 2008

Direct-Detection Optical DPSK
M Franceschini, G Bongiorni, G Ferrari, R Raheli
Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exposition and The National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference, 2008

On information theoretic aspects of single-and multi-carrier communications
M Franceschini, R Pighi, G Ferrari, R Raheli
Information Theory and Applications Workshop, 2008, pp. 94--99

State-Complexity Reduction in MLSD Receivers for Optical Communications With Direct Photodetection
M Franceschini, G Ferrari, R Raheli, F Meli, A Castoldi
J. Lightwave Technol26, 3497--3508, 2008


2007

Theoretical Performance Limits Limits of Optical DPSK Under Severe Chromatic Dispersion
M Franceschini, G Bongiorni, G Ferrari, R Raheli
ECOC 07 September 16-20, 2007 Berlin, Germany, VDE VERLAG GmbH

State-complexity reduction in MLSD receivers for direct-detection optical communications
M Franceschini, G Ferrari, R Raheli, F Meli, A Castoldi
ECOC 07 September 16-20, 2007 Berlin, Germany, VDE VERLAG GmbH

From information rate computation to communication system design
M Franceschini, R Pighi, G Ferrari, R Raheli
Information Theory and Applications Workshop (ITA2007), pp. 329--336

Post-detection nonlinear distortion for efficient MLSD in optical links
M Franceschini, G Ferrari, R Raheli, F Meli, A Castoldi
Optics Express 15(18), 11750--11755, OSA, 2007

Fundamental limits of electronic signal processing in direct-detection optical communications
M Franceschini, G Bongiorni, G Ferrari, R Raheli, F Meli, A Castoldi
Journal of Lightwave Technology 25(7), 1742--1753, OSA, 2007


2006

DESIGN OF LDPC- CODED MODULATIONS FOR FAST ITERATIVE DECODING
M Franceschini, G Ferrari, R Raheli
Proc. International Symposium on Communications, Control and Signal Processing (ISCCSP2006)

Fundamental performance limits for PLC systems impaired by impulse noise
R Pighi, M Franceschini, G Ferrari, R Raheli
Proceedings of International Symposium on Power-Line Communications and Its Applications (ISPLC06), pp. 277--282, 2006

LDPC-coded modulations: performance bounds and a novel design criterion
M Franceschini, G Ferrari, R Raheli
Proc. International Symposium on Turbo Codes (ISTC2006), pp. 9


Does the performance of LDPC codes depend on the channel?
M Franceschini, G Ferrari, R Raheli
IEEE Transactions on Communications 54(12), 2129, IEEE INSTITUTE OF ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONICS, 2006


2005

A low-complexity DQPSK detection algorithm for fading channels
G Ferrari, M Franceschini, R Raheli, M Bellini
Wireless Communication Systems, 2005, pp. 190--194

High-SNR mutual information of dense constellations
M Franceschini, G Ferrari, R Raheli
IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference, 2005

Detection by multiple trellises: an effective approach to phase-uncertain communications
M Franceschini, G Ferrari, R Raheli, A Curtoni
IST Mobile & Wireless Communications Summit, 2005

A novel class of low-complexity SISO algorithms for phase-uncertain communications
M Franceschini, G Ferrari, R Raheli, A Curtoni
Information Theory, 2005, pp. 363--367

EXIT chart-based design of LDPC codes for inter-symbol interference channels
M Franceschini, G Ferrari, R Raheli
Proceedings of the IST Mobile & Wireless Communications Summit (IST2005), pp. 19--23

Serial concatenation of LDPC codes and differential modulations
M Franceschini, G Ferrari, R Raheli, A Curtoni
IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications 23(9), 1758--1768, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc, 445 Hoes Ln, Piscataway, NJ, 08854-1331, USA,, 2005


2004