Yahya Hussain Ezzeldin

About me

I am a PhD student at the Electrical Engineering Department, University of California Los Angeles working with Prof. Christina Fragouli . I am a member of the Laboratory of Algorithmic Research on Network Information flow.

Before joining UCLA, I received my Bachelor's and Masters degrees from Alexandria Univeristy in Electronics and Communications Engineering in 2011 and 2014,respectively where I was supervised by Prof. Karim Seddik. I was a summer student intern at EPFL during the summer of 2013.

Research Interests

My current research interests are in information theory, statistics and algorithms with applications in physical cooperation and adaptation in wireless networks.


Postal AddressEngineering IV Building, Room 63-149
University of California Los Angeles
420 Westwood Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594

Email Addressyezzeldin@ucla.edu



  • June 2019:
    Our paper "Network Simplification in Half-Duplex: Building on Submodularity" has been accepted for publication in IEEE Transactions on Information Theory
  • April 2018:
    Our two papers on 1-2-1 (mmWave) networks got accepted for ISIT 2018.
  • August 2017:
    Our paper on Half-Duplex routing got accepted for Allerton 2017.
  • July 2017:
    Our paper on Distributed Computing got accepted for ITW 2017.
  • April 2017:
    Our paper on Half-Duplex Scheduling got accepted for ISIT 2017.